Resources

Sharing ideas: developing wikis

Sharing ideas: developing wikis

This course looks at how you can make the most of wikis within the primary school curriculum.

Level: Primary

Learning together: introducing wikis

Learning together: introducing wikis

This introductory course shows how to make basic use of a wiki and how wikis can be used to support learners in collaborative activities in the secondary classroom.

Level: Secondary

Project management in the IT industry

Project management in the IT industry

This secondary course introduces the principles of project management, including an explanation of the project lifecycle and the tools and techniques used by IT project managers in business and ...

Level: Post 16

Using a VLE to improve parental engagement

Using a VLE to improve parental engagement

Broadband connectivity and implementing a VLE has enabled students, parents and teachers to stay in touch, despite the 350 square mile catchment area across rural Dartmoor.

Level: Secondary

  • Vle
  • Learning platform
  • Parental engagement
  • Mle
  • Connectivity
Skype: supporting children with metacognitive learning

Skype: supporting children with metacognitive learning

Using Skype as a tool in kindergarten to support meta-cognitive learning.

Level: Primary

  • Skype
  • Early years
  • Metacognition
  • Kindergarten
Hosting your own BAFTAs

Hosting your own BAFTAs

How to organise and co-ordinate your own BAFTAs event. It is aimed to inspire you to create a similar event in your own school in order to bridge gaps between using ICT in school and at home ...

Level: Primary

  • Community
  • Projects
  • Movie making
  • Baftas
Using Wallwisher to explore ideas during a lesson

Using Wallwisher to explore ideas during a lesson

Wallwisher is an online notice-board maker. Think of it like having post-it notes that can be stored electronically.

Level: Cross-phase

  • Wallwisher
  • Discussion
Creating games for younger children

Creating games for younger children

This case study describes how I evaluated a new piece of software for creating games with Year 2 and Year 4 children. The aim was to determine whether it could be used to support learning and ...

Level: Primary

  • Games
  • Ks1
  • Ks2
  • Games design
  • 2 simple
Cloud computing explained: The cloud with the silver lining!

Cloud computing explained: The cloud with the silver lining!

How to use cloud computing creatively

Level: Cross-phase

  • Collaborative
  • Cloud computing
  • Cloud
Kinect™, Kindles™, Know How and Learning Impact!

Kinect™, Kindles™, Know How and Learning Impact!

This case study brings together resources and knowledge shared at the Kinect™, Kindles™, Know How and Learning Impact! events held in 2011. These sessions provided an opportunity to ...

Level: Primary

  • Kinect
  • Reading
  • Kindles