Netvibes is an all-in-one dashboard intelligence platform useful for teachers and students. It is used as a real-time-social-media monitoring and community portal in education. Netvibes is an effective tool for teachers as it allows them to customize personalized dashboards that can be shared individually or on a system. Students are able to access this Web 2.0 tool as well as create their own.
5.8.2 THE WATSON-CRICK MODEL OF DNA
a) Explain the advantages of DNA replicating exactly
b) Explain the advantages and disadvantages of DNA mutating
c) Identify that information is transferred as DNA on chromosomes when cells reproduce themselves
d) Identify genes are part of DNA
e) Identify the role of genes and environmental factors in determining the features of an organism
4/5.18 PRESENTING INFORMATION
b) Select and use an appropriate medium to present data and information.
Students create a NetVibe at the start of a new topic, for example a topic on DNA. As the topic progresses, students are required to add useful websites, new important information to their modules. This will engage students as students collaborate with each other. It is a very useful tool for revision at the end of the topic.