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Teacher's Guide On How to Use iPad to Give Digital Feedback to Students

Teacher's Guide On How to Use iPad to Give Digital Feedback to Students | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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9 Tips for Teaching Coding in the Classroom - The Edvocate

9 Tips for Teaching Coding in the Classroom - The Edvocate | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
As coding becomes an increasingly coveted skill, schools all over the world are deciding to teach their students how to code. This is a excellent idea, as having coding skills could pay huge dividends later on in life. However, pre-service teachers do not usually learn how to teach coding in their college teacher education programs. Many teachers have difficulty learning and then teaching coding skills to their students. In response, we decided to write an article that gives teachers some practical suggestions on how to teach coding in a classroom. Do your research. There are literally thousands of organizations that ;
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Coding in the Primary Music Classroom DT17PER

Watch full video here: http://bit.ly/2uCcW2h Preview - Coding in the Primary Music Classroom. Presented by Cheryl Burgemeister at DAYTiME 2017 in Perth
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ICT vs Digital Technologies | Digital Technologies Hub

ICT vs Digital Technologies | Digital Technologies Hub | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
ICT VS DT Information including blog article, video and infographic
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Teachers need more support if digital curriculum is to have a point

Teachers need more support if digital curriculum is to have a point | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
I was reading an article yesterday designed to reassure teachers about the new digital curriculum. The article said, in effect, “Don’t worry, you don’t need to understand coding t…
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Ozobot Evo - Fun Program and Coding Robots for Kids

A fun way for kids to learn code and programming. This small robot can fit in your hand and gives hours of fun and learning for kids. Great STEM activities
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EBOOKS | TOP FREE EBOOKS - #1 SOURCE FOR FREE EBOOK DOWNLOADS — Coding and Robotics for K-5 with Dash & Dot -...

EBOOKS | TOP FREE EBOOKS - #1 SOURCE FOR FREE EBOOK DOWNLOADS — Coding and Robotics for K-5 with Dash & Dot -... | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
Coding and Robotics for K-5 with Dash & Dot - Wonder Workshop | Education |999943895
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The Free Online Timeline Maker Is Here: Instant...

The Free Online Timeline Maker Is Here: Instant... | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
“Office Timeline is a free timeline maker PowerPoint add-in that allows you to easily create and share beautiful simple timelines, gantt charts, and project schedules.”
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Working Together - Collaborate on Whiteboards

Working Together - Collaborate on Whiteboards | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
Whiteboard Lite is an app that has changed the way students work in my classroom. With a simple tap of a button, two iPads on the same wireless network can turn their screens into one. I h...
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This Insane New App Will Allow You To Read Novels In Under 90 Minutes | Elite Daily

This Insane New App Will Allow You To Read Novels In Under 90 Minutes | Elite Daily | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
“ The reading game is about to change forever. Boston-based software developer Spritz has been in "stealth mode" for three years, tinkering with their program and leasing it out to different ebooks, apps, and other platforms.”
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10 Apps for Math Fluency - Edutopia

10 Apps for Math Fluency - Edutopia | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
"In order for students to tackle the multi-step word problems they'll be asked to solve as early as elementary school, they need to have mastered their addition, subtraction and multiplication facts. By answering 4 + 12, 15 - 5, 9 x 7 and 18 / 3 quickly and accurately, students can focus on reading word problems to figure out what the question is asking them to do. There are tons of fun apps that help children build their math fluency through games and flashcards. Check out some of these fantastic math apps."
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10 New Educational iPad Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 New Educational iPad Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
"f you haven't seen them yet, here is a round-up of some good educational iPad apps that have been recently released. During my online meandering I come across hundreds of apps and I bookmark the ones I deem important to share here with you. the purpose behind these lists is to keep teachers and educators abreast of the latest releases in the world of educational iPad apps. Have a look and share with your colleagues."
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Rube Works: The Official Rube Goldberg Invention Game

Rube Works: The Official Rube Goldberg Invention Game | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
“Get Rube Works: The Official Rube Goldberg Invention Game on the Mac App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews. (Great news! @RubeWorks is now available on the Mac App Store!”
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Coding for kids activities ideas

Coding for kids activities ideas | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
Teachers resources for elementary - teachers resources for first grade classroom - SETS - Apps for download!
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How to teach robotics without a robot or even a computer!

Science lesson resources for kids from Preschool and Secondary school. Make science fun with Fizzics
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Beginner Tips for Coding with Students | Knowledge Quest

Beginner Tips for Coding with Students | Knowledge Quest | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
This month I am following up on my first post about edcamps as an option for professional development. Last month I attended Edcamp Library 2017 in Frisco, Texas. I got some great tips on coding with students. I am about to... Read More ›
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Home | Digital Technologies Hub

Home | Digital Technologies Hub | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
Support for the Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies with lesson plans, case studies, advice for school leaders, activities for students and for families. See links to the digital technologies industry events and programs. Get support with the development of computational thinking and coding skills in Australian students.
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Makey Makey Floor Piano project demo!

A quick demo of a floor piano built using the Makey Makey microcontroller and the scratch block-based programming language!
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Gesture Controlled Scratch Programming with Makey Makey

This is one of my favorite projects in our #evilmakeybook ! Last February, Jay Silver taught me how to make a gesture-controlled Scratch program and I a
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International Hour of Code program picks up steam in local schools - CapitalGazette.com

International Hour of Code program picks up steam in local schools - CapitalGazette.com | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
“The lesson starts with six cups. In groups of three, students in Michael Kovacs' class use one student as a robot and the other two to direct.”
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Only learning to code can stop technology from being the boss of us - TechRadar

Only learning to code can stop technology from being the boss of us - TechRadar | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
“By supporting the Hour of Code, Obama showed the next generation that they can take charge of the machines.”
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Transforming Teaching and Learning with iPads: Using Literature Circles With I-Pads

Transforming Teaching and Learning with iPads: Using Literature Circles With I-Pads | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
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Google Drive & Explain Everything-the Dynamic Duo

Google Drive & Explain Everything-the Dynamic Duo | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it

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9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Digitech @ SHPS | Scoop.it
"Google Drive is a powerful productivity suite with an increasing potential in education. From storing documents to creating stunning presentations and drawings, Google Drive empowers you with the necessary tools to enhance your productivity and augment your workflow. I have been sharing several guides and materials on how teachers can tap into the power of this platform and this section aggregates all I have shared in this regard so far."
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