Category Archives: Technology

CUEBC 2015 WORKSHOP SLIDES: TECHNOLOGY IN THE HUMANITIES CLASSROOM

TECHNOLOGY IN THE HUMANITIES CLASSROOM [pdf download of slides] NB: update! I can no longer recommend Kidblog as it is no longer free   QUICK LINKS BELOW WIKISPACES: Discussion Forums Google Calendar for Homework & Due Dates Vetted Resources for your … Continue reading

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STUDENTS SHARING LEARNING IN THE BIG SCARY WORLD

Rarely do I get a chance to see and hear about how my learners’ work has been shared beyond my desk.  I think it would be pretty accurate to say that most students’ assignments and projects, despite the many hours … Continue reading

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FOUND POETRY…an exercise in creating original content with technology

So we’re studying William Golding’s Lord of the Flies and I wanted to celebrate Poetry Appreciation month.  In order to practise the techniques and refine students’ work, I had them practice by first working in groups.  Then we would all … Continue reading

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LEARNING TECH RESOURCES FROM YOUR LTM

Here are some Learning Technologies resources for you that I have compiled.  I will continually update this list.  Please let me know if any links become broken. I) THE LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES MENTORS’ OFFICIAL SITE II) iPADS, APPS, MOBILE DEVICES RESOURCES/LINKS: … Continue reading

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MIRRORING YOUR iPAD or iPHONE WITH THE REFLECTOR APP

The Reflector App from Ms K Linda, Learning Technologies Mentor for the VSB, tries out the Reflector App (10 minute trial mode).  The Reflector App is a good alternative to Apple TV.  It AirPlay mirrors (wirelessly) your iPad2 (or newer), … Continue reading

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Dell XPS Duo 12 Ultrabook: Tech review

Hi y’all, I just realized yesterday that my personal iPhone5’s storage is full! Full of video clips of things my students are doing in class and especially video clips of my tech reviews. The phone is very new. I got … Continue reading

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ENGAGING OUR LEARNERS WITH WIKIS AND BLOGS: Podcast

Engaging Our Learners with Blogs and Wikis from Ms K on Vimeo. Linda, Learning Technologies Mentor for the Vancouver School Board, discusses the power of wikis and blogs for engaging students and promoting lifelong learning

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