Assessment Technology in Primary Physical Education
Cross-Curricular Integrating Technology/Media Studies
Cross-curricular language/science and social studies projects using technology.
Keyword(s):media literacy, science, social studies, technology
iPads for Inclusion
Identification of the key needs of IEP learners vis-à-vis the new AMDSB inclusion model, with a focus on teacher and support staff best practices related to supporting these learners with iPad-based technology, rather than traditional SERT withdrawal
Keyword(s):inclusion, ipads, scribe/reader accommodation
Illuminating our Learning
An exploration of the role of iPad minis to deepen and enhance learning. Students learn how to use apps on iPad minis for writing and communicating, as well as documenting their learning. Students tweet out reflections of learning to parents.
Keyword(s):communication, inquiry, ipads, tweeting, writing
Using Technology to Create Inquiry-Based Lessons in Grade 9 Science
The focus of the project was to develop the Grade 9 Science Astronomy Unit. Using the Halton Cloud (Google Drive), teachers collaborated to put together an outline, and 15 specific lesson plans including all resources required to complete each one.
Keyword(s):astronomy, grade 9, science, space, technology