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Thumann Resources. Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... The Interactive Classroom. So you are probably aware of how your printer stores and uses ink and how to refill it.

The Interactive Classroom

And you probably wonder why it costs so much for an ink cartridge... It is generally the most expensive liquid you will buy in terms of dollar per litre - including designer perfume. Our epson printer is an older wireless epson T40W - it was costing approx $60-$70 for a full set of Epson cartridges or about $40 for a full set of 3rd cartridges. Considering that I like to print photos and my partner is a relief teacher and tends to print out school worksheets by the 30's as she has no access to a photocopier at the school. We tend to go through ink a bit.... I think the worst part is running out right in the middle of printing something at 1am or having to brave the weekend shops only to find they don't have that cartridge... aside from the exorbitant price...

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom. 2009 October. Why You Should Make Your Lessons Fun Posted on October 24, 2009 by mrrobbo This video is simply excellent and certainly supports the notion that we will choose to do that which we find fun over that which is dull and boring anyday.

2009 October

Thankfully, this has always remained at the forefront of my mind when planning my lessons. So what do you think? Isn’t it so true? Thanks to Why You Should Make Your Lessons Fun. Imagination Prompt Generator: Random Writing Blog Prompts, Write. Writing Prompts : The Imagination Prompt Generator Are you sad?

Imagination Prompt Generator: Random Writing Blog Prompts, Write

Why? Get next prompt Push-Button Prompts Since 2005 As Featured on Take as much time with each prompt as you need, or set a 10-minute writing timer. Home. ICT in my Classroom. Oct 19 2009 My Interesting Ways to Use series has been really successful.

ICT in my Classroom

I measure their success in how useful they are to teachers and other educators in helping with professional development. I say “My” in the loosest sense of ownership really, as with all of the presentations they belong to us all. I just kickstart them and point them off in the right direction. They have been a great example of crowdsourcing good quality classroom ideas and it has been great fun connecting with all of the people who have taken time to add an idea. My Reflection on #28daysofwriting February 28, 2015 – 4:23 pm It was in about early January when I began to mull over the idea of getting back into a writing habit.

I wanted to renew the discussion and connectedness I enjoyed through my blog and get myself writing regularly again. The #28daysofwriting idea sprang from that desire. What Makes People Creative? February 27, 2015 – 9:10 pm. 35+ Educational Games and Games Re. 1.

35+ Educational Games and Games Re

XP Math is a good place to find math games, math videos, math worksheets, and math e-books. The games section of XP Math offers games for basic arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and probability. Create an account on XP Math and you can keep track of your scores. 2. Word Twist is an online version of the popular board game, Boggle. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Digital Tools for Teachers. Star Child - Learning for Young As. Star Child, produced by NASA, is an online learning center for young astronomers and their teachers.

Star Child - Learning for Young As

Star Child offers content designed on two levels for younger and older elementary school students. Star Child has activities that students can do independently online and offline activities that students and teachers can do together. One of the great things about Star Child is that each student information page contains an audio recording (in Quicktime) explaining the content to students. These audio recordings make Star Child accessible to students regardless of reading ability. For ESL/ EFL students, Star Child is available in German, Italian, Portuguese, and is soon to be available in Spanish. Teachers at the middle school and high school levels looking for Astronomy lesson ideas should visit NASA's Imagine the Universe website. Here are a couple of related resources that might be of interest to you:NASA Quests and ChallengesNine Planets - Tour of the Solar System.

Classroom 2.0. Tim Rylands' Blog - to baldly go....... Using ICT to inspire. Examples of descriptive writing from Tim's class. Make a Screen Saver for your IWB. Cation Network Australia - The Social Media Guide. Skype Other Classrooms! This page has been set up to help you make connections with classes who are interesting in having Skype conversations with other classes.

Skype Other Classrooms!

It’s be sorted by time zone, Grade level and subjects. This list was started Dec 18, 2008 and date last updated is shown at the top of the spreadsheet (educators details were added/old information removed –including those where it wasn’t clear whether the educator was still active)! Looking for Ideas? Check Out Our Class Blog List! Have you checked out the Check Out Class Blogs and Skype Other Classrooms!

Looking for Ideas? Check Out Our Class Blog List!

Pages on this blog? We now have over 150 different types of class blogs on the Check Out Class Blogs page and contact details for over 35 educators interested in connecting with other classrooms on the Skype Other Classrooms! Mozilla Firefox. Tamaki Achievement Pathway. The Manaiakalani Project The Vision To create lifelong literate learners who are confident and connected anytime, anywhere, any place; ready for employment in tomorrow’s market and contributing positively to their community.

Tamaki Achievement Pathway

Description In practice, this vision intends that every student from Years 5 to 13 within the Tāmaki catchment will have a wireless-enabled net device and the ability to access school-based internet services from their home and school. Classroom 2.0 LIVE! Grandview Elementary School Blog. Jane's E-Learning Pick of the Day.