Design a Classroom - A Design and Technology Lesson for Years 1 & 2 - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary of Technology Activity: This design and technology activity requires students to explore explore and analyse systems within the classroom. Learning focuses on the functionality of the classroom’s layout. In lesson one, students are asked to contribute to a discussion, providing reasons for the current placement of classroom furniture and systems. Students are then encouraged to […]
Belair On Display – Hands on Design and Technology
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Mathematics Unit - My Dream Home: Financial, Measurement and Problem Solving Lessons - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary of Unit of Work: The focus of this unit is to apply measurement concepts within a real life scenario. Students design their own dream house while using many mathematical and design processes with the final outcome being a complete house design with all costing included. The unit draws on both mathematical and design concepts […]
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Plant Identification Apps: Yard Mapping for Kids
A fun outdoor STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) activity for kids is yard mapping. Identifying plants and drawing a map of your yard, the park or a nature trail can be a great way to stimulate that growing brain this summer. This post contains affiliate links, see disclosures for more information. When kids need a reference guide, I'm generally the "let's look it up in a book" old-fashioned type of person. But, technology is at our fingertips and can be super useful if used…
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Habitat Network, a free online citizen science platform, invites people to map their outdoor space, share it with others, and learn more about supporting wildlife and improving backyard habitat in cities and towns across the country.
The 'Book Creator' App was seen being used during Professional Experience - yet another wonderful application! Students can creatively put together 'books' of information they're researching and present them using a modern overhead projector linked to a TV/SmartBoard, etc. Students love using this app! Very engaging, relates to ACARA and can be used for all Year levels
The App 'Pages' was seen used during Professional Experience - a great tool for students! They use it in-class to create documents of information they're researching (individually or as a group). Relates to many areas of the Australian Curriculum and can be used across all Year levels!