Category: 2010 posts

A Year of Firsts

As my school year draws closer to the end, I have been reflecting on what an amazing year of firsts it has been for me. My first year of blogging. I started this blog back in January with my first post wondering if I could keep this blogging lark going. The number of half written
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USTREAM in the classroom

My class enjoyed another first this week, communicating their learning via USTREAM. It was through reading this post from Chris Betcher that I had the idea, he had used it at his school to showcase an infants class. My co-teacher Pru and I decided to test it out with our end of year drama presentations.
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2010 Edublogs awards

The 2010 Edublog Awards are open for nomination. They are held to celebrate the achievements of edubloggers, twitterers, podcasters, video makers, online communities, wiki hosts and other web based users of educational technology. As a primary school teacher my own personal learning and growth this year has been phenomenal. Much of what I have learned
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Report writing season

Term four will end in approximately four weeks time at which point Australian parents, students and teachers alike will collectively give a sigh of relief and head to the beaches or the hills for six weeks of summer holidays. Until then though, for teachers, it is report writing season. In Australia, these will be our
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