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Sequencing skills using iPads

Sequencing skills using iPads

This resource is aimed at teachers using iPads with students to provide ideas and inspiration for iPad activities in class. It’s suitable for all levels of teaching experience and digital skill, from new starters to experienced digital leaders. It can also be used as a general CPD resource for developing teaching skills, as the ideas suggested are not reliant on digital devices. Sequencing is an important thinking skill for students to develop. The first page of the resource provides the rationale for sequencing as a teaching concept and ideas to try out with suggested apps, along with differentiated levels of challenge for students to practise this skill. We’ve linked iOS apps but the ideas are adaptable to non-iOS / BYOD digital classrooms too. The second page provides some subject-specific ideas for lesson activities (our apologies if we’ve missed out your subject area!). We hope you’ll find some iPad teaching & learning inspiration here! About us: we’re developing a classroom app, Sparkjar, for use in iPad schools. We’ve made these free resources because we want to give something back to teachers whilst we raise the profile of Sparkjar. We hope you find them useful as part of your iPad teaching toolkit. There’s a link to our website in the resource - if you want to check us out, please do.
Sparkjarapp
Developing student explanations w/iPads

Developing student explanations w/iPads

This resource is aimed at teachers using iPads with students to provide ideas and inspiration for iPad activities in class. It’s suitable for all levels of digital skill, from new starters to experienced digital leaders. It can also be used as a general CPD resource for developing teaching skills, as the ideas suggested are not reliant on digital devices. The first page provides information about the teaching concept (explanation skills) and ideas for different levels of challenge when planning explanation activities with students. The second page gives simple ideas to try out with suggested apps. We’ve linked iOS apps but the ideas are adaptable to non-iOS / BYOD digital classrooms too. The third page gives some subject-specific teaching ideas (sorry if we’ve missed your subject area out!). We hope you’ll find some iPad teaching & learning inspiration here! About us: we’re developing a classroom app, Sparkjar, for use in iPad schools. We’ve made these free resources because we want to give something back to teachers whilst we raise the profile of Sparkjar. We hope you find them useful as part of your iPad teaching toolkit. There’s a link to our website in the resource - if you want to check us out, please do.
Sparkjarapp
Digital Storytelling - iPad ideas

Digital Storytelling - iPad ideas

This resource is aimed at teachers using iPads with students to provide ideas and inspiration for iPad activities in class. It’s suitable for all levels of digital skill, from new starters to experienced digital leaders. The first page provides information about the teaching concept (storytelling) and ideas for the different forms a digital story can take. The second page gives simple ideas to try out with suggested apps. We’ve linked iOS apps but the ideas are adaptable to non-iOS / BYOD digital classrooms too. We hope you’ll find some iPad teaching & learning inspiration here! About us: we’re developing a classroom app, Sparkjar, for use in iPad schools. We’ve made these free resources because we want to give something back to teachers whilst we raise the profile of Sparkjar. We hope you find them useful as part of your iPad teaching toolkit. There’s a link to our website in the resource - if you want to check us out, please do.
Sparkjarapp
GCSE ICT

GCSE ICT

The very best from gwhiting7 and his award winning GCSE ICT Resources, including: Workbook (usually £13.50) Individual worksheets on a range of topics (usually £2 each) Mind-maps (usually £4 each) Wordsearches/crosswords (usually £4 each) Fillable assessment forms (usually £3 each) Read my reviews - all top quality resources that can be used for KS3, 4 and 5.
gwhiting7
Internet Safety - The Dark Web

Internet Safety - The Dark Web

An hour long, fully resourced lesson focusing on the dangers posed by the dark web, the differences between the dark and the visible web and consequences of online criminal activity. This resource pack includes an hour long Powerpoint, differentiated challenge activities, worksheets, clips and literacy focus tasks. These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes). This lesson could be used for PSHE, Citizenship or Life Skills. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
EC_Resources
Computer Science AQA GCSE (9-1) Paper 2 exam preparation workbooks

Computer Science AQA GCSE (9-1) Paper 2 exam preparation workbooks

This is the most comprehensive set of resources which entirely cover the AQA GCSE (9-1) Computer Science (8520) - Paper 2 examination. These workbooks exactly match the AQA syllabus and include the theory as well as tasks to complete and the answers. Ideal to be used in a classroom, to set for homework or as a self-study aid for teacher’s who feel they need to become more confident with the subject matter. Includes 5 separate PDF documents covering the following areas Fundamentals of data representation Computer systems Fundamentals of computer networks Fundamentals of cyber security Ethical, legal and environmental impacts of digital technology on wider society, including issues of privacy Usually these high-quality, detailed workbooks sell for £20 each but by purchasing them as a bundle you can get all 5 workbooks for only £60, saving you a massive £40.
nwilkin
Web Questions - PowerPoint Task

Web Questions - PowerPoint Task

A simple, quick interactive PowerPoint presentations that asks students to answer some web based questions. The resource can be used as a starter or plenary in an ICT or computer studies lesson. (The second slide shows the answers).
conxxion
Using micro:bit for data logging and modelling, How-to Guide Bloodhound SSC

Using micro:bit for data logging and modelling, How-to Guide Bloodhound SSC

Written by Adrian Oldknow (CCITE) for the Bloodhound Project, This comprehensive guide helps you set up your micro:bit for physics practicals recording temperature, light intensity and more. The BLOODHOUND Project is a global Engineering Adventure, using a 1,000mph World Land Speed Record attempt to inspire the next generation to enjoy, explore and get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. For more information on our inspiring workshops, activities, videos, and resources, visit www.bloodhoundssc.com, or follow us on twitter: @Bloodhound_EDU.
Bloodhound_EDU
Fonts Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover ICT Computing Computer Science

Fonts Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover ICT Computing Computer Science

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Fonts’. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean