Junior ICT Companion – A Review

While reading though the weekly TES mail-out I noticed a link to a pretty interesting site: Mr. S Haughton’s Junior ICT Companion. I’m not sure that I love it’s presentation / style as to me it looks a little dated and these kinds of things really matter to kids! It …

ICT in the Early Years Website

It’s the end of a week and I’m running short on energy for went for a surf to find some interesting ideas for the next couple of week’s ICT lessons. I eventually ended up having a look around this site: http://foundation.e2bn.org/ I’ve made a quick note of my thoughts to …

Stellarium – An Open-Source Planetarium

Stellarium is an open-source astronomy application for all platforms.┬áIn their words: Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It is being used in planetarium projectors. Just set …

Making Books From Wikipedia Content

This morning while going through my feeds I came across an article from MakeUseOf.com called How To Make Your Own Books From Wikipedia. It’s a great article that would be of use to many in education wishing to prepare background reading material. I’m thinking of following their instructions next time …

Online Colouring

Catching up on some of my feeds in Google Reader I came across a site for colouring in online. It is the last week of half-term for us here in Bangkok so was looking for a couple of fun activities for my 4 & 5 year olds for tomorrow’s ICT …