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Getting "Handy" in the classroom with technology integration

Welcome to ICT 4 Science!! Thank you for attending our presentations at STAO 2008! As promised, you can locate the PowerPoint presentations as well as other information related to our STAO 2008 demonstrations below!! Please feel free to contact us if you need further information OR have any questions!

Dr. Candace Figg
Dr. Kamini Jaipal-Jamani
Dr. Robin Ward-McCartney

 

Demonstration #1

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Demonstration #2



Integrating ICT into the Science Curriculum: Strategies to Support K-8 Science Skills and Concepts

Round'em Up with Roundhouse Diagrams : Techniques for Building Scientific Concepts

(PPT version OR PDF version) (PPT version OR PDF version)

Links Used in the Demonstrations

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS:
eFieldTrips
Internet4classrooms.com
ExtremeScience.com
WEBQUESTS:
WebQuest.org
Quest Garden (WebQuest Creation Tool)
CONCEPT MAPS
Inspiration
SmartIdeas
DATABASE INVESTIGATIONS
Tinkerplots
TIMELAPSE EBOOKS
Wikipedia

Haworth Village Pea Seed Germinating
Haworth Village Full Moon Rising
VIDEO
YouTube
OR TeacherTube
United Streaming
Apple
GAMES & SIMULATIONS
ReadWriteThink
The Virtual Body
Cells Alive
Build a Volcano
Electricity (Click on DEMO link in Set 1)
Explore Learning

See the QuickSteps for directions on how to create your own Edublog, Treasure Hunt, Scavenger Hunt, and Virtual Field Trip. Here are a few other tip sheets!

#1: Saving YouTube Videos for use in student projects
#2: Creating an eBook (Using PowerPoint)

Copyright 2002-2011 Handy4Class Project


Candace Figg, PhD
Brock University
Faculty of Education, Teacher Education Department
500 Glenridge, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada L2S 3A1
(905.688.5550, x5347)


Jenny Burson, EdD
University of Texas at Austin (retired)
Education Department, Curriculum and Instruction
jburson@mail.utexas.edu