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Digital Technologies in the Classroom - Activities to turn your students into creators of digital solutions

ISBN: 9781776554379
Code: 51031


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Digital Technologies in the Classroom provides engaging lessons directly aligned to Australian standards. Covering all primary levels and linking to other curriculum areas, the varied lesson plans include both plugged activities that use digital devices and activities that develop understanding through unplugged means. Many suggestions to prompt and guide constructive class discussions are featured, along with innovative and fun ideas for extension.

Pages: 60 | Ages: 5-12

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About the Authors

Scott Balliet started his teaching career in America and has had a wide variety of teaching experiences in Australia since 2005. He is currently a Leading Teacher at Courtenay Gardens Primary School in Victoria where he teaches Multimedia/Digital Technologies. In addition to his specialist role, he also assists staff with using technology in the classroom as well as supervises a daily, student-run television show at his school. Several years ago, Scott helped his school win the Victorian Curriculum Innovations Award for their innovative use of technology and he has written over 10 books on various aspects of movie-making, Leadership and using technology in the classroom. In addition, he organises educational podcasts on Digital Technology topics - these are free for other schools to participate in at various times throughout the year.
Rebecca Rattigan teaches primary school students in Victoria, Australia, with a particular focus on early years, art and digital technologies. Through combining of her love of teaching with advancing technology, she has become a passionate and knowledgeable teacher of digital technology. Her wide range of professional development opportunities have included Smartboard lesson ideas, incorporating iPads in the classroom and aligning technology with art. Rebecca started teaching in south China, working with students from middle school up to Year 10. .

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