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ComicLife


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The first example of ComicLife has been downloaded from http://plasq.com/comiclife/gallery/ while the second idea has been developed by a Te Whakatipuranga Hou Cluster member, Polly from Omanu School. This is a fabulous example of ways to think outside the square with this tool. For more go to http://tewhakatipurangahouictpdcluster.wikispaces.com/Comic+Life

For more examples, go to http://heymilly.wikispaces.com/Comic+Life and http://educationalsoftware.wikispaces.com/Desktop+Publishing

Blogs

http://room23writing.blogspot.com/

Meadowbank Room 23 Writing

Wikis

http://bbimathex.wikispaces.com/
Great example of a wiki used for maths from Lenva Shearing, Bucklands Beach Intermediate.

Movie Making


Can a bunch of school kids really change the world in five minutes a day? This class of primary school kids demonstrate over the course of a week that it only takes five minutes a day to make a positive impact—from recycling to planting fruit and veg and telling jokes.

VoiceThread


Marnie Thomas has continued to use the define and compare and contrast maps, and now she is trying to extend into using more relational maps. This link will take you to the cluster blog where she has posted her class part/whole map and associated writing using voicethread.