Digital Fluency 

Across school facilitator: Janine Higgins (janineh@waimeaint.school.nz)

Digital Fluency Links

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Link to Waimea Kāhui Ako Learning Week
Digital Technologies Curriculum presentation
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Digital Technologies Curriculum

 

Digital Technologies curriculum online: achievement objectives, progress outcomes, links and resources.

University of Canterbury

CS Unplugged is a collection of free teaching material that teaches Computer Science through engaging games and puzzles that use cards, string, crayons and lots of running around.

Digital technology curriculum readiness tool. 

Online professional development, free login, readings, videos, tools and presentations for leaders to use with staff.

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Technology Online  is a branch or tki.org that provides examples of teaching and learning and provides curriculum support materials.

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The Connected Learning Advisory website contains links and resources for the Digital Technology curriculum and digital fluency for teachers and leaders.

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Complete a series of online modules covering how to teach the new Digital Technologies Curriculum, featuring videos and lesson plan downloads.  Free if you register before 29th July, otherwise $40.

Readings and Research

 

Learning and Teaching

 
tki.org
Blended Learning

 Image Creative Commons CC-BY Giulia Forsythe flic.kr/p/ngwwNL

Online Safety and Bullying

 
tki.org
Digital Citizenship
netsafe.org

Information for parents and teachers: Netsafe.org.nz is a New Zealand website with up-to-date information about cybersafety in New Zealand.

Guide to how to keep information safe online, including social media sites.  Useful for both students and parents.

A game, with video clips and activities to promote being cybersmart.

netsafe.org

Hector’s World® activities and resources are designed to help younger children learn about online safety. Resources are free and are intended to maximise the digital citizenship learning.

Netsmartz NS Teens

Videos, games and information about the effects of the choices you make online.

common sense

Common Sense Media

Digital Compass Game.

Animated game about making choices.

Information on bullying, cyberbullying and what you can do about it.

Digital Writing Tools and Links

 
Presentation Tools
Punctuation, Spelling and Grammar
Writing Inspiration
Support

These are just a few of the many online tools freely available to support and inspire writing. 
You are welcome to email me any links you know of and I'll add them here (janineh@waimeaint.school.nz)

Blog Posts and Short Videos About Teaching Writing