Through this free app and a simple printed image, Anatomy 4D transports students, teachers, medical professionals, and anyone who wants to learn about the body, into an interactive 4D experience of human anatomy. Visually stunning and completely interactive.
A journey inside the human body and heart, revealing our organs, skeleton, muscles, and body systems.
To get started, email, print, or save any set of target images from the “Target Library” inside the app from the main menu. A body of knowledge.
Day Two and what a delightful day of lessons with Goodleigh C of E Primary School pupils, their teachers and visiting colleagues from across North Devon.
We had the pleasure of working with all Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Goodleigh pupils. The day started with the Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6 pupils, where they shared their ideas with confidence and skill as we explored a virtual world in Myst IV:Revelation. Continue Reading
The colour bands, in this visualization, The Evolution of The Web, work in multiple languages & represent the interaction between web technologies & browsers, which brings to life the many powerful web apps we use daily.
The web is a growing universe of interlinked pages and apps, teeming with videos, photos, and interactive content. What the average user doesn’t see is the interplay of web technologies and browsers that makes all this possible.
An INSET Day at Goodleigh C of E Primary School, Goodleigh, Barnstaple, the first of our two days working alongside the staff, and children, from across the school and neighbouring schools: Pathfield School, Shirwell Community Primary, Georgeham C of E Primary, Holywell C of England Primary, Ashleigh C of E Primary, St Helens C of E Primary Abbotstown, Pilton Infants, Bratton Fleming Community Prinary, West Down School, Ilfracombe Infants and Orchard Vale Community Primary.
Today, we got all digital, with the staff, with stunning views all around us. Continue Reading
A while back, it was surprising, and slightly spooky, to receive an email from Tim, …sent a year before.
It read simply “Hi there Tim. It works“!
Back To The Future may be a favourite films but, what the hoverboard, is this now?!
Visit FutureMe and work out the rest and how you could use it to remind yourself of events ahead, or in a creative way in lessons. We’ve road tested it (Took a year folks!) and have set up 2 more already. Wonder if we will still have the same email address in 2019? A message of encouragement from a past self might be just what is needed.
Following yesterday’s day with the children, today an INSET Day at Coleshill C of E Primary.
Thank you again to Andy Kershaw, head teacher, for sharing these thoughts:
The main reason for inviting Tim to Coleshill C of E Primary School was the fact that my daughter and daughter-in-law, who are both teachers, had attended one of Tim’s courses. They had spoken about how inspirational and motivational the courses had been. They enthused about staff being empowered by the course to have a different perspective on the practical and the creative use of IT and media in education.
Coleshill C of E Primary School is continually striving to actively engage our pupils in an exciting and dynamic way which is relevant to the 21st Century. We believe that Tim will be able to inspire our staff in a fun and meaningful way.
Appshed allows teachers, or learners, to create free, online, apps, that can be accessed by mobile devices or online browsers
It is very straight forward to use and has the potential to allow learners to become ‘creators of technology, not just consumers’.
The free student account offers: 1 user, 50MB storage, Unlimited App Downloads, Public/private apps, and is Ad-free.
Worth investigating before deciding whether to dig deeper maybe?
PawsExplore is a website which provides up to date e-safety information. Although there aren’t a wealth of resources, as ICT co-ordinator I have found the visual ideas a great starting point to generate our own school ideas for e-safety.
For example, we will be creating a competition for our children to create their own monitor displays for the dos and the don’ts of e-safety.
The only issue that some schools have faced is that the site may be blocked
because of the word created by the end of paws and the beginning of explore.
Very useful in terms of creating a foundation for e-safety (and also helping towards our e-safety award evidence!)
Tiffany Thorpe, Coleshill Primary
Our first of two days at Coleshill C of E Primary, Coleshill. Today, we took off on two explorations of digital worlds, one with upper Key Stage 2 children, and a brave excursion with Year 2 travellers ~ Superb analog responses to remarkable digital stimuli. Continue Reading
We have mentioned a couple of great ways of watching YouTube, and other, film sites, free from distractions.
Here’s another: the Google Chrome gem “Turn Off The Lights”, means that with one click on the lamp button, the entire page will fade to dark, (with many adjustable options) so you can watch the video as if you were in the cinema. Click again, the page will return back as normal.