Planning • Saves valuable time “The use of ICT can reduce planning time substantially in the long term. It makes it much easier to share plans with colleagues, and also to re-use, copy or adapt plans.” Planning Guidance for Primary Teachers; DFES 2002
Planning • Enhanced through internet websites www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/schemes www.teachernet.gov.uk/teachingandlearning www.schoolsnet.com
Planning Year 4 Term 1
Resources • Quality, professional looking resources.
Resources • Access to internet resources www.primaryresources.co.uk www.ngfl.gov.uk www.espresso.co.uk/ - resources www.bbc.co.uk/learning www.ictgames.com/resources
Websites • Easy, efficient access • Wealth of resources available • Excellent information for research purposes • Activities that consolidate and extend learning
Weather www.bbc.co.uk Weather broadcasts for Eritrea.
CD Roms • Wide variety to choose from • Allows reinforcement and application through exciting games and activities
Science Investigation; Looking at different Thermal Insulators using Data Sweet
Digital Blue • Records information quickly and easily • It allows you to revisit events once back in the classroom, for example drama, school trips and science experiments • Child friendly access to a different media • Excellent evaluative tool
Digital Camera • Captures images that children can come back to in the classroom • Enhances teaching and learning experiences
Advantages • Enhanced teaching • Exciting and children eager to learn and interact • Children’s interest prolonged, especially that of the boys • Increased motivation to learn in all children • Caters for different learning styles