Playing with my iPad

When:- Tuesday 28th February, 4-5pm Melbourne Australia time (gmt+11)

Penny Bentley is an innovative Australian Teacher who currently tutors students, online and face to face, in Maths, Science and Computer skills. She is fascinated by the potential of mobile devices to enhance student learning and passionate about mentoring teachers as they increase technology use in the classroom.

Penny recently acquired an iPad and ‘played’ with it over the holidays. Please join us as Penny shares what she has learnt in the last couple of months. Penny will share some favourite uses and ways to use in the classroom.

Here is the link to the recording

Engaging students with technology in mathematics

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When: Tuesday, August 9th 4 to 5pm Melbourne Australia time (gmt+10)

About the session: Learn how edmodo, wikis and web tools are used to engage students from years 5 to 9. Meet Penny Bentley, our presenter, who has been experimenting with the use of web 2.0 tools in maths and numeracy to engage students and improve learning outcomes. Penny will explain how she uses games for skills practice, audioboo and an ipad app ShowMe for kids to talk about/reflect on what they are doing. Penny has created a wiki for each of her private tutorial students where they embed their work. Her use of Edmodo will also be shared.

Please join us and share in the conversations.

Here is the link to the recording of this session.