The Ultimate Guide to Using ICT Across the Curriculum (For Primary Teachers)

Web, widgets, whiteboards and beyond!
Author: Jon Audain
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441199004
Category: Education
Page: 176
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WHEN IT COMES TO USING TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM ARE YOU... ...a nervous beginner in need of tips for getting started? ...an expert user searching for some high-tech, creative activities? ...an ICT coordinator looking for advice on how to plan and implement your school provision? With the implementation of the new Primary Computing curriculum is the definitive guide to embedding ICT in all subjects across the primary school. From using digital cameras and Beebots to Twitter and mobile apps, the creative and up-to-date ideas in this book will motivate and engage your pupils and prepare them for the changing world of technology they are living in. As well as step by step instructions on how to use a variety of technologies effectively, this book covers e-safety and the digital child, planning and budgeting your provision and how to use technology to support children with special educational needs.

Primary ICT Across the Curriculum


Author: Debbie Simpson,Mike Toyn
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 0857259644
Category: Education
Page: 224
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The changing landscape of primary teaching requires trainees to consider learning and teaching in new ways. This book supports trainee teachers working towards primary QTS in teaching primary ICT across all areas of the curriculum. Taking a truly cross-curricular approach, the text highlights meaningful links across the curriculum, while embracing the latest thinking and current good practice. A chapter on social networking and e-safety is included, giving essential guidance on this topical issue. This is followed by a section aimed at strengthening trainees' own skills and subject knowledge in ICT. Interactive activities and case studies link theory to practice and encourage the reader to rethink how ICT is taught in primary schools. This Second Edition is linked to the 2012 Teachers' Standards. About the Transforming Primary QTS series This series reflects the new creative way schools are begining to teach, taking a fresh approach to supporting trainees as they work towards prmary QTS. Titles provide fully up tp date resources focused on teaching a more integrated and inclusive curriculum, and texts draw out meaningful and explicit cross curricular links.

Computing and ICT in the Primary School

From pedagogy to practice
Author: Gary Beauchamp
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317239849
Category: Education
Page: 236
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Now fully updated to reflect recent changes in the curriculum, Computing and ICT in the Primary School encourages teachers, and pupils, to realise the potential of a full range of ICT and computing resources. Tackling computing head on, this book enables trainee and experienced teachers to better understand what computing is and how to use ICT effectively in teaching and learning. It is not a ‘how to’ guide or a collection of lesson plans, but instead balances research-based theory with everyday experiences, challenging readers to understand teaching methods and how they translate into a range of suitable teaching and learning strategies using ICT. This book offers primary teachers the knowledge, skills and confidence to plan, teach and assess creatively to enhance learning across the whole curriculum. This second edition includes updates of all chapters and completely new chapters on: • mobile technologies • social media, and • modern foreign languages. Gary Beauchamp places theory and practice hand in hand, providing a uniquely relatable resource based on his own teaching practice, classroom experience and research. This text is crucial reading for both serving teachers and those in training on undergraduate and PGCE courses, Education Studies courses and MA (Ed) programmes.

Teaching and Learning with ICT in the Primary School


Author: Marilyn Leask,John Meadows
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415215046
Category: Education
Page: 270
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Teaching and Learning with ICT in the Primary School introduces teachers to the range of ways in which ICT can be used to support and extend the teaching and learning opportunities in their classrooms. Chapters cover areas such as: literacy, numeracy, science, and their relationship with ICT; managing curriculum projects using ICT; creating and using multimedia applications. Ideas and activities for teachers to try are based on tried and tested methods from innovative schools around the UK and abroad. Practising teachers and students will find this an invaluable guide on how to work together to extend their skills and knowledge in the area of ICT.

ICT in the Primary School

From Pedagogy to Practice
Author: Gary Beauchamp
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317861280
Category: Education
Page: 164
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This invaluable new text on ICT offers support, guidance and inspiration to anyone training to teach or currently teaching in primary schools, as well as those studying Education Studies at undergraduate or postgraduate level. The book encourages teachers - and pupils - to realise the potential of the full range of ICT resources. It provides primary teachers with the knowledge, skills and confidence to plan, teach and assess their own ICT lessons, as well as to use ICT creatively across the whole curriculum. This is not a ‘how to’ guide or collection of lesson plans, but instead balances research-based theory with everyday experiences, challenging you to understand teaching methods and how they translates into a range of suitable teaching strategies for the whole class, small group or individual using ICT.

Meeting the Standards in Primary ICT

A Guide to the ITT NC
Author: Steve E. Higgins,Nick Packard
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415230476
Category: Education
Page: 209
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This book provides ICT subject knowledge, the pedagogical knowledge needed to teach ICT in the primary school, support activities for use in schools, and self study and information on professional development for primary teachers.

Nelson Thornes Primary ICT.

Year 2-P3
Author: Roy Jarratt,Debbie Green,Tristram Shepard
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 0748742581
Category: Information technology
Page: 160
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This series is an ICT scheme for primary school written to fit the QCA IT scheme of work, revised National Curriculum and Scottish 5-14 guidelines. It covers each year from Reception/P1 to Year 6/P7, with structured at-a-glance lesson plans, pupils materials and easy-to-manage resources on paper and CD-ROM for evaluation, assessment and differentiation. This teacher's book contains comprehensive weekly lesson plans for direct interactive teaching - accessible to all teachers regardless of IT knowledge or competence. The clear plans provide learning intentions, cover IT vocabulary and include activities for the whole class, groups or individuals.

Literacy and ICT in the Primary School

A Creative Approach to English
Author: Andrew Rudd
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136773711
Category: Education
Page: 172
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By clearly outlining how ICT can enhance and improve children’s learning, this book unlocks the full potential of ICT within the classroom. Stimulating, useful and free of jargon, the book provides many practical examples to show teachers where, when and how ICT can be used effectively within literacy teaching. It provides advice on: teaching creatively using ICT in the Foundation Stage making the most of your resources planning and assessment. Rooted in the practical realities of the classroom, this book will support both trainee and qualified teachers in providing rich and creative literacy experiences through the use of technology.

The ICT Handbook for Primary Teachers

A guide for students and professionals
Author: David Hall
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317525582
Category: Education
Page: 272
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The ICT Handbook for Primary Teachers will help all those involved in primary education, whether in training, teaching or leadership roles, to develop the ICT knowledge, understanding and skills required to enhance children’s learning in the classroom. This new edition reflects the changes to the curriculum from 2014. It includes a new section on the Computing curriculum and an overview of the reorganisation of those online agencies that serve to support ICT. Covering theory and practise this essential handbook explores and outlines the usefulness of a wide range of up to date ICT resources in a range of primary contexts, and advice is offered on assessing whether ICT is preferable to other approaches for ‘enhancing learning’. With reference to supplementary online resources, providing activities, multimedia resources and further reading, the book covers: the requirements of the new Computing curriculum, the place for ICT in enhancing teaching and learning across the curriculum, using ICT in core curriculum subjects and in cross-curricular contexts, different models of e-learning (interactive whiteboards, tablet PCs, mobile devices, the Internet etc), how ICT can be used to help pupils with special educational needs and using ICT for planning, delivery, assessment and recording. This book is an indispensible guide to ICT for students on PGCE, BEd and undergraduate teaching courses, along with practising teachers, SENCOs, ICT coordinators and school leaders.

Thornes Primary ICT


Author: Roy Jarratt,Debbie Green
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9780748742547
Category: Information technology
Page: 160
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This comprehensive primary ICT scheme has been developed to be supportive yet flexible enough to suit all teachers, whatever their level of ICT expertise. The scheme encourages users to develop their own skills at the computer in order to plan, deliver and assess ICT in a confident and targeted way. Featuring cross-curricular links, particularly with literacy and mathematics, the scheme corresponds to the QCA Scheme of Work and the Scottish 5-14 Guidelines. The scheme contains structured, at-a-glance lesson plans supported by high quality pupil materials and easy-to-manage resources on paper and CD-ROM. It is made up of teacher books, large flipover books, resource files, work cards and CD-ROMs.

Primary Computing and ICT: Knowledge, Understanding and Practice


Author: Keith Turvey,John Potter,Jonathan Allen,Jane Sharp
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 1473907136
Category: Education
Page: 296
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This popular text for primary trainees in teaching primary ICT has been updated in line with the new computing curriculum. What do you need to know to teach ICT and computing in primary schools? How do you teach it? This book provides practical guidance on how to teach ICT and the computing curriculum in primary schools alongside the necessary subject knowledge. It explores teaching and learning with applications and technologies, addressing the role of the professional teacher with regards to important issues such as e-safety. This Sixth Edition is updated in line with the new curriculum for computing. It includes new material on how to integrate programming and computational thinking and explores how to harness new tools such as blogging and social media to enrich learning and teaching. Written in an accessible way, it will help trainees to develop confidence in their own approach to teaching. ICT and computing is both a subject and a powerful teaching and learning tool throughout the school curriculum and beyond, into many areas of children’s learning lives. This text highlights the importance of supporting children to become discerning and creative users of technology as opposed to passive consumers.

Primary Computing and Digital Technologies: Knowledge, Understanding and Practice


Author: Keith Turvey,John Potter,Jeremy Burton,Jonathan Allen,Jane Sharp
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 1473995094
Category: Computers
Page: 328
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What do you need to know to teach computing in primary schools? How do you teach it? This book offers practical guidance on how to teach the computing curriculum in primary schools, coupled with the subject knowledge needed to teach it. This Seventh Edition is a guide to teaching the computing content of the new Primary National Curriculum. It includes many more case studies and practical examples to help you see what good practice in teaching computing looks like. It also explores the use of ICT in the primary classroom for teaching all curriculum subjects and for supporting learning in every day teaching. New chapters have been added on physical computing and coding and the importance of web literacy, bringing the text up-to-date. Computing is both a subject and a powerful teaching and learning tool throughout the school curriculum and beyond into many areas of children’s learning lives. This book highlights the importance of supporting children to become discerning and creative users of digital technologies as opposed to passive consumers.

Learning ICT in the Arts


Author: Andrew Hamill
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135056579
Category: Education
Page: 236
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Providing practical guidance on enhancing learning through ICT in the arts, this book is made up of a series of projects that supplement, augment and extend the QCA ICT scheme and provide much-needed links with Units in other subjects’ schemes of work. It includes: examples and advice on enhancing learning through ICT in art, music, drama and design technology fact cards that support each project and clearly outline its benefits in relation to teaching and learning examples of how activities work in 'real' classrooms links to research, inspection evidence and background reading to support each project adaptable planning examples and practical ideas provided on an accompanying CD ROM. This book is invaluable reading for all trainee and practising primary teachers.

The Really Useful ICT Book

A practical guide to using technology across the primary curriculum
Author: Jill Jesson,Graham Peacock
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136680403
Category: Education
Page: 224
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The Really Useful ICT Book is a practical and easy-to-use guide to give you all the confidence you need to use ICT really effectively inside and outside the primary classroom. It makes clear how ICT can be taught as a standalone subject, and how it can be used easily and imaginatively to enhance teaching other subjects. Jam-packed with ideas and templates to save you time, this friendly handbook offers an introduction to: using ICT inside the classroom – including interactive whiteboards, computer suites, VLEs and e-safety using ICT outside the classroom – including word processors, laptops, data loggers and digital cameras when and how to use a wide range of software and hardware – from spreadsheet packages through to digital photography, e-portfolios and software simulation using ICT in all subject areas practical suggestions for using ICT in cross-curricular topics using ICT to develop teacher and pupil creativity using ICT for assessment and in your professional role. With an emphasis on developing children’s creativity and on progression from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 2, The Really Useful ICT Book is a comprehensive compendium of advice and inspiration for all training, newly qualified and experienced teachers, as well as those in support roles in primary schools.

500 ICT Tips for Primary Teachers


Author: Higgins, Steve,Pickard, Nick,Race, Phil
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135727805
Category: Education
Page: 212
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Information and Communications Technology (ICT) has been the focus of much debate and development within education, especially in the primary sector. This text offers tried and tested ideas for using IT effectively across the whole primary curriculum.

Learning ICT with Science


Author: Andrew Hamill
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135056668
Category: Education
Page: 112
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Providing practical guidance on enhancing learning through ICT in science, this book is made up of a series of projects that supplement, augment and extend the QCA ICT scheme and provide much-needed links with Units in other subjects’ schemes of work. It includes: fact cards that support each project and clearly outline its benefits in relation to teaching and learning examples of how activities work in 'real' classrooms links to research, inspection evidence and background reading to support each project adaptable planning examples and practical ideas provided on an accompanying CD ROM. This book is essential reading for all trainee and practising primary teachers.

Teaching and Learning with ICT in the Primary School


Author: Sarah Younie,Marilyn Leask,Kevin Burden
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131766759X
Category: Education
Page: 252
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The new edition of Teaching and Learning with ICT in the Primary School introduces practising and student teachers to the range of ways in which ICT can be used to support and extend teaching and learning opportunities in their classrooms. Fully updated and expanded with brand new chapters reflecting the abundant changes in the field since the first edition was published, it offers practical guidance underpinned by the latest research and teaching in the field. It is illustrated throughout with case studies and examples together with a glossary explaining key terms. It focuses on how technology-based practices can support the teaching of individual subjects, as well as a range of teaching and learning styles. Key topics covered include: Support reading and writing with ICT Enhancing mathematics with technology ICT in the foundation subjects Computer programming Creativity and ICT ICT and sustainability Linking home and school Digital technologies for special educational needs Mobile technologies Gaming and virtual worlds Assessment E-Safety Written for all training primary teachers, as well as more experienced teachers and ICT co-ordinators looking for guidance on the latest innovative practice,Teaching and Learning with ICT in the Primary School, 2nd edition offers advice and ideas for creative, engaging and successful teaching and learning.

Learning to Teach ICT in the Secondary School

A Companion to School Experience
Author: Steve Kennewell,John Parkinson,Howard Tanner
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134474644
Category: Education
Page: 232
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This book is designed specifically for students training to teach ICT as a curriculum subject at secondary level. It develops the key ideas of teaching and learning ICT in a structured, accessible way, and provides a wealth of ideas and inspiration for the learning teacher. Key areas covered are: the place and nature of ICT as a curriculum subject analyzing and developing subject knowledge planning schemes of work, individual lessons, activities and resources monitoring, assessment and exams ICT across the curriculum differentiation and special educational needs professional development. Throughout the book there are useful tasks and activities to help student-teachers analyze their own teaching and explore the knowledge and skills needed to become a successful teacher of ICT. Rooted in best practice and up-to-the-minute research, this book is also the ideal refresher for more experienced ICT teachers.

ICT, Pedagogy and the Curriculum

Subject to Change
Author: Viv Ellis,Avril Loveless
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134567103
Category: Education
Page: 264
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This book explores the impact new information and communication technologies are having on teaching and the way children learn. The book addresses key issues across all phases of primary and secondary education, both in the UK and internationally. ICT, Pedagogy and the Curriculum looks at the relationship between ICT, paradigms of teaching and learning, and the way in which curriculum subjects are represented. Three principal areas are addressed: * the wider perception of ICT in society, culture and schooling * the challenges to pedagogy * the way in which ICT not only supports learning and teaching but changes the nature of curriculum subjects. The tensions between the use of technology to replicate traditional practices, and the possibilities for transforming the curriculum and pedagogy are explored, offering an original and distinctively critical perspective on the way in which we understand ICT in education. It will be of interest to all primary and secondary teachers and those in initial teacher training who are concerned about current technology initiatives in education and how to respond to them.

Python kinderleicht!

Einfach programmieren lernen – nicht nur für Kids
Author: Jason Briggs
Publisher: dpunkt.verlag
ISBN: 3864919053
Category: Computers
Page: 326
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Python ist eine leistungsfähige, moderne Programmiersprache. Sie ist einfach zu erlernen und macht Spaß in der Anwendung – mit diesem Buch umso mehr! »Python kinderleicht" macht die Sprache lebendig und zeigt Dir (und Deinen Eltern) die Welt der Programmierung. Jason R. Briggs führt Dich Schritt für Schritt durch die Grundlagen von Python. Du experimentierst mit einzigartigen (und oft urkomischen) Beispielprogrammen, bei denen es um gefräßige Monster, Geheimagenten oder diebische Raben geht. Neue Begriffe werden erklärt, der Programmcode ist farbig dargestellt, strukturiert und mit Erklärungen versehen. Witzige Abbildungen erhöhen den Lernspaß. Jedes Kapitel endet mit Programmier-Rätseln, an denen Du das Gelernte üben und Dein Verständnis vertiefen kannst. Am Ende des Buches wirst Du zwei komplette Spiele programmiert haben: einen Klon des berühmten »Pong" und »Herr Strichmann rennt zum Ausgang" – ein Plattformspiel mit Sprüngen, Animation und vielem mehr. Indem Du Seite für Seite neue Programmierabenteuer bestehst, wirst Du immer mehr zum erfahrenen Python-Programmierer. - Du lernst grundlegende Datenstrukturen wie Listen, Tupel und Maps kennen. - Du erfährst, wie man mit Funktionen und Modulen den Programmcode organisieren und wiederverwenden kann. - Du wirst mit Kontrollstrukturen wie Schleifen und bedingten Anweisungen vertraut und lernst, mit Objekten und Methoden umzugehen. - Du zeichnest Formen mit dem Python-Modul Turtle und erstellst Spiele, Animationen und andere grafische Wunder mit tkinter. Und: »Python kinderleicht" macht auch für Erwachsene das Programmierenlernen zum Kinderspiel! Alle Programme findest Du auch zum Herunterladen auf der Website!