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The Really Useful ICT Book : A practical guide to using technology across the primary curriculum.

By: Jesson, Jill.
Contributor(s): Peacock, Graham.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.The Really Useful: Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2012Copyright date: ©2012Description: 1 online resource (225 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781136680410.Subject(s): Education, Elementary -- Great Britain -- Computer-assisted instruction | Educational technology -- Great Britain | Information technology -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Great BritainGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Really Useful ICT Book : A practical guide to using technology across the primary curriculumDDC classification: 371.334 LOC classification: LB1028.3 -- .J47 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction Finding new ways to learn -- Part 1 A useful guide to ICT in the classroom -- 1 Creativity and ICT -- 2 Using ICT inside the classroom -- 3 Using ICT outside the classroom -- 4 Assessing children's use of ICT -- 5 Use of ICT in a teacher's professional role -- Part 2 A useful guide to software and hardware -- 6 Word-processing software in the primary classroom -- 7 Spreadsheet software in the primary classroom -- 8 Database software in the primary classroom -- 9 Branching database software in the primary classroom -- 10 Data loggers in the primary classroom -- 11 Digital cameras, movies and photocopiers in the primary classroom -- 12 Digital microscopes and visualisers in the primary classroom -- 13 Graphics software in the primary classroom -- 14 Simulation software in the primary classroom -- 15 Control technology,Pixies and Roamers in the primary classroom -- 16 Digital audio equipment in the primary classroom -- 17 Hand-held devices in the primary classroom -- 18 Multimedia authoring programs in the primary classroom -- Part 3 Really useful ideas for using ICT across the curriculum -- 19 English -- 20 Mathematics -- 21 Science -- 22 Modern foreign languages -- 23 History -- 24 Geography -- 25 Design and technology -- 26 Art and design -- 27 Music -- 28 Physical education -- 29 Religious education -- Part 4 Using ICT in cross-curricular topics -- Topic 1 Fabrics and bags enterprise project -- Topic 2 Looking into the past -- Topic 3 Our community -- Topic 4 Learning about animals -- Topic 5 Plants and growing -- Topic 6 Famous people -- Topic 7 Healthy me -- Topic 8 Sports/Olympics/World Cup -- Topic 9 Robots/superheroes/monsters -- Topic 10 Caring for our planet -- Appendix 1 Attainment targets -- Appendix 2 Creating templates.
Appendix 3 Instructions for creating a hyperlinked PowerPoint presentation -- Appendix 4 E-safety -- Appendix 5 Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary: 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.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction Finding new ways to learn -- Part 1 A useful guide to ICT in the classroom -- 1 Creativity and ICT -- 2 Using ICT inside the classroom -- 3 Using ICT outside the classroom -- 4 Assessing children's use of ICT -- 5 Use of ICT in a teacher's professional role -- Part 2 A useful guide to software and hardware -- 6 Word-processing software in the primary classroom -- 7 Spreadsheet software in the primary classroom -- 8 Database software in the primary classroom -- 9 Branching database software in the primary classroom -- 10 Data loggers in the primary classroom -- 11 Digital cameras, movies and photocopiers in the primary classroom -- 12 Digital microscopes and visualisers in the primary classroom -- 13 Graphics software in the primary classroom -- 14 Simulation software in the primary classroom -- 15 Control technology,Pixies and Roamers in the primary classroom -- 16 Digital audio equipment in the primary classroom -- 17 Hand-held devices in the primary classroom -- 18 Multimedia authoring programs in the primary classroom -- Part 3 Really useful ideas for using ICT across the curriculum -- 19 English -- 20 Mathematics -- 21 Science -- 22 Modern foreign languages -- 23 History -- 24 Geography -- 25 Design and technology -- 26 Art and design -- 27 Music -- 28 Physical education -- 29 Religious education -- Part 4 Using ICT in cross-curricular topics -- Topic 1 Fabrics and bags enterprise project -- Topic 2 Looking into the past -- Topic 3 Our community -- Topic 4 Learning about animals -- Topic 5 Plants and growing -- Topic 6 Famous people -- Topic 7 Healthy me -- Topic 8 Sports/Olympics/World Cup -- Topic 9 Robots/superheroes/monsters -- Topic 10 Caring for our planet -- Appendix 1 Attainment targets -- Appendix 2 Creating templates.

Appendix 3 Instructions for creating a hyperlinked PowerPoint presentation -- Appendix 4 E-safety -- Appendix 5 Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index.

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.

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<p>Jill Jesson is Senior Lecturer in Education, Sheffield Hallam University, UK.</p> <p>Graham Peacock is Senior Lecturer in Education, Sheffield Hallam University, UK.</p>

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