NicoleJaggers
8:29 PM
Ready to learn heaps about ICT in teaching! Hello to #pypchat network from Canberra. @CapitanoAmazing
Saigon_Eldred
8:29 PM
Welcome to #pypchat. Today’s topic: How do you use technology to support or enhance units of inquiry?
Saigon_Eldred
8:30 PM
Sometimes brand new tweeters tweets don’t show up in the #pypchat stream. We are not ignoring you!
Saigon_Eldred
8:30 PM
Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets in order to participate in the discussion.
tgaletti
8:30 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Welcome to #pypchat. Today’s topic: How do you use technology to support or enhance units of inquiry?
thammerlund
8:30 PM
@Saigon_Eldred I like to video students giving answers #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:30 PM
@MaryCollins21 #pypchat Hiya Mary. I was hoping we could share your ICT LP Digital Citizen doc as its such a winner
thammerlund
8:31 PM
Tom in Japan #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:31 PM
Bad time for tweetdeck to crash :( #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:31 PM
Introduce yourself. Tell us where are you and what your role is? #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:31 PM
@PaulSouthwell Join #pypchat starting at 8.30 all about ICT in the PYP
haileyj45
8:31 PM
am interested to hear how others integrate IT #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:32 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Introduce yourself. Tell us where are you and what your role is? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:32 PM
I'm in Saigon, Vietnam. Curric Support Coordinator and Y4 teacher. #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:32 PM
I have used VoiceThread successfully with 4-6 year olds #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:32 PM
#pypchat
angie5112
8:32 PM
RT @tgaletti: All my tweets for the next hour are dedicated to #pypchat. Today's topic tech in inquiry - join !
tgaletti
8:32 PM
Hi this is Tanja. I am the primary school librarian at Hong Kong Academy. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:32 PM
Welcome to #pypchat @thammerlund Gr8 2 have u here
Seztheteacher
8:32 PM
1 to 1 iPads have been amazing in supporting inquiry in Year 2 #pypchat
thammerlund
8:32 PM
Grade 1-2 #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:32 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Bad time for tweetdeck to crash :( #pypchat just had a Tweet Deck panic too
NicoleJaggers
8:32 PM
@BruceFerrington Joining us for some #pypchat tonight Mr F? ICT is the focus.
whatedsaid
8:33 PM
I'm in Melbourne. Teaching and learning coordinator. Proud to see how many people from my school ar here for #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:33 PM
Hi all its Jay from Bangkok running the ICT in the pyp workshop with @jennysfen #pypchat #ibapbk
JinaBel28
8:33 PM
#pypchat Hi from Jina in Melbourne, Aus. Year 4 teacher into Technology.
Saigon_Eldred
8:33 PM
Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets in order to participate in the discussion. Let's get started
SarahHHK
8:33 PM
I'm Sarah - performing arts teacher in HK... I teach 355 3-6 year olds! #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:33 PM
Hi- Nicole, ICT learner and PYP co, Canberra! #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:33 PM
@Saigon_Eldred @jasongraham99 Our LP digital citizenship doc was very much a collaborative effort. Jay will be happy to share! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:33 PM
@whatedsaid I am always having both open Twitter and Tweetdeck and jump back and forth... #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:33 PM
Hi #pypchat from Yokohama : )
thammerlund
8:33 PM
@SarahHHK when you used VT, how did you use it? #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:33 PM
Elem TL in Suzhou. #pypchat
haileyj45
8:33 PM
I'm a year 6 teacher in Melbourne and have embraced ICT as i've seen it's power to engage kids in learning #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:34 PM
Hi from Jakarta! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:34 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets in order to participate in the discussion. Let's get started
ErwinDumenden
8:34 PM
ICT coordinator in a PYP school in Melbourne, Aus #pypchat
Seztheteacher
8:34 PM
Hi all #pypchat in Melbourne - raining!
SarahHHK
8:35 PM
@thammerlund here's one I did last year http://t.co/OwN72Fn6 #pypchat it gives them an instant way to record their thoughts without writing
Saigon_Eldred
8:35 PM
@jasongraham99 #pypchat. Have you got your PLN video finished yet? WOuld love to see it at some stage
RenIsrael
8:35 PM
#pypchat hi Rene head of junior school in Melbourne
whatedsaid
8:35 PM
@irantimega Hi Mega! Glad you are here #pypchat
tgaletti
8:35 PM
@angie5112 nice to meet you! Always happy to see other librarians joining the conversations on #pypchat
thammerlund
8:35 PM
@Saigon_Eldred context except for typing #pypchat
irantimega
8:35 PM
A not anymore PYP teacher who misses PYP atmosphere so much would like to join #pypchat :)
hurleyinchina
8:35 PM
VPN moving at speed of light here!! :-( #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:35 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q1. Do you have isolated lessons for teaching ICT skills or are they learned in context? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:35 PM
@Saigon_Eldred you the man Craig! #ibapbk #pypchat :)
Saigon_Eldred
8:35 PM
Q1. Do you have isolated lessons for teaching ICT skills or are they learned in context? #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:36 PM
#pypchat
jasongraham99
8:36 PM
Having my own #pypchat with other WSL on the bus back to the hotel #ibapbk
MaryCollins21
8:36 PM
#pypchat Technology enables authentic student collaboration eg Wallwisher. Students can engage; share ideas & comment on each other's work.
lsacker
8:36 PM
#pypchat oh I see you have to introduce self at his point. Hi Layla PYP coordinator melbourne
whatedsaid
8:36 PM
Let's go.. RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q1. Do you have isolated lessons for teaching ICT skills or are they learned in context? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:36 PM
RT @SarahHHK: @thammerlund here's one I did last year http://t.co/OwN72Fn6 #pypchat it gives them an instant way to record their thought ...
lindawollan
8:37 PM
Hi - Linda in Melbourne, ICT Facilitator #pypchat - internet connection decided to die right now!
travisattis
8:37 PM
#pypchat Grade 5 Teacher from Tokyo. Evening all!
JinaBel28
8:37 PM
#pypchat A1 we have a purpose for using the technology. Sometimes skills taught separately but used in context therafter.
tgaletti
8:37 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q1. Do you have isolated lessons for teaching ICT skills or are they learned in context? #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:37 PM
@Saigon_Eldred A1 We often give mix of opps for open /guided inquiry with a particular tool before the tool is used in context. #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:37 PM
Lessons no longer isolated as of last year. Still a struggle to integrate authentically #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:37 PM
A1 Integrate where possible. Isolate as little as poss. #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:37 PM
Working towards an ICT scope and sequence for skills, to be then used authentically in units. #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:38 PM
#pypchat ICT skills are learnt in context usually taught by homeroom teacher at the point of need often with support of Learning Tech Coord
haileyj45
8:38 PM
learning in context makes it purposeful and provides authentic audience too #pypchat
lindawollan
8:38 PM
ICT skills should always be learned in context - works best for adults as well as kids #pypchat
lsacker
8:38 PM
@irantimega hello I would miss it too #pypchat
PrimaryEdTech
8:38 PM
Lessons still isolated but fighting for them not to be #pypchat
lsacker
8:38 PM
Context enables kids to connect and relate. The preferred option #pypchat
haileyj45
8:38 PM
we learn in context #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:39 PM
#pypchat
PrimaryEdTech
8:39 PM
Head of Primary ICT at Intl Sch Brunei #pypchat
Seztheteacher
8:39 PM
ICT embedded as far as possible - skills taught at point of need #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:39 PM
@tashacowdy True. They need lots of experiences with IT before using it in UOI #pypchat
haileyj45
8:40 PM
@lindawollan don't I know that! #pypchat
lindawollan
8:40 PM
Sometimes we give sessions with a range of tools that kids can later choose from during inquiry #pypchat Kids then use them authentically
HolliSinger
8:40 PM
Hi all- we try use it in context but are still working on making it truly work #pypchat
tgaletti
8:40 PM
A1. I like teaching the use of the online catalog integrated in the unit - learning through doing #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
8:40 PM
A1. To teach in context is to also teach in isolation to some degree #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:40 PM
RT @lsacker: Context enables kids to connect and relate. The preferred option #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:40 PM
RT @JinaBel28: #pypchat A1 we have a purpose for using the technology. Sometimes skills taught separately but used in context therafter.
travisattis
8:40 PM
A1. Mainly inclusive. However apps like Scratch are great learning tools. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:41 PM
@lindawollan #pypchat it's like teaching a carpenter to use their tools. They'll choose the right 1 for the job at hand
SarahHHK
8:41 PM
@Saigon_Eldred agreed. I think the days of lessons in a computer lab are pretty much gone, aren't they?! #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:41 PM
Agreed RT @tgaletti: A1. I like teaching the use of the online catalog integrated in the unit - learning through doing #pypchat
lindawollan
8:41 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat a1. Teach skills when they need them. No more IT lessons for IT lessons' sake - Agree!
tgaletti
8:41 PM
RT @haileyj45: learning in context makes it purposeful and provides authentic audience too #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:41 PM
#pypchat I'm in Bandung Indonesia. We're luck to have a great Learning Technologies Coordinator - @jasongraham99 who can support teachers
NicoleJaggers
8:41 PM
Backward planning from summative/formative tasks- what skills will they need in order to be independent in the task then frontload #pypchat
HolliSinger
8:41 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: A1. To teach in context is to also teach in isolation to some degree #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:41 PM
#pypchat a1. Teach skills when they need them. No more IT lessons for IT lessons' sake
thammerlund
8:42 PM
@BelleVillamarin I like that idea. #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:42 PM
#pypchat And we have tech coordinator in our rooms once or twice a day to help with whatever needs doing
NicoleJaggers
8:42 PM
Does there always have to be a context, or can kids just have some fun exploring ICT? #pypchat
lsacker
8:42 PM
@hurleyinchina #pypchat what makes you say that
BelleVillamarin
8:42 PM
#pypchat
lindawollan
8:42 PM
@SarahHHK We dont have labs any more. Lots of laptops used in classrooms and shared spaces. iPads too #pypchat
travisattis
8:42 PM
#pypchat Like seeing kids play with an App and see what they use it for or what its designed for.
HolliSinger
8:42 PM
@Saigon_Eldred I agree #pypchat they need to have a purpose
jocpyp
8:42 PM
Used to have isolated lessons, now school is wireless so much has changed. ICT is naturally integrated as part of the learning.#pypchat
dwightley
8:42 PM
Hi, I am trying to follow my first #pypchat. We integrate ICT into UOI and working toward scope and sequence of skills.
thammerlund
8:42 PM
I talked to my students about ads in Google the other day, I was amazed at how fast they could find them! #pypchat
febbynik
8:42 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat ICT skills are learnt in context usually taught by homeroom teacher at the point of ... http://t.co/LNyjQ67Y
angie5112
8:42 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat a1. Teach skills when they need them. No more IT lessons for IT lessons' sake
PrimaryEdTech
8:42 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat a1. Teach skills when they need them. No more IT lessons for IT lessons' sake
tgaletti
8:42 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat a1. Teach skills when they need them. No more IT lessons for IT lessons' sake
whatedsaid
8:43 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q2. To what extent is technology integrated into your UoIs? #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:43 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Welcome to #pypchat. Today’s topic: How do you use technology to support or enhance units of inquiry?
PrimaryEdTech
8:43 PM
@sarahhhk I wish I could say yes, but some management still cling to the idea. #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:43 PM
@thammerlund Great idea! Being a discerning ICT user is a major skill for 21C kids! #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:43 PM
A1 Younger Ss need opportunities to experiment & explore a particular tool (digital or otherwise) before they use it for a purpose #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:43 PM
Q2. To what extent is technology integrated into your UoIs? #pypchat
angie5112
8:43 PM
#pypchat A1: As a librarian I prefer to teach students skills that were be needed to do online research.
Seztheteacher
8:43 PM
Kids should be selecting ICT tools and we need to support their choices #pypchat
HolliSinger
8:43 PM
@thammerlund can you ignore them? #pypchat
lindawollan
8:44 PM
Tech is integrated into UOIs from planning stage on. ICT & library specialists always included #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:44 PM
@lsacker See kids get lost in learning skills of new IT & missing out on authentic use of it to further learning #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:44 PM
Looking at Q2... RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q2. To what extent is technology integrated into your UoIs? #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
8:44 PM
RT @lindawollan: Sometimes we give sessions with a range of tools that kids can later choose from during inquiry #pypchat Kids then use ...
SarahHHK
8:44 PM
RT @BelleVillamarin: #pypchat
thammerlund
8:44 PM
@NicoleJaggers It wasn't my idea, but it was a good one! #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:44 PM
#nicolejaggers #pypchat I wonder what the IB view would be on a school-developed scope &sequence for ICT skills? If later used authentically
tashacowdy
8:44 PM
RT @travisattis: #pypchat Like seeing kids play with an App and see what they use it for or what its designed for.
thammerlund
8:44 PM
@HolliSinger I am pretty good at it. #pypchat Adblock helps too!
BelleVillamarin
8:45 PM
#pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:45 PM
A2 #pypchat In gr5 use blogs for recording thinking, sharing published work. Use google docs for collaborating.
tgaletti
8:45 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q2. To what extent is technology integrated into your UoIs? #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:45 PM
@MaryCollins21 We got the idea from the ICT in PYP regional workshop!! #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:45 PM
A2 RT @lindawollan: Tech is integrated into UOIs from planning stage on. ICT & library specialists always included #pypchat
thammerlund
8:45 PM
Q2 I use technology when I see that it will help. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:45 PM
@NicoleJaggers I think there is a place for both, the purpose would be different #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:46 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat When students are exploring and playing with a particular tool they're developing trans skills & also attitudes.
travisattis
8:46 PM
#pypchat A2 Its not deliberately integrated. It enhances when needed. See where learning is going and then cater for stdt needs.
hurleyinchina
8:46 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: @lindawollan #pypchat it's like teaching a carpenter to use their tools. They'll choose the right 1 for the job at hand
MaryCollins21
8:46 PM
#pypchat When students are exploring and playing with a particular tool they're developing trans skills & also PYP attitudes.
HolliSinger
8:46 PM
We try but it needs to be authentic & useful & the kids need the skills beforehand #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:46 PM
Do others have a tech scope and sequence? @NicoleJaggers @MaryCollins21 #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:46 PM
RT @tashacowdy: RT @travisattis: #pypchat Like seeing kids play with an App and see what they use it for or what its designed for.
lsacker
8:46 PM
@hurleyinchina #pypchat good point
lindawollan
8:47 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: A2. #pypchat we try to look at how we can use technology in an authentic way when we're planning
tashacowdy
8:47 PM
A2 Tech integration documented from planning stage . Amount of integration varies from unit to unit #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:47 PM
A2. #pypchat we try to look at how we can use technology in an authentic way when we're planning
whatedsaid
8:47 PM
RT @dwightley: #pypchat we try to provide a range of ICT tools that provide choices for students to select and demonstrate understanding ...
tgaletti
8:47 PM
A2. Technology can be used for information finding and creating a product to present learning. Depends on unit. #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:47 PM
#pypchat
jocpyp
8:47 PM
Q2 integrated to a large extent in uoi to express learning using different tools to suit different learning styles #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:47 PM
RT @HolliSinger: We use our blog a lot to share our learning #pypchat
dwightley
8:47 PM
#pypchat we try to provide a range of ICT tools that provide choices for students to select and demonstrate understanding in summative task
lindawollan
8:47 PM
Have found as soon as we develop a tech scope and sequence it is outdated! #pypchat
HolliSinger
8:47 PM
We use our blog a lot to share our learning #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:47 PM
ICT in UOI's can depend totally on the teachers and their own skills and ideas when planning- not a given #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:47 PM
A2 Quicktime, Photobooth for recording thoughts, explanations, etc #pypchat But lot not planned in unit. As needed.
NicoleJaggers
8:48 PM
A2: Exhibition groups just used Evernote for group collaboration with mentors outside of meeting hours- worked well. #pypchat
tgaletti
8:48 PM
@whatedsaid @NicoleJaggers @MaryCollins21 - @rhinoab and I are both working on tech/information literacy documents currently #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:48 PM
@whatedsaid We have tech S&S doc. Good for ensuring systematic and consistent approach #pypchat
angie5112
8:48 PM
RT @lindawollan: Tech is integrated into UOIs from planning stage on. ICT & library specialists always included #pypchat
Seztheteacher
8:48 PM
“@NicoleJaggers: ICT in UOI's can depend totally on the teachers and their own skills and ideas when planning- not a given #pypchat” so true
LindyBuckley1
8:48 PM
@lindawollan Yes tech and library teachers VITAL! #pypchat
haileyj45
8:48 PM
@NicoleJaggers we hold workshops for students to explore/play with different ICT tools so they can choose and apply when needed #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:48 PM
as a specialist I follow the yr group UOIs... I try to integrate tech when it fits authentically with my learning outcomes #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:48 PM
A2 Very dependent on interest & comfort of teacher #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:49 PM
RT @LindyBuckley1: @lindawollan Yes tech and library teachers VITAL! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:49 PM
@SarahHHK #pypchat 'authentic' is a key word in that statement
lsacker
8:49 PM
#pypchat sometimes the kids can multitask integrate and create much quicker than we plan and teach
thammerlund
8:49 PM
@NicoleJaggers Has anyone used Evernote with younger students? #pypchat
lindawollan
8:49 PM
Classroom teachers need support from tech specialists - collaborate for best ICT integration #pypchat
angie5112
8:49 PM
RT @LindyBuckley1: A2 #pypchat In gr5 use blogs for recording thinking, sharing published work. Use google docs for collaborating.
HolliSinger
8:49 PM
@hurleyinchina always involves taking some risks but it usually pays off #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:49 PM
RT @lindawollan: Have found as soon as we develop a tech scope and sequence it is outdated! #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:49 PM
RT @BelleVillamarin: #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:50 PM
Q3 RT @Saigon_Eldred: What does ICT integration look like on a planner or during the collaboration process? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:50 PM
RT @LindyBuckley1: @lindawollan Yes tech and library teachers VITAL! #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:50 PM
MT @travisattis: #pypchat A2 Not deliberately integrated. It enhances when needed. See where learning is going and then cater for S needs.
MaryCollins21
8:50 PM
Could ICT s&s be developed in line with an info literacy s&s? IB has always said ICT is not a subject but I think s&s is useful!#pypchat
tgaletti
8:50 PM
@whatedsaid @NicoleJaggers @MaryCollins21 our goal is to produce a tech/IL continuum document and then an assessment rubric #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:50 PM
What does ICT integration look like on a planner or during the collaboration process? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:51 PM
@lindawollan @hurleyinchina that's the tricky thing - it needs to be broad enough to allow for the constant changes in my opinion #pypchat
lindawollan
8:51 PM
Culture of collaboration through tech integration http://t.co/giJUE2UQ by @mscofino #pypchat
lsacker
8:51 PM
#pypchat ICT is making us review our language scope and sequence, skills needed to tag for example
hurleyinchina
8:51 PM
@tgaletti Me too! IL continuum looking at NYC version (off topic) #pypchat
tgaletti
8:51 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q3 RT @Saigon_Eldred: What does ICT integration look like on a planner or during the collaboration process? #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:52 PM
@HolliSinger Just want to give them time with IT. Not rush it so they can transfer the skills #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:52 PM
#pypchat I had used Evernote successfully with Y4s
BelleVillamarin
8:52 PM
#pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:52 PM
A3 In frontloading often put sites, pdfs, videos on a LiveBinder. Eg. http://t.co/GN1fYK6v #pypchat
MaryCollins21
8:53 PM
#pypchat #nicolejaggers If ICT & Librarian work closely together - same skills different tools - a useful scope& sequence could be developed
tashacowdy
8:53 PM
RT @lindawollan: Culture of collaboration through tech integration http://t.co/giJUE2UQ by @mscofino #pypchat
lindawollan
8:53 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q3 RT @Saigon_Eldred: What does ICT integration look like on a planner or during the collaboration process? #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:53 PM
#pypchat
tgaletti
8:53 PM
@hurleyinchina that's the one I am using too - and loving it!!! #pypchat http://t.co/RM3nJwpa great document!
hurleyinchina
8:53 PM
RT @lsacker: #pypchat sometimes the kids can multitask integrate and create much quicker than we plan and teach
hurleyinchina
8:53 PM
RT @lindawollan: Classroom teachers need support from tech specialists - collaborate for best ICT integration #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:54 PM
@tgaletti @whatedsaid @MaryCollins21 Our S&S arranged under areas: investigate, create, communicate, organise, collaborate #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:54 PM
#pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:54 PM
RT @lsacker: #pypchat ICT is making us review our language scope and sequence, skills needed to tag for example
lindawollan
8:55 PM
RT @BelleVillamarin: #pypchat Twitter is good to assess prior knowledge. Also as a reflection tool. - Interesting use of twitter!
Saigon_Eldred
8:55 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Ha! How do you moderate a #pypchat on tech when your internet keeps crashing... stepping in for @Saigon_Eldred now and a ...
thammerlund
8:55 PM
I like them too. RT: @BelleVillamarin: #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:55 PM
@tgaletti Agreed. Working on broad! #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:55 PM
Q4. How do we ensure we remain focused on student learning and inquiry rather than the tools of technology? #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:55 PM
#pypchat
whatedsaid
8:55 PM
Ha! How do you moderate a #pypchat on tech when your internet keeps crashing... stepping in for @Saigon_Eldred now and again!
travisattis
8:55 PM
#pypchat A3 It doesn't. We dont set off with tech. integ. in mind. It just happens now. Its natural. Like using MAB blocks for math...
LindyBuckley1
8:55 PM
Of course I forgot - I'm not using a PYP planner! #pypchat
haileyj45
8:55 PM
A3 ICT an integral part of our planning and is recorded on our planner wherever it is part of the learning, not on separate doc #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:55 PM
A3. Noted in learning activities & resources where appropriate so that it is clear to see #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
8:56 PM
But so much tech can't be planned any more than you'd plan to use markers, or pencils or black paper or tissue paper... #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:56 PM
RT @MaryCollins21: #pypchat #nicolejaggers If ICT & Librarian work closely together - same skills different tools - a useful scope&a ...
tgaletti
8:56 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4. How do we ensure we remain focused on student learning and inquiry rather than the tools of technology? #pypchat
travisattis
8:56 PM
#pypchat A3 I'd think it would be very difficult to considering the range of tech skills a group of teachers would have
whatedsaid
8:56 PM
Thinking about Q4. How do we ensure we remain focused on student learning and inquiry rather than the tools of technology? #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
8:56 PM
A3: Does it come under the banner of communication skills on the planner? or another essential element? #pypchat
tgaletti
8:56 PM
@NicoleJaggers @whatedsaid @MaryCollins21 yes, that's what @rhinoab has done as well (please correct me if I am wrong) #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:56 PM
@tgaletti Yay!! #pypchat
tgaletti
8:57 PM
A4. Not an easy task in my opinion. I can get carried away with a new app so easily...I admit. #pypchat
lindawollan
8:57 PM
A4 tools of technology support student learning and inquiry, are not the focus, though are often the medium #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:57 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4. How do we ensure we remain focused on student learning and inquiry rather than the tools of technology? #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
8:57 PM
#pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:57 PM
#pypchat A4. One of my favourites, make sure the pedagogy leads the learning not the technology
BelleVillamarin
8:58 PM
@tgaletti #pypchat I'm guilty too.
tgaletti
8:58 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat A4. One of my favourites, make sure the pedagogy leads the learning not the technology
LindyBuckley1
8:58 PM
A4 Regularly asking why we are doing this? What purpose is? #pypchat
travisattis
8:58 PM
#pypchat A4 Remaining focused on the key concepts, as we should be.
lsacker
8:58 PM
@lindawollan @bellevillamarin #pypchat wonder what that might look like
SarahHHK
8:58 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat A4. One of my favourites, make sure the pedagogy leads the learning not the technology #cdnishk I like that
NicoleJaggers
8:58 PM
A3: Casey's Contraptions an excellent ipad app used in How the World Works Year 4. Where are you @CapitanoAmazing to explain to us! #pypchat
tashacowdy
8:59 PM
A4 Pick the right tool for the purpose (as for non digital tools) #pypchat
dwightley
8:59 PM
@lindawollan #pypchat are you using twitter with students?
lindawollan
8:59 PM
@LindyBuckley1 That's why its good for kids to have a number of tech tools in their toolkit - to be used when relevant. #pypchat
hurleyinchina
8:59 PM
A4 Authentic use & creation, I think. @mscofino great on these #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:59 PM
I think people often go through a stage of loving all the new tools, then backpedal and focus on the learning first :-) #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:59 PM
#pypchat. Internet is back!!!!! Huge storm happening outside
MaryCollins21
8:59 PM
@NicoleJaggers Yes, we're working on these areas from ICT in PYP document too - working closely with librarian #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:59 PM
A4. #pypchat I use a few tech tools well rather thn trying to use them all
lsacker
8:59 PM
@LindyBuckley1 #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:00 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: A4. #pypchat I use a few tech tools well rather thn trying to use them all
tashacowdy
9:00 PM
@Saigon_Eldred Agree! We have a few tools we focus on school wide. Go for depth of understanding. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:00 PM
@dwightley Like this: http://t.co/lUqupdzY #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:00 PM
RT @LindyBuckley1: A4 Regularly asking why we are doing this? What purpose is? #pypchat
haileyj45
9:00 PM
A4: focus on purpose and then select best way to support. Providing choices also lets kids decide best tool for purpose #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:00 PM
RT @travisattis: #pypchat A4 Remaining focused on the key concepts, as we should be.
NicoleJaggers
9:00 PM
@MrMattHeinrich Need your help here tonight at #pypchat all about ICT.....
whatedsaid
9:00 PM
@dwightley We just started the first class on Twitter. Year 6 plaaning to come on board next! #pypchat
rhinoab
9:01 PM
Hi all, Andy HKA PYP ICT Coordinator here, I have tucked my son up in bed :-) and ready to read the tweets and #pypchat
dwightley
9:01 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat would love to hear more about that
whatedsaid
9:01 PM
@tashacowdy @Saigon_Eldred I used to be looking at new tools all the time! Now I realise you just need a good tool for the job #pypchat
fivefoot3
9:01 PM
A4 #pypchat if we are presenting lots of diff ways of doing things to students all the time then what tool you use shouldn't define the task
PrimaryEdTech
9:01 PM
my tweetchat isn't working :/ #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:02 PM
#pypchat
whatedsaid
9:02 PM
@rhinoab Hi Andy.. we're talking about making sure the learning drives the tech and not the other way around! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:02 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @dwightley Like this: http://t.co/fuBPNfet #pypchat Another interesting post from Ed
tgaletti
9:02 PM
@tashacowdy is there just one tool for a purpose - or is it tricky because there are so many possibilities? Just wondering... #pypchat
lindawollan
9:02 PM
Hate to teach the same tool to all kids across level - boring when all doing same thing. Like variety, depending on learning #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:02 PM
@whatedsaid Can the technology not be the inquiry? #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:02 PM
RT @tashacowdy: @Saigon_Eldred Agree! We have a few tools we focus on school wide. Go for depth of understanding. #pypchat
tgaletti
9:03 PM
@haileyj45 ... and their particular learning style and preferences. #pypchat
febbynik
9:03 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 RT @lindawollan: Tech is integrated into UOIs from planning stage on. ICT & library specialists always included #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
9:03 PM
A4. Integrate ICT apps and tools that allow response, creativity and reflection from students. Let tech help you keep on task. #pypchat
haileyj45
9:03 PM
@dwightley we were just talking about using twitter with students in our planning today #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:04 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: There should be a section on the planner where you highlight what TD ICT Skills you will cover in the unit. #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
9:04 PM
There should be a section on the planner where you highlight what TD ICT Skills you will cover in the unit. #pypchat
tashacowdy
9:04 PM
@tgaletti I think many possibilities. But we focus on just a few, look deeply at key features so that Ss can transfer to new tools #pypchat
tashacowdy
9:05 PM
@tgaletti Tools changing all the time. Ss need big understandings so not dependent on specific tool. #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:05 PM
#pypchat @lindawollan that's why it is also interesting to ask angled children to share other tools they think we can use in our inquiries.
Saigon_Eldred
9:05 PM
Q5. What r ur fave tools 4 each of the tech skills defined in PYP? investigating, communicating, creating, collab, organizing) #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:05 PM
@ErwinDumenden Really? Should there be a section to highlight what pencil skills too? ;-) #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:06 PM
RT @tashacowdy: @tgaletti Tools changing all the time. Ss need big understandings so not dependent on specific tool. #pypchat
fivefoot3
9:06 PM
@tashacowdy @tgaletti transferable skills! #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
9:06 PM
@ErwinDumenden You could have major focus skills and minor focus depending on your school's tech plan #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:06 PM
@BelleVillamarin @lindawollan #pypchat *abled children
NicoleJaggers
9:06 PM
A5: Anyone know of a new app for creating that's not a Prezi? We are a bit over that app now! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:06 PM
@tashacowdy @tgaletti #pypchat gr8 point, if they're not willing to change, they'll get left behind
angie5112
9:07 PM
@Saigon_Eldred #pypchat A5: investigating
Saigon_Eldred
9:07 PM
Q5. What r ur fave tools 4 each of the tech skills defined in PYP? investigating, comm, creating, collab, organizing) #pypchat
PrimaryEdTech
9:07 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @ErwinDumenden Really? Should there be a section to highlight what pencil skills too? ;-) #pypchat
tgaletti
9:07 PM
A5. For investigating the online catalog, we use Follett's Destiny #pypchat
lindawollan
9:07 PM
A5. Communicating - Voicethread/Skype. Creating - eg Glogster. Organising - eg Popplet, bubbl.us #pypchat
dwightley
9:07 PM
@haileyj45 #pypchat we have introduced twitter recently as a staff collaboration tool but interested in oops with student learning.
jennysfen
9:07 PM
@NicoleJaggers try Haiku Deck for the iPad #pypchat
michellerussell
9:07 PM
@whatedsaid What is #pypchat?
BelleVillamarin
9:07 PM
@tashacowdy @tgaletti #pypchat Let's invite our students to share some too.
PrimaryEdTech
9:08 PM
RT @tashacowdy: @tgaletti Tools changing all the time. Ss need big understandings so not dependent on specific tool #pypchat <-- absolutely!
tgaletti
9:08 PM
A5. I love wikis - can be of used in all areas #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:08 PM
@michellerussell It's the Primary Years Prog of the International Bacalaureatte #pypchat
jocpyp
9:08 PM
RT @whatedsaid I used to be looking at new tools all the time! Now I realise you just need a good tool for the job #pypchat
haileyj45
9:08 PM
@tgaletti agree totally #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:09 PM
@NicoleJaggers just heard about Haiku Deck http://t.co/0iRQ6FK0 free! I've not tried it yet. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:09 PM
@NicoleJaggers Not apps, but here are loads of tools for presenting 50 ways to tell a story http://t.co/KgdqlKGO #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:09 PM
@BruceFerrington @ibpyp Welcome to #pypchat Bruce! Your expertise is needed, I'm struggling!!
BruceFerrington
9:09 PM
#pypchat - Sorry I'm late -picking up son form scouts and ran late.
acastroferrada
9:09 PM
RT @lindawollan: A5. Communicating - Voicethread/Skype. Creating - eg Glogster. Organising - eg Popplet, bubbl.us #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
9:09 PM
@whatedsaid We highlight other TD skills on the planner to show we value them in units, the ICT TD skills are just as important #pypchat
MaryCollins21
9:10 PM
#pypchat We're hoping students will use a range of tools during G4 UOI: 'People communicate facts & opinions about the world thru the media'
BelleVillamarin
9:10 PM
#pypchat creating. Wordle or tagzedo
rhinoab
9:10 PM
#pypchat just caught up on the tweets, wow an informative 30 mins A5. wikis are one of my favourites they can show the inquiry process
haileyj45
9:10 PM
A5: organising and creating - prezi; communicating: voicethread and skype #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:10 PM
@tgaletti Yes, we're loving wiki's also- have a staff wiki going at the moment to collaborate on areas for our upcoming Evaluation #pypchat
tgaletti
9:10 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @NicoleJaggers Not apps, but here are loads of tools for presenting 50 ways to tell a story http://t.co/KgdqlKGO #pypchat
BruceFerrington
9:10 PM
@NicoleJaggers @ibpyp #pypchat We're all struggling on the journey! Every day is a new adventure.
SarahHHK
9:10 PM
@jennysfen have you tried Haiku Deck yet? I'm going to try it this weekend! #pypchat
tashacowdy
9:10 PM
Q5 Important for Ss to understand big ideas about how they can use tech; create, communicate, collaborate. then can make choices. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:10 PM
@ErwinDumenden Just winding you up :) #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
9:10 PM
compfight for cc pix. Gdocs. LiveBinders Blogger #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:11 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat. allow them to develop trasnferrabel skills & te ability to assess each 'Gr8est New Solution' #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:11 PM
I think we have focused a lot on creating and communicating tools and not enough on collaboratiing/organising ones. @lindawollan ? #pypchat
travisattis
9:11 PM
#pypchat Personally? Scratch, google drive, evernote, twitter......Prezi gives me motion sickness..
BelleVillamarin
9:11 PM
#pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:11 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @NicoleJaggers Not apps, but here are loads of tools for presenting 50 ways to tell a story http://t.co/KgdqlKGO #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
9:11 PM
@LindyBuckley1 True, but does the schools tech plan reflect the PYP ICT TD skills? #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:12 PM
This is going to one of those #pypchat s where you have to read the archives to really get the benefit, I think!
haileyj45
9:12 PM
A5: students also love creating movies to show their understanding of a big idea #pypchat
tgaletti
9:12 PM
@NicoleJaggers I have created wikis for so many different purposes. They are quick to set up and easy to manage #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:12 PM
I love VoiceThread for younger Ss who can't really write yet. It's quick, easy + Ss love hearing their own voices played back. #pypchat
travisattis
9:13 PM
#pypchat A5 CCsearch, Scratch, Google Dox, Maps, Mindomo, Google Sites
lindawollan
9:13 PM
Explain Everything great app on iPad for creating and communicating. Blogs the best for communicating and sharing. #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:13 PM
I've tried Prezi but all the zooming makes me feel a bit seasick!!! :o) #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:13 PM
A5. #pypchat collab & organising - G Docs . . what else?? mind mapping softare - plenty o ftjsoe out there
dwightley
9:13 PM
#pypchat we use Mahara and edmodo for collaboration, lots of web 2.0 for creation ie storyjumper, bitstrips- linoit, stixy for organising,
Saigon_Eldred
9:14 PM
@BruceFerrington: #pypchat The tools r just that - tools. It's the thinking & process behind the thinking that are significant. WELL SAID!!
lindawollan
9:14 PM
RT @SarahHHK: I've tried Prezi but all the zooming makes me feel a bit seasick!!! :o) #pypchat Agree - Prezi often not successful
Shaza33
9:14 PM
Just trying to catch up on the tweets...A5 Google Drive is working well for our Grade 3s. #pypchat
tashacowdy
9:14 PM
@whatedsaid A5 collaborate: VT, fotobabble, google docs, skype, wiki all work well with Kinder and good right the way through #pypchat
tgaletti
9:14 PM
@SarahHHK I like Voicethread too but if Internet connection is not great they can easily cause problems :( #pypchat
rhinoab
9:14 PM
A5 #pypchat blogs for process and portfolios, Keynote is very powerful, can animate as well, Google Earth, typewith.me for collab
lindawollan
9:14 PM
Want to get into Google apps for collaborating #pypchat
BruceFerrington
9:14 PM
#pypchat The tools are just that - tools. It is the thinking and process behind the thinking that are significant.
tgaletti
9:15 PM
@tashacowdy @whatedsaid yes, Skype is great for investigating and collaborating - so much fun #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:15 PM
I've just downloaded AudioBoo app this week - planning to try it out soon... #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
9:15 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: @BruceFerrington: #pypchat The tools r just that - tools. It's the thinking & process behind the thinking that ar ...
Saigon_Eldred
9:15 PM
Q7. How dependent are we on students having skills with tech? #pypchat
HolliSinger
9:15 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: @BruceFerrington: #pypchat The tools r just that - tools. It's the thinking & process behind the thinking that ar ...
Saigon_Eldred
9:15 PM
#pypchat. Ready for a new question . .
tashacowdy
9:15 PM
@tgaletti just started using VT on iPad with EY. So much more user friendly. Loving it. #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:15 PM
#pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:15 PM
RT @SarahHHK: I've tried Prezi but all the zooming makes me feel a bit seasick!!! :o) #pypchat
lindawollan
9:16 PM
Organising - Linoit (or Lino on iPad), Popplet, bubbl.us #pypchat
MaryCollins21
9:16 PM
#pypchat G1 students will use many tools 4 new WWAIPAT UOI:CI Over time people have used a variety of tools to make local&global connevtions
tgaletti
9:16 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q7. How dependent are we on students having skills with tech? #pypchat
HolliSinger
9:16 PM
@lindawollan great app #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:17 PM
Q7: My 9 year old shows me everything I need to know!! Kids have no fear, inquire, work it out. #pypchat
lindawollan
9:17 PM
RT @BruceFerrington: #pypchat The tools are just that - tools. It is the thinking and process behind the thinking that are significant.
rachbath
9:17 PM
RT @lindawollan: Classroom teachers need support from tech specialists - collaborate for best ICT integration #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
9:17 PM
Don't forget tech/apps can be used to facilitate face-to-face collaboration not just online #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:17 PM
#pypchat - I think we could add an entire page to the http://t.co/uqeOvdGb for suggestiosn for tools
HolliSinger
9:17 PM
I think we're dependent on them being risk takers & having a go...they are generally better than me after day 1 #pypchat
lindawollan
9:17 PM
RT @haileyj45: A5: students also love creating movies to show their understanding of a big idea #pypchat iMovie on iPads makes this so easy
travisattis
9:17 PM
Q.7 Very, very good question. #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:17 PM
A7 Think we are still buying into the digital native idea too much #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:17 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q7. How dependent are we on students having skills with tech? #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
9:17 PM
A7 Not dependent. Teach whatever is needed when its needed. Sts skills differ like in anything else. Like EAL kid with no English. #pypchat
chrisonmosby
9:17 PM
“@PrimaryEdTech: RT @tashacowdy: @tgaletti Tools changing.. Ss need big understandings ..#pypchat <--”//Yes! A "can do" mindset is vital
haileyj45
9:17 PM
we also use googledocs extensively to collaborate #pypchat
tashacowdy
9:17 PM
@tgaletti @SarahHHK audiboo and fotobabble current favs for EY. My 5 yr olds love cos they can sue independently and then tweet. #pypchat
rhinoab
9:17 PM
A7. depends if a teacher has made the summative assessment very tech heavy.. is this fair? In a BYOD is all tech equal? #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:17 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: @BruceFerrington: #pypchat The tools r just that - tools. It's the thinking & process behind the thinking that ar ...
travisattis
9:18 PM
#pypchat Some tech is more equal than others @rhinoab
BruceFerrington
9:18 PM
A7 - #pypchat We assume they can read and write - we assume they can use the tech.
BelleVillamarin
9:18 PM
#pypchat
tgaletti
9:18 PM
A7. Not sure about the answer but wondering whether sometimes tech experience can be more important than actual skills for a tool #pypchat
raccooncity
9:18 PM
#pypchat Morning- just catching up at end of the chat! How do others teach ICT? Specialist teacher? Scheduled lessons? All in collaboration?
SarahHHK
9:18 PM
I love GarageBand on the iPad - am using it with G5/6 - they figure it out and teach me! #pypchat
createdbyness
9:18 PM
RT @lindawollan: A5. Communicating - Voicethread/Skype. Creating - eg Glogster. Organising - eg Popplet, bubbl.us #pypchat
angie5112
9:18 PM
@tgaletti @tashacowdy @whatedsaid #pypchat I wonder how we can use Skype as a tool for investigating and collaborating?
jasongraham99
9:18 PM
@Saigon_Eldred @BruceFerrington #pypchat that's a very good point to keep in mind. Tools are just tools #ibapbk
BelleVillamarin
9:19 PM
“@Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat - I think we could add an entire page to the http://t.co/ch62dd4F for suggestiosn for tools” agree!
Saigon_Eldred
9:19 PM
@NicoleJaggers @HolliSinger #pypchat My 3 year old shows my mum how to browse thru photos on an iPad
haileyj45
9:19 PM
A7 ss seem to have no fear for learning new ICT tool because all have some prior knowledge by 11yrs old, thank goodness #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:19 PM
Our Year 6 kids will soon be looking for people to Skype with in Asian countries for their next inquiry. Volunteers sign up now #pypchat :-)
PrimaryEdTech
9:19 PM
RT @dwightley: #pypchat ... edmodo for collaboration, lots of web 2.0 for creation ie storyjumper, bitstrips- <-- we use many of those too
tashacowdy
9:19 PM
@chrisonmosby My Kindergarten had a great collaborative project using G docs http://t.co/CqxTjXzL #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:19 PM
RT @BelleVillamarin: #pypchat
HolliSinger
9:19 PM
RT @NicoleJaggers: Q7: My 9 year old shows me everything I need to know!! Kids have no fear, inquire, work it out. #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:20 PM
@Saigon_Eldred ditto. My son is five and I never have to show him how to use an app. #pypchat
haileyj45
9:20 PM
i no longer stress about learning a new tool as i know a student will know and can support me #pypchat
lindawollan
9:20 PM
RT @HolliSinger: I think we're dependent on them being risk takers & having a go...they are generally better than me after day 1 #pypchat
rhinoab
9:20 PM
A7. tech skills vs digital literacy, media literacy understanding, student can make a video but are we assesing all the components? #pypchat
Shaza33
9:20 PM
I have used edmodo before for collaboration, am going to try Google Groups this time.... #pypchat
lindawollan
9:20 PM
Students do need skills with tech, but learn them during inquiry process from each other as well as teachers #pypchat
megangraff
9:20 PM
Can anyone recommend an IB PYP workshop presenter for the role of language in the PYP? #PYPchat #IBPYP
Saigon_Eldred
9:20 PM
Q7. How dependent r we on students having skills with tech? #pypchat
tgaletti
9:20 PM
@angie5112 with Skype you can get an expert on basically any topic #pypchat
PrimaryEdTech
9:20 PM
RT @bruceferrington: #pypchat The tools are just that - tools. It is the thinking and process behind the thinking that are significant.
Saigon_Eldred
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat. We'd be happy 2 join in again
hurleyinchina
9:21 PM
@whatedsaid Just sent more info to your student on homelessness in China #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:21 PM
@tgaletti You know you can :-) #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:21 PM
@rhinoab We did a UOI on media literacy. Some teacher struggled with understanding it #pypchat
tashacowdy
9:21 PM
@BruceFerrington Ss need to start with tech in K and follow through consistently, just as they do for writing. #pypchat
tgaletti
9:21 PM
@whatedsaid you know I love Skype. Can I be of help even though I am new to Asia? #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:21 PM
“@Saigon_Eldred: @NicoleJaggers @HolliSinger #pypchat My 3 year old shows my mum how to browse thru photos on an iPad” like!
PrimaryEdTech
9:22 PM
@rachbath as long as the T sees it as necessary and important it will happen ... real struggle if they don't! #pypchat
klbeasley
9:22 PM
@whatedsaid I'm sure we can help out! #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:22 PM
“@whatedsaid: @rhinoab We did a UOI on media literacy. Some teacher struggled with understanding it #pypchat” This is a struggle for many.
tgaletti
9:22 PM
@whatedsaid great! Looking forward to it :) #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:22 PM
@MaryCollins21 thanks :) #blush #pypchat
JKerrins
9:22 PM
I can sometimes introduce a tool to a couple of chn. By end of day they have explored, are experts and are teaching others. #pypchat
gravesle
9:22 PM
RT @megangraff: Can anyone recommend an IB PYP workshop presenter for the role of language in the PYP? #PYPchat #IBPYP
Saigon_Eldred
9:23 PM
Q8. How dependent should we be on technology? What is the optimal balance? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:23 PM
#pypchat. Time for one last question
BruceFerrington
9:23 PM
A7 - #pypchat Is access to technology going to create the next us/them scenario?
whatedsaid
9:23 PM
@klbeasley Why are you not in the tech discussion on #pypchat???
tashacowdy
9:23 PM
RT @lindawollan: Students do need skills with tech, but learn them during inquiry process from each other as well as teachers #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:23 PM
We did a UOI on media literacy. Some teacher struggled with understanding it #pypchat” This is a struggle for many. or 'cop out'??
NicoleJaggers
9:24 PM
@BruceFerrington Teachers are always behind on something compared to the current generation, it's need to keep up! #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
9:24 PM
@JKerrins I love a few experts in the class! And there's almost always at least one. #pypchat
lindawollan
9:24 PM
RT @rhinoab: A7.tech skills vs digital literacy media literacy understanding, st make video but are we assessing all components? #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:24 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q8. How dependent should we be on technology? What is the optimal balance? #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
9:25 PM
@BruceFerrington Actually i think the next tech divide is access to internet rather than technology #pypchat
tgaletti
9:25 PM
@angie5112 sure, just send me a direct message #pypchat
HolliSinger
9:25 PM
It is the way of the modern world so we better catch up. #pypchat skills are still important-u need both!
whatedsaid
9:25 PM
@sherrattsam Last 5 mins of #pypchat Typical :)
Saigon_Eldred
9:25 PM
RT @BelleVillamarin: “@Saigon_Eldred: Q8. How dependent should we be on technology? What is the optimal balance? #pypchat” We must take ...
tashacowdy
9:25 PM
@Saigon_Eldred Students need to form relationships w/ people and develop of-line social skills b4 they can transfer to digcit. #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
9:25 PM
A8 We have heard 1.5 hours screen time per day recommended max. therefore must do other things. #pypchat
tgaletti
9:25 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q8. How dependent should we be on technology? What is the optimal balance? #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:25 PM
“@Saigon_Eldred: Q8. How dependent should we be on technology? What is the optimal balance? #pypchat” We must take our fear away.
BruceFerrington
9:25 PM
A8 - #pypchat We all struggle when the server goes down for the day. But then we remember our teaching skills from the good old days...
tgaletti
9:25 PM
A8. Having lived in a country with unreliable tech situation I would say it's always good to have a Plan B/a;ternatives #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:26 PM
A8: Our principal just made our whole staff brainstorm what our school will be like in 20 years- what will our learners need? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:26 PM
A8. Having live din a few countries with restrictive internet filtering - Ive become very flexible #pypchat
lindawollan
9:26 PM
@tgaletti Even in Melbourne we have needed plan B (and C) due to unreliable tech! #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:26 PM
“@whatedsaid: @sherrattsam Last 5 mins of #pypchat Typical :)” AWWWW!
BruceFerrington
9:26 PM
@LindyBuckley1 A8 We have heard 1.5 hours screen time per day recommended max. therefore must do other things. #pypchat - Like this idea!
hurleyinchina
9:26 PM
A8 Can't be dependent in China. Never know what's going to work one day to next. #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:27 PM
thanks all for another great #pypchat I gotta go read a bedtime story!
ErwinDumenden
9:27 PM
A8. Take a closer look at the real world for optimal tech integration OR look at what students already use at home. #pypchat
lsacker
9:27 PM
@NicoleJaggers #pypchat it's more the need to be open to everyone being a learner
rhinoab
9:28 PM
A8. tech expands the audience, relevance, ability, possibility and trans skills, but shld not always be an ends in itself #pypchat
tgaletti
9:28 PM
@lindawollan it's also about finding a balance like with everything in life. We want to model that in our teaching, right? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:28 PM
@SarahHHK C ya Sarah. Look 4ward to catching up at some stage #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:28 PM
A8: Vaults of ipads and laptops are becoming increasingly hard to book for use at our school, is this a good thing? #pypchat
travisattis
9:29 PM
A8 (Part 1) . IMO 2 diff q's. 1.As dependent as we/they need to b. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:29 PM
Please add any resources, links, blogs about use fo technology on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/s24w3Kls
tgaletti
9:29 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/bsg4SVU9
sherrattsam
9:29 PM
We've just spent 6 weeks without any tech while our new iPads were being prepared. Nice not to stare at screens for a while #pypchat
klbeasley
9:29 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Q8. How dependent should we be on technology? What is the optimal balance? #pypchat
lsacker
9:29 PM
Night all #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:29 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/bsg4SVU9
klbeasley
9:29 PM
@whatedsaid Urgh, #fail. I'm sick and dipping in & out & trying to get kids to bed. Is there a full moon or something? #pypchat
HolliSinger
9:29 PM
Thanks for the chat #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:29 PM
Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/bsg4SVU9
BelleVillamarin
9:30 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Please add any resources, links, blogs about use fo technology on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/s24w3Kls
Saigon_Eldred
9:30 PM
@whatedsaid Thanks to Ed who stepped as always as things went belly up #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:30 PM
@Saigon_Eldred @whatedsaid Thanks for great #pypchat
travisattis
9:30 PM
A8 (Part 2) 2.Eq. weight to tech, play, reading, making tree-houses, socialising, cooking, football etc #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:30 PM
#pypchat
tgaletti
9:30 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Please add any resources, links, blogs about use fo technology on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/s24w3Kls
Saigon_Eldred
9:30 PM
The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/rQRtJPLd
whatedsaid
9:30 PM
Thanks to @Saigon_Eldred for a great moderating job in the face of storm, bar, internet crisis and all! #pypchat
lindawollan
9:30 PM
Thanks to all - great #pypchat tonight
rhinoab
9:31 PM
thx for the chat tonight, will be back for another soon #pypchat
tgaletti
9:31 PM
@Saigon_Eldred looking forward to it. Maybe this time it will be the librarian's topic ;) #pypchat
lsacker
9:31 PM
#pypchat last tweet. Some schools have 1 ICT free unit over the year. Now I'm really stopping
whatedsaid
9:31 PM
Did anyone notice most of the #pypchat team were absent? If you'd like to join the team, please let us know!
Saigon_Eldred
9:31 PM
Thanks to all of the #pypchat participants today!
LindyBuckley1
9:31 PM
#pypchat Thanks all for great chat and heaps of fantastic ideas!
NicoleJaggers
9:31 PM
Thanks all, have learnt more than I have been able to contribute ideas this time!! See you next chat. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:31 PM
Thanks to the behind the scenes #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @Dwyer_teacher @wholeboxndice and @whatedsaid @saigon_eldred
rhinoab
9:31 PM
looking for feedback on my ICT continuum that I'm working on https://t.co/hDRmzhTc based on the 6 PYP ICT areas, thx #pypchat
tgaletti
9:31 PM
@tashacowdy @angie5112 that's a great combination #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:32 PM
If you're in Asia and would like to Skype with or without your class to help Year 6 with a unit of inquiry, let me know #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
9:32 PM
@whatedsaid @Saigon_Eldred I'm sure the beer may have assisted in the stress somewhat? Thanks Craig- that's dedication. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:32 PM
RT @rhinoab: looking for feedback on my ICT continuum that I'm working on https://t.co/hDRmzhTc based on the 6 PYP ICT areas, thx #pypchat
lookforsun
9:32 PM
@whatedsaid What is #pypchat? I'm an early riser so I might enjoy it, Edna.
tashacowdy
9:32 PM
@Saigon_Eldred Thanks for hosting : ) #pypchat
hurleyinchina
9:32 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Thanks to the behind the scenes #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @Dwyer_teacher @wholeboxndice and @whatedsaid ...
tgaletti
9:32 PM
RT @rhinoab: looking for feedback on my ICT continuum that I'm working on https://t.co/hDRmzhTc based on the 6 PYP ICT areas, thx #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:32 PM
@rhinoab #pypchat. Will bookmark & check it out. Looks good @ a quick glance
whatedsaid
9:32 PM
RT @rhinoab: looking for feedback on my ICT continuum that I'm working on https://t.co/hDRmzhTc based on the 6 PYP ICT areas, thx #pypchat
travisattis
9:33 PM
#pypchat Huge thx to @Saigon_Eldred & @whatedsaid for this valuable meeting and sharing space!
tgaletti
9:33 PM
Thanks to @Saigon_Eldred and @whatedsaid and everyone else participating tonight. Learned a lot, as always #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:33 PM
#pypchat http://t.co/sMtRb7L1
PrimaryEdTech
9:33 PM
@saigon_eldred thanks! :) #pypchat
BelleVillamarin
9:33 PM
“@Saigon_Eldred: Thanks to all of the #pypchat participants today!” Thanks to you too!
haileyj45
9:33 PM
thanks again #pypchat
tgaletti
9:34 PM
@Saigon_Eldred cool picture! Maybe we could all share a picture from where we are at the beginning of our next #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:34 PM
@lookforsun It's the IB Primary years program http://t.co/mmqGPoPg #pypchat but all are welcome
Saigon_Eldred
9:34 PM
Great to see so many new people (well, new to me anyway) in #pypchat. I have followed quite a lot of new peopel from tonite's chat
ErwinDumenden
9:35 PM
Thanks #pypchat... always fun and informative.
MaryCollins21
9:35 PM
#pypchat Thanks to everyone for all the great ideas.And thank you also to Craig - who is probably still in the bar & deserves a beer or two!
tashacowdy
9:35 PM
RT @travisattis #pypchat Huge thx to @Saigon_Eldred & @whatedsaid for this valuable meeting and sharing space!