Evaluation matrix #2

  Name of teaching resource: ABC Reading Eggs   Weblink (if web based) readingeggs.com.au     Who should this digital teaching resource be used with? (ie year/grade) This resource can be used from reception to year 7.   How should it be used? (e.g. individual, whole class) It’s used individually by the child, in their…

Evaluation Matrix #1

Name of teaching resource: Prezi Weblink (if web based) http://www.prezi.com Who should this digital teaching resource be used with? (ie year/grade) This could be suitable from year 4 as a teaching tool.  How should it be used? (e.g. individual, whole class) It can be used for the whole class as kind of a “power-point slide.”…

Digital Fluency

When I think of digital fluency, I think back to what I knew about computers as a child and what I know now. As the technology advances, so does the skills of the new generations. Or so I thought. What does it mean to be digitally fluent? From the information that I’ve gathered, what seems…

Participation and the Digital Divide

What is the digital divide? Firstly, to understand what this means, I’ve decided to define the term in order to understand it on a deeper level. As mentioned on (Dictionary) digital divide is the difference between privileged and underprivileged people in relation to access of anything digital Now that I’ve gathered some understanding of what…

Digital Identities and Digital Security

Digital security has always been a big issue with the technology we have today. There are so many people and organisations out there trying to access private information. The internet has never been a secure place and there are certain things we can do in order to make sure our use of the internet is…