"Hi Colin. I am co-presenting a session at ASTE (Alaska Society for Technology in Education ) on game-based learning which includes Minecraft. Would it be alright to add your slideshow and video to the list of resources I am making available to…"
"How exciting. Last term I worked with 145 grade 5/6 students teaching a science unit using the game minecraft.
If your interested I worote about it here http://kynanrobinson.com/
It is such an exciting space to be working in.
"It's a tough position full time let alone trying to fit it all in to one day a week at it!
You gotta get a grasp on the curriculum in each grade or focus on one or two grades. Meet with them and find out what activities they are doing in…"
Last weekend myself (@colingally) and Sharyn Skrtic (@Shaza33) presented about using the computer game Minecraft in the PYP at the 21st Century Learning Conference in Hong Kong. Any questions let me know, this was with Grade 3 students.Slideshow and Video here: …See More
"The problem with rivers is that that are not specific as much as buildings or cities but you should still be able to get the general outline of the river. The secret to using Google Earth is to do all your searching before hand, bookmark it and…"
"For preschoolers you really need something that will allow them to explore and direct their own learning without constant directing from you.
For this you can use www.poissonrouge.com
It is awesome, I use it with Pre-K and K. I just posted…"