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TERM FOUR 2013
Week One
Ending 18 October

Apple Learning Tour 4 November, Learn, Create, Share 7 November, Tania Coutts Google Workshops Monday 21 October, N4L announcement, Google Drive widescreen slides, multi touch book blog post, free iPad eBook, Allanah's Google ULearn Workshop, Apple Configurator at Clifton Terrace on Tuesday
Week Two
Ending 25 October

Apple Learning Tour 4 November, Learn, Create, Share 7 November, iPad workshop at St Peter Chanel, Simon's Hampden Street Blog in the interface awards, Seven ways to sabotage device initiative, Learning Wiki by Jacqui Sharp, Doc Story Builder, What the iPad has done for education, Literacy group on the VLN.
Week Three Ending 1 November

Apple Learning Tour 4 November, Learn, Create, Share 7 November- next week, no after school workshop this week, digital survival kit, cartoons for internet safety, Clip Converter to download You Tube Videos, how to insert a book mark in a Google Doc, how to put ePubs on to your laptop and share to the web, Google Apps group.
Week Four Ending 8 November

Learn, Create, Share 7 November- next week, Spelling Testing Ideas, K-12 Online Conference, Garden Puzzle Chrome Extension, Emma Watts EdTalk, Pencil Talk, Rachel Boyd junior School Slideshare,
Week Five Ending 15 November

Thursday workshop on using iBooks Author, Google Summit in April 2014, Adobe manuals, Egg Timer countdown, MADE Awards finalist, reading feedback with Book Creator, SAMR model, visual dictionary, inspirational video
Week Six Ending 23 November

Google Summit in April 2014, Learning at School Conference 23/24 January 2014, Workshop on Google at St Pauls on Thursday, Favourite Blog posts of the year, challenging blog commenting, Chromebook Review, Boys Reading Newspaper article, Access You Tube, Crowd Sourced Digital Citizenship Resource
Week Seven Ending 23

Workshop on literacy iPad apps and projecting your devices to screens or data projectors at Ranzau on Thursday, survey about the project, Chrome/Chromebook course, Webinar on Wednesday on Registered Teacher Criteria, Learning at School in January, article about Boys and eReading, Wattpad for senior reading conversations, Hey Jude video written as a flow chart,
Week Eight Ending 5 December

No After school workshop this week but can work in school, Learning at School Conference 22-23 January 2014, survey about the project, the advantages of using Dropbox, Christmas wiki from Jacqui Sharp, Hira winning movie, Edu-Ignite Evening 18 December, Enabling eLearning celebration Google presentation.
Week Nine Ending 13 December

Support day on Tuesday this week, Thursday next week, upcoming conferences for 2014, EduIgnite 18 December, a new person to follow on Pinterest, Manaiakalani Digital Teacher project, redefining the writing process, the TPACK model, a collaborative Google presentation about using Google Apps.
Week Nine Ending 20 December

Thursday next week for eSupport, Farewell to leavers, a note from Pip, a note from Allanah, EduIgnite on Wednesday, Where to go for support from now on, Google Translate, Science resources, Leggo for maths, digital citizenship videos, hexagonal thinking, Literably for marking Running Records.


Week One
Ending 2 August

Photo Competition winners, 15 August Learn, Create, Share at Salisbury School, Mark Osborne Master Class on Wednesday, Google Workshop at Rai Valley on Tuesday, Maths Week coming up 12-16 August, Android Website, Doodle for Google, Augmented Reality, Mail Chimp, ICT Magic, Twitter person to follow - Martin Burrett.
Week Two
Ending 9 August

ELearning Leader Get together on Thursday after school, Learn, Create, Share 15 August, Mark Osborne Masterclass Notes, Mathsweek coming up, EduIgnite in September, Background removing website, blobby avatar maker, eFellowships, grasshopper apps, Twitter person to follow- Kath Murdoch
Week Three
Ending 16 August

Learn, Create, Share this week 15 August, Mathsweek coming up, EduIgnite in September, Making the writing programme fun, Kiwikids news site, Registered Teacher Criteria evidence, Science Fair Journal Writer, Copy On line storage, Person to follow on Twitter- Dave Sampson.
Week Four Ending 23 August

Thank you to all participants of Learn, Create, Share, next is 12 September, EduIgnite in September, International Dot Day, 15 September, library webinar 21 August, resources for coping with earthquake stresses, Ashton Kutcher teen choice award speech, cheap licences for Comic Life and Kids Pix 3D, Pixl photo editing tool, National Aspiring Principals 2014, Chromebook Group on the VLN
Week Five Ending 30 August

Our next Learn, Create, Share is 12 September, This week's workshop at nayland on using an iPad for Literacy, Edu Ignite in 25 September, ULearn in October, Collaborative iPad and Google Apps Presentations, Blendspace collations, MADE Awards due 18 September, LEARNZ website, Māori and Pasifika VLN group.
Week SixEnding 5 September

Our next Learn, Create, Share is 12 September- more presenters needed especially around Hapara, This week's workshop at Hira on using Google Apps, Edu Ignite in 25 September, ULearn in October, Ranzau want OS10.6 copy, Dot Day AR App, Pinterest educators, COMMAND/CONTROL + F, Video iPad tutorials, Musical YouTube Videos, Beyond SChool, VLN, Group.
Ending 13 September

Our next Learn, Create, Share is this week 4pm at Salisbury School, Edu Ignite in 25 September, Allanah's blog post on the SAMR model, Google Apps Webinar, Roy the Zebra junior literacy, ColAR Augmented Reality app, Thinglink, BYOD resource, person to follow on Twitter- Joe Dale
Ending 20 September

Thank you everyone who contributed to make our Learn Create, Share so successful and here is a link to the collaborative google Presentation, this week's workshop is on iPads after school at Clifton Terrace, EduIgnite is next week, Apple Learning Tour 4 November, Hamilton unconference Google Doc, Clipping Magic photo background remover, Tom Barrett's interesting ways series of Google Presentation ideas, Minecraft at St Pauls, Chromebook sessions, Parklands selling a COW!
Ending 20 September

EduIgnite is this Wednesday, Apple Learning Tour 4 November morning and afternoon sessions, Voice Notes for Google Apps, Grasshopper iPad apps, Languages learning wikispace, Notosh Ewan McIntosh Resource, digital citizenship games, what to do before upgrading to iOS7, Parklands COW, Monday afternoon at Clifton Terrace for Apple Configurator



Term Two 2013

Week One
Ending 10 May

Allanah on leave to attend Google Certification- cluster day on Friday, Android tablet interest group? Photo Competition coming up, 16 May- Learning at School follow up/debrief, Tania Coutts, Googler in town for workshops 13/14 May, Booktalks, Adding Audio comments to Google Docs, Sumdog, Sunnyhills BYOD resources, Twitter person, John O'Regan
Week Two

Learning at SChool sharing opportunity at St Pauls, Tania Couttts, Google Certified Teacher visit to Nelson and Blenheim, GAFE Community Day in Auckland, Emerging Leaders Summit, Clean My Mac, Geoguesser, digital teachers on Pinterest, dictate text using Chrome, Twitter person to follow- Luke Dyer
Week Three

iPad workshop at Rai Valley, Android Workshop coming up, Photo competition, Science Fair resources, Waimea Campus video, newspaper articles, Twitter person to follow - Martin Burrett
Week Four

Photo Competition, 20 June Unconference, Quadblogging, Conversational Google searches, UFN Nayland Webinar, The nature of creativity, Twitter person to follow Nathaniel Louwrens
Week Five

Photo Competition now open for entries, 20 June Unconference- Learn Create Share, Emerging leaders Summit, UFB Nayland Webinar, Android workshop 13 June, Natural Voice Reader for laptops, Allanah's post on Speak Voice selection and Reader on iPad, Literacy Shed, Southwell School digital citizenship licence, Whakatu Flick-it-on film project. Twitter person to follow Rob Smith
Week Six

Enter your photos in the Loop RSP hoto Competition , 20 June after school- Learn Create Share at Salisbury, UFB Nayland Webinar, Android workshop this Thursday 13 June, Mark Osborne presentation 19 June at Hampden Street, recording of last week's Nayland Webinar, Christchurch Modern learning Environment Resources, SAMR model of eLearning, Powtoon animations, Tools for Engaging Reluctant writers Twitter person to follow Caroline Bush
Week Seven

Enter your photos in the Loop RSP hoto Competition,
Week Eight

Enter your photos in the Loop RSP photo Competition, this week's workshop in Motueka on Google, Māori Language week ideas, iPad writing tips, Emma Watts TeacherMeet Presentation, Mark Osborne's MLE matrix, Wonderolpois, Twitter person to follow- Nathan Jones.
Week Nine

Enter your photos in the Loop RSP photo Competition, this week's workshop at Hampden Street on Creative Commons, Māori Language maths iPad app and language week ideas, Rita Pierson TED Talk, Sumdog, iOS7 updates, Facebook advice, Twitter person to Follow- Lucy Grey.
Week Ten

Last week to enter your photos in the Loop RSP photo Competition, no workshop this week, Parklands audio resource, maths is Fun website, weather app, fun orca website, Any Questions, Twitter person to follow- Emma Watts from Upper Moutere.



Term One 2013

Week Ending
8 February

Kevin Honeycutt visit, blogging workshop at St Pauls, Educamp Greymouth, Learning at School Roadshow, Where is the value of eLearning Prezi, International Conference of Thinking video, digital citizenship pdf from Andrew Churches, news in different reading levels,
Week Ending
15 February

21 February eLearning Support Group meetings, Kevin Honeycutt visit, Educamp Greymouth, Learning at School Roadshow, Skoodle with kate from Parklands, Textivate - moving text around, multiple Google accounts, Daily5 resources
Week Ending
22 February

21 February eLearning Support Group meetings explanation, Kevin Honeycutt visit, Educamp Greymouth, Learning at School Roadshow, Messy Maths Presentation, FlyCut copying Mac app, blogging with whānau, collaborative dance video.
Week Ending
1 March

eLearning Support Group, Kevin Honeycutt's visit, Greymouth Educamp, Learning at School Roadshow, Registered Teachers' Criteria revamp, about the VLN, Rebecca Power Edtalk, making slideshows on your iPad, Twitter person muso- Megan Lemma
Week Ending
8 March

eLearning Support Group, Kevin Honeycutt's visit, Learning at School Roadshow, Orewa BYOD conference, Knowing about the VLN video, Google Site Page level permissions video, Steven Wills video, Tina Feely from Parklands on Twitter
Week Ending
15 March

eLearning Support Group MOU, Maths Basic Facts Knowledge, Māori Futures, Daily5 for Intermediate Age students, signing translators, John Dorman from St Pauls on Twitter
Week Ending
22 March

eLearning Support Group MOU, free webinar on learning with an iPad in the junior class, nrich maths web resource, Mark Osborne CORE breakfast in Christchurch 9 April, Google Apps Tutorials and follow Lyn Hough on Twitter.
Week Ending
29 March

eLearning Support Group sort of getting sorted, Allanah on leave this week. Videos to support learning around digital citizenship, some activities around cyber-safety on line, Southwell Schools digital licences around using Chromebooks, Twitter person to follow is Carolyn Stuart- now ex principal of Tawa Intermediate and now working for N4L- Network for Learning.
Week Ending
12 April

Sending times for eLearning Support groups to meet, An Android Workshop? iPad workshop at Auckland Point Thursday, Google Event, BYOD conference, Creative Commons in Schools, Software agreement, bulk purchasing iPads, bubble activity, 21st century pedagogy, Twitter person to follow Nicola from St Josephs,
Week Ending
19 April

Sending times for eLearning Support groups to meet, An Android Workshop? iPad workshop at Auckland Point Thursday, Google Event, BYOD conference, Creative Commons in Schools, Software agreement, bulk purchasing iPads, bubble activity, 21st century pedagogy, Twitter person to follow Nicola from St Josephs,




Term Four 2012

Week Ending
19 October

Apple sMACdown workshop at St Pauls, Principals Morning and Lead Teacher Day 1 November, Parent iPad night at Wooden Spoon, Richmond, 1 November, Emma and Jamie eFollows 2013, Apple configurator and VPP at Ranzau, multiple Google accounts in Chrome, Text to Speech, Mathletics app launch, Jacqui Sharp's eLearning wiki, Kevin Honeycutt on Twitter.
Week Ending
26 October

Apple sMACdown workshop at MoTEC, Principals Morning and Lead Teacher Day 1 November, Parent iPad night at Wooden Spoon, Richmond, 1 November, Nayland Primary Learning Without Limits video, MADE Awards finalists from Hira and St Joseph's, Caz Aldridge reflection from ULearn, contraption videos, Pinterest linking.
Week Ending
2 Nov

Principals Morning and Lead Teacher Day 1 November, Parent iPad night at Wooden Spoon, Richmond, 1 November, Perseverance video, Teach Your Monster to Read, Class Dojo behaviour management, Fabostory, Faketext, Pinterest
Week Ending
9 Nov

Notes from Lead Teacher/Principal Day, Tania Coutts Google Resources, 8 November maths workshop at MoTEC, Google calculator, noise control, primary sources, Goodreads, rewindable teaching snapshots, ICT magic on Pinterest.
Week Ending
16 Nov

Thursday workshop maths eLearning at St Pauls, Hira and St Josephs do well at the MADE awards, NZ Teacher's Council Social Media Guide, researching from within Google Docs, Helen King's Google Site exemplar, Manaiakalani innovative projects, Dropittome iPad to Dropbox tool, Judy McKenzie- person to follow on Twitter.
Week Ending
23 Nov

No Thursday workshop this week, promoting your favourite class blog post, funny YouTube video, Great NZ science project, MathsFour real world maths, Embedding Kindle book previews, Stephen Lethbridge, person to follow on Twitter
Week Ending30 Nov

Maths Thursday workshop this week at Hampden Street School. Literacy Shed Website, Favourite 2012 blog posts, wikispaces snapshot, iPad night for parents, Cyclone computers iBook Author competition. Twitter hashtag edtechnz
Week Ending7 Dec

No Thursday workshop this week, Countdown Clocks, Christmas Delicious bookmarks, NZ Teachers Council, Maths Aids worksheet generator, person to follow on Twitter- Anne Marie Hyde
Week Ending14 Dec

Learning at School Roadshow 19 April, 2013, Thinglink, Augmented Reality iPad page, websites that don't need Flash to work so they are good on an iPad, Google Services poster, person on Twitter to follow, Andrew Thompson from Stoke School.







Term Three 2012

Week Ending 20 July

iMovie Workshop, Principals Morning and Lead Teacher Day 9 August, Unconference 24 August, iPad stylus order, how long to hack your password, Mac shortcuts, calendar template, Dr Seuss sign generator, speak to text generator, person to follow on Twitter- DK.
Week Ending 27 July

Principal and Lead Teacher Day, Thursday Podcasting workshop at Hampden Street, Photo Competition results, Unconference 24 August, Learning Without Limits Seminars, Olympics with Studyladder pdf, wikispaces spammers, problem solving, bingo generator, music support, person to follow on Twitter- DK.
Week Ending 2 Aug

Principal and Lead Teacher Day 9 August, no Thursday workshop this week, , Unconference 24 August, Learning Without Limits Seminars, MADE Awards, Telecom Competition, Olympics online book, Nayland photo blog, a comprehensive list of iPad tips and tricks, person to follow on Twitter- Paula Jamieson
Week Ending 10 Aug

Principal and Lead Teacher Day this Thursday so no after school workshop this week, Unconference 24 August, SAST Spelling test, interactive stories, AudioPal, Fotobabble, Handwrite Google Search, Link Learning Twitter list
Week Ending 17 Aug

Unconference 24 August, CORE e-Fellow applications for 2013, picking the right tool for the right job, digital skills for teachers, app choosing rubric from Tony Vincent, what our website says about your school, Dave Winter on Twitter.
Week Ending 24 Aug

Unconference 24 August, Thursday workshop Lower Moutere- blogging and iPads, Allanah and Cheryl's reflections on Lead Teacher/Principal CORE Breakfast, Ryan Higgins' Olympics resources, Nayland and Hampden Street video channels, turning your iPad into a document camera, Karen Melhuish-Spencer on Twitter
Week Ending 31 Aug

Thursday workshop St Pauls- iPad workflow- blogging and iPads, Allanah Horizon Report, John Dorman- thinking, Ranzau- YouTube channel, levelled ebooks, Caz Aldridge- Popplet, Person on Twitter- Anna Gerritsen
Week Ending
7 Sept

Thursday workshop MoTEC in Motueka- iPad workflow- creating content and sharing it, Allanah's blog posts about posting video and audio to a blog via an iPad, Twiducate, downloading mp3 fro Learning Media, RTLB blog, Person on Twitter- Vicki Davis
Week Ending 14 Sept

Thursday workshop Hampden Street- Google Docs and Presentations, Updates to Bling4yrblog Blogger help blog, Non Flash based Digital Objects, International Dot Day. Embeddable eBooks, On LIne First Aid Course, Mark Osborne on Twitter
Week Ending 21 Sept

Thursday workshop at MoTEC- Embedding ICT in the Junior class with guest teacher presenter, Cherryl Eden, Learning at School Roadshow 19 April 2013, blogging tutorials, MoTEC radio station, Talk like a Pirate Day, First Aid On Line Course, Daily5 Twitter resource.
Week Ending 28 Sept

Thursday workshop at MoTEC- Embedding ICT in the Junior class with guest teacher presenter, Cherryl Eden, iOS6 update, AnyQuestions, Wellington library visit, dyslexia apps, Blogger templates, Tania Coutts Twitter follow



Term Two 2012

WeekEnding 28 April

Blogging workshops, Library Pilot Project, junior e-readers, ANZAC Day resources, classroom elearning examples, numeracy wiki, promoting your class blog
WeekEnding 28 April

Blogging workshop, Lead Teacher Day 17 May, TED-Ed lesson videos, iPads on school trips, iMove tutorial, learning spaces, VLN photo competition, 201 Literacy and maths hints for parents.
WeekEnding 11 May

Lead Teacher Day 17 May, Teacher Aide Workshop, iPod Touch Case, Smarties Maths Activity, Jacqui Sharps maths wiki, building sentence structures, Inanimate Alice
WeekEnding 25 May

Mark Gallagher Google Workshop, Home School Partnership, Lead Teacher/Principal Day notes, Charles Newton podcast, Karen Edwards from Brightwater wiki,
WeekEnding 1 June

Mark Gallagher Google Workshop, iPad app rubrics, Tiny Tapp app, Apple Shortcuts, UK maths resources, YouTube video about class sizes, Twitter follow- Kevin Cummins
WeekEnding 8 June

Mark Gallagher Google Workshop, Photo Competition, Managing Effective Change Workshop with Cheryl Doig, BYOD seminar, Learning without Limits Seminar, AirServer for iPad, typing game, Fish, cyber-safety, Classroom Spaces, Twitter follow- Charles Newton
Week Ending
15 June

Google Sites Workshop, Photo Competition, Managing Effective Change Workshop with Cheryl Doig, BYOD seminar follow up, AirServer for iPad, password management, image uploading flow chart, Train video, Twitter follow- Allanah
Week Ending
22 June

Photo Competition, No Thursday workshop, Managing Effective Change Workshop with Cheryl Doig, unconference postponement, Maori Language Week resources, Storyjumper eBooks, Martha's Website literacy for Juniors, iPad accessories, Manaiakani write up, Twitter follow- Rachel Boyd.
Week Ending29 June

Photo Competition, No Thursday workshop, Managing Effective Change Workshop with Cheryl Doig, Reflective summary for Milestone 5, how to blog via the Blogger app and email, blogging ideas Google Doc, Monster Reading website for Juniors, Olympics Diigo links, Twitter follow- Karen Melhuish-Spencer.






Term One 2012

Week Ending 10 February

Term Timetable, Google Presentation, Email future selves, Adding a voicemail widget to your blog, junior animated readers, Allanah's resources link
Week Ending 17 February

Conference Details 1 March, Links to Thursday iPad Workshops, Unconference 31 March, Qualities of a Lead Teacher, Caz's blog about swimming, Kindle Fire Review, Hapara Dashboard, visual prompts for writing
Week Ending 24 February

Proof reading with an iPad, Andrew Churches' website, organising classroom resources, Ormi the Pig video, 29 February blogging challenge, this newsletter page
Week Ending 2 March

Conference, Mobile Learning Conference, On Line Bookmarks, Allanah's iPad Presentation, eLearning Framework, 29 Feb Blog challenge
Week Ending 9 March

Cluster Conference Resources, Mobile Learning Conference, BYOD Conference, Unconference, iPad deployment, characterisation, failure video, statistics worksheets. No Thursday workshop this week.
Week Ending 16 March

Unconference, Lower Moutere Google Thursday Workshop, Android Website, using Social Media in schools, using Twitter, spelling resources, basic facts wiki
Week Ending 23 March

Twitter Thursday workshop, Unconference 31 March, Conference resources, Sandra Rolls blog, universe animation, web widgets, cube creator reading activity.
Week Ending 30 March

Unconference this Saturday, Twitter Thursday workshop, ULearn selection, typing websites, counting on a tens frame, Android apps, Andrew Churches follow up, live blogging on class trips.
Week Ending 6 April

ULearn selection, Cherryl reflects on Term One, Andrea uses video to prompt descriptive writing, NZ font, eLearning classroom management, Alphabetimals






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