Useful Websites

Here are some websites you may find useful:


Key Competencies

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Assessment
Maths sites
Inquiry learning sites
Image sites
Literacy Sites
The Arts Sites
Videos
IWB Resources
Science
Maori
Net Safety

Other Useful Sites
Digistore
Learning objects, A storehouse of digital content. A variety of multi-media content including interactive activities. Well worth a look. You need a school username and password but your principal should have this.
Interface Magazine
If you haven’t seen this great magazine then you should do so. One free copy comes to each school but you can order a copy per teacher for just $1 per copy. The magazine has a website which makes checking out the websites mentioned in the magazine really easy. http://www.interfacemagazine.co.nz/

Memory Maker The Auckland Museum site where you can make a video representation of "Coming Home" from war.

Educational Origami Wiki - Compares traditional and digital classrooms and list useful ICT tools with links to many
NZ History information & resources: www.nzhistory.net.nz
TKI: www.tki.org.nz/
Centre4 Interact: centre4.interact.ac.nz/
Software for Learning: www.tki.org.nz/r/ict/software/
Zamzar - online file convertor
A whole lot of useful websites (NZ based)http://www.jsharp.co.nz/useful_websites.htm
Video Search Engine www.searchforvideo.com
Useful wiki site with loads of link and resources http://edresources.wikispaces.com/
FREE resources http://www.adrianbruce.com/
Great interactive site that the kids each register and then can create their own avatar and explore a large range of topics.It is through the Otago Museum. http://www.scicity.co.nz/home.html
Spelling Blends
Music and Maths:www.philtulga.com/
Useful BBC sites:http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/wholenumbers/
www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/sentencebasics/whatisasentence/game.shtml
Miniature Earth - If the Earth's population was reduced to 100 people - Globalisation
Edublogs TVa useful place to upload your videos , it is a free service, will go through school internet filters because the content is education based.
New South Wales Country Areas Program http://www.cap.nsw.edu.au/default2.htm This is a really useful site for teachers with heaps and heaps of resources. There is so much there. Lizzie @ Waihi Beach
Great web 2.0 ideas for the classroom - go to Larry Ferlazzo's blog. shared by Robbie - Waihi East
The 'cooltoolsforschools' wikispace has a lot of excellent ideas for teachers - shared by Robbie - Waihi East


'iLearn Technology' another great site for IT ideas in your classroom - shared by Robbie