Box of Tricks
Technology and education
Web 2.0 Applications in Modern Foreign Languages
January 08, 2010 10:59 PM PST
Naace interview with José Picardo, Head of Modern Languages at Nottingham High School for Boys, where he describes how he harnesses web applications to improve learning outcomes for his students.A Guide to Annotating with Diigo
September 22, 2009 01:17 PM PDT
Diigo is a very useful social bookmarking site that also allows you to annotate web pages, saving your comments for you to see later or to share with others.End of year review: The year of Edmodo
August 14, 2009 04:23 AM PDT
Here's a look at what my students thought of using Edmodo, a micro-blogging system for teachers and students.Half term review - April 2009
April 09, 2009 01:16 AM PDT
A look at what my students and I have been up to this past half term.I teach, therefore you learn... or do you?
February 28, 2009 04:40 PM PST
Exploring how the expectations of our pupils are changing.Half term review - February 2009
February 20, 2009 12:20 AM PST
What has been going on in my classroom, as well as outside it, in the past 3 months. Go here to read the blog post http://www.boxoftricks.net/?p=849Five ideas to enhance interactive whiteboard flipcharts
December 19, 2008 05:19 AM PST
Watch this video to learn how to enhance your Smart interactive whiteboard using object animations, a feature of Notebook Version 10, the latest version of Smart board's proprietary interactive whiteboard software.
Go to www.boxoftricks.net to find out more.How to start your own classroom or subject blog
December 14, 2008 08:13 AM PST
This video-podcast highlights the reasons why you might want to have your own classroom and subject blog and also walks you through how to create your own blog using Wordpress.
Read more about it here http://www.boxoftricks.net/?p=669Coffee Break Podcasting
November 01, 2008 07:48 AM PDT
Mark Pentleton gives tips and advice about making educational podcasts. Go to www.boxoftricks.net/?p=535 to read more about it.
Half term review - October 2008
October 19, 2008 12:28 PM PDT
Review of the technology I have used with my students in the past 6 weeks. Go to Box of Tricks.net to find out more http://www.boxoftricks.net/?p=498
A podcast about engaging students and enhancing teaching and learning through the use of technology in education.
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