24 Jul

1. From “Need” by Carrie Jones p 197/198 – Nick and Zara are locking up the house to stop the pixies from making Zara into their Queen which will do something very bad to her soul.
[Zara] “What if they break down the door?”
[Nick] “They can’t.”
“How do you know they can’t? That guy looked pretty strong.”
He shouts down to me, “Pixies have to be invited in like vampires. I read it on the internet.”
“Well, there you go, I mutter. It must be true.”
2. Customised mashup newspapers – with twitter feeds Flipboard for ipad
3. Interactive maths games more
Sum Dog
4. Elif Shafak builds on this simple idea to argue that fiction can overcome identity politics
5. Vic schools getting ipads
6. Make your own website-
• Google – example library’s holiday programs. You can build from scratch or use templates e. this one is for family members to share. See
• Wikispaces example
• Blog
• Library on netvibes –intranet alternative link is permanently on the front cover of school newsletters that are sent out electronically each week.
7. Twitter as a PLN Expanding your PLN
8. Effective searching
9. Ebooks and the retailisationof research
10. An article on the Phoebe Prince cyberbullying case
11. Facebook reaches 8% of the population?
12. Tab Candy – Firefox perfects tab browsing
13. Making video booktalks with Photostory Using the full zoom range in photostory COmbineing photostory and moviemaker with PapaJohn
14. Making podcasts with Audacity
15. Project information literacy and videos
16. Effective Principals Embrace Collective Leadership
17. Creating diigo accounts for students
18. Top 20 Websites No Teacher Should Start the 2010-2011 Year Without
19. ‘Amazing multi-taskers’ why school librarians are my ‘Library Heroes’
20. Controlling your digital identity is as easy as 1-2-3

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