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Scootling About

15 Aug

What is it?

Scootle is a content discovery portal for Australian teachers containing more than 22,000 teaching resources. It includes features that support teachers to organise digital content and lessons.

Why go there?

• As well as heaps of great teaching resources, there are many great interactive activities – called Learning Objects that are fun!

• For QLD teachers, it has many C2C resources.

• It has collaborative spaces for students that teachers can set up for students

• Scootle Community has lots of free professional learning for teachers: ScootleLive http://live.scootle.edu.au/ and http://live.scootle.edu.au/2014/06/19/scootle-community-new-look-coming- soon/ Scootle

• Learning Paths are great to use with students. See http://live.scootle.edu.au/2014/06/20/scootle-learning-paths/

• 10 good reasons http://blog.scootle.edu.au/files/2013/07/10-ways-1oibkvj.jpg

Scootle home page

https://www.scootle.edu.au/ec/p/home for Australian teachers only, need to login to access resources

How to register

Go to http://www.scootle.edu.au/ec/preregister.action To begin, please enter your education email address, for example .gov.au or .edu.au. If you don’t use an email address with a common teaching extension, or if you need further assistance, please email us: help@scootle.edu.au

Subscribe to Sccootle Newsletter at

https://confirmsubscription.com/h/r/092E0BEA49F1814E

Scootle userguide

Bit out of date now, but still fairly useful, main change – used Advanced Search to choose year levels, subjects etc https://www.scootle.edu.au/ec/pages/user_guide/Scootle_UserGuide_April_11_lowres.pdf

FAQS

https://www.scootle.edu.au/ec/p/faq#link2

Exporting, emailing or creating pdf from scootle search

https://readingpower.wordpress.com/2014/06/25/exporting-emailing-or-creating-pdf-from-scootle-search/

Scootle learning paths https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYB5kya7YU0&feature=youtu.be

 
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