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Key Skills

 

 

 


 

 

The following methodoligies can be used for implementing key skills:

 

Graphic Organisers

"A picture is worth a thousand words."

What is a concrete model/graphic organiser?

A concrete model/graphic organiser is usually a one page form with blank areas for the student to fill in ideas and information.  Some organisers are very specific while others can be used with many topics.    Read more

Graphic Organisers for Teaching and Learning

Blank Graphic Organisers for class use (with some samples)

 

Little Book Methodology

The Little Book Methodology is a way of getting students to learn small pieces of information (e.g. definitions) by teaching each other. 

How to create and use the Little Book

Powerpoint for demonstrating the Little Book to students

 

Links to Web 2.0 Tools for Creating Resources
Video Animoto
Video Download Photo Story
Sound Recording Download Audacity
Word Clouds Wordle
World Clouds with shapes Tagxedo
Crosswords, Wordsearches Puzzle Maker
Flashcards and Vocabulary Quizlet
Flashcards, Hangman, Crosswords, Matching Exercises Studystack
 

 

 Working With Powerpoint

Inserting a hyperlink in Poweropint and Word

Adding a narration in Powerpoint 2003-2007

Adding a narration in Powerpoint 2010

 

LINKS TO WEB 2.0 TOOLS FOR CREATING RESOURCES

animoto.com  (video)

Wordle.net (word cloud) Tagxedo.com (word cloud)

 

Download Photostory  (video)

Puzzle maker.com

 

Download Audacity (sound rec)

Quizlet.com   (flashcards, vocab)

 

 

LINKS TO CURRICULUM BASED RESOURCES

scoilnet.ie

 

Examinations.ie   

studyclix

 

NCTE Web Resources

Skoool.ie

 

e-xamit   

etests  

JC subject Fact sheets