Wearables for Technology:


What are Wearables?

Current predictions in education from Horizon Report: __http://cdn.nmc.org/media/2015-nmc-horizon-report-k12-EN.pdf__

NMC Horizon Report K-12

What is the Internet of Things (IoT)?

How are they being used?

Music and Wearable Tech:
__http://www.wearabledevices.com/2014/06/24/glove-from-imogen-heap/__ Using Gloves to make music Great for students who can’t physically hold instruments


Fashion and Wearables:
__https://www.bellabeat.com/__ Necklace

CuteCircuit - CuteCircuit's Q tool __https://twitter.com/CuteCircuit__ __http://cutecircuit.com/pink-black-collection/__

Wearables for accessibility:
Lechal: __http://lechal.com/__Footwear - developers from India

Bluez2: Bone Connector Headphones __http://www.aftershokz.com/collections/wireless/products/bluez-2__

Sports Clothes:

VR - Occulus Rift and where to in education and training:
Virtual Reality classroom ideas

Google Glass (and other types of eye wear)

Google Cardboard: VR __https://www.google.com/get/cardboard/__ Virtual Reality

Refugio3D Google Cardboard Product

__http://bit.ly/36wayswearables__ 36 ways to use Wearables in the classroom.

Apple Watch for Education:
__https://www.pinterest.com/techchef4u/apple-watch/__ Tech Chef4U

Wearables and Apple Watch:
Jonathan Nalder and the QLD TAFE Project for Adult Literacy
Jonathan Nalder

Paul Hamilton:

__http://bit.ly/wearablesinhighered__ Wearables in Higher Ed - Penn State University Research Project

Further articles on Wearables and Education




__https://net.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/ELI7102.pdf__ 7 things you should know about wearable technology.

Being Digitally Literate - Teachers and Students

TodaysMeet Link

Resources for today: __http://trainingictinclassroom.wikispaces.com/Students+and+Self-Publishing__


Pocket: __https://getpocket.com/__
Feedly: __https://feedly.com/__
Flipboard: __https://flipboard.com/__
Pinterest: __http://www.pinterest.com__ you will need to sign up for an account.
Twitter…. how do you curate personally..where do you go to find resources? #vicpln #aussieED #aussiEDchat by using hashtags to search for information
Evernote Web Clipper: __https://evernote.com/webclipper/__
and using the iOS shortcut to save materials.

Canva: __http://www.canva.com__ as well as iPad app
PicMonkey: __http://www.picmonkey.com__

Code - see coding resources
Scratch: __https://scratch.mit.edu/__
__http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/programming-tools-kids/__ Some great online games and tools

  1. Screencast-o-matic __http://screencast-o-matic.com/__
  2. Screenr __https://www.screenr.com/__

Via Mobile devices:
  1. Explain Everything (Android and iOS)

__http://www.easel.ly/__ to create your own

DuckDuckGo - No filters __http://duckduckgo.com/__
Creative Commons to find Copyright friendly materials __https://search.creativecommons.org__

Books - __https://www.pinterest.com/meganaiemma/ebook-creation-and-publications/__
__http://www.teenink.com/__ TeenInk designed for Teenage Writers

Edublogs for students and teachers:
Brainstorm blog titles for students and teachers

Images - Memes
  1. Mematic (iOS) Download if you have iOS.
  2. Meme Me (Android) Download if you have Android
  3. __http://www.memecreator.org/create__

Instagram in Education:
  1. Examples of Instagram - Instaed __https://instagram.com/instaedglobal/__
  2. Brainstorm topics and projects for Instagram

Online Magazines:
BookPress - and Bookemon
App: __http://www.bookemon.com__

CCMixter __http://ccmixter.org/__
App: MadPad - App to re-mix Music

For Music Publishing

Coding for Girls:

Resources: __https://www.pinterest.com/meganaiemma/coding-for-kids/__

Why Coding?: __http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/digital-life-news/kids-who-code-why-the-app-store-will-soon-be-dominated-by-young-developers-20150606-ghetgt.html__

__https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=76&v=FC5FbmsH4fw__ Video to watch at the start ‘Hour Of Code’

__https://www.madewithcode.com/__ Made with code video __https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bo11JJgj1cU__
How is Code now being used (other than just in programming) i.e. fashion Jewelbots

iPad Apps and Coding: Book by Paul Hamilton __https://itunes.apple.com/au/book/teaching-students-to-code/id729919770?mt=11__ See this great book as a resource

iPad Apps Installed for Primary School:
Daisy the Dinosaur (iOS)
Hopscotch __https://www.gethopscotch.com/__ iOS
  1. Treasure Dive with Cody
Scratch Jnr (iOS)
  1. Race with Animals Scratch Jnr printable Race with animals
  2. Dribble a basketball with the cat
  3. Move Car Scratch Jnr Printable
Bee Bot - based on the robot (iOS) App
Cargo Bot (iOS)
Fix the Factory (Lego Game)
Kodable as well as __http://game.kodable.com/__
__https://www.kodable.com/resources__ resources for Kodable
The Foos __http://thefoos.com/__

iPad Apps installed for Secondary School:
Robo Logic HD
Move the Turtle HD
Pocket Code
__https://www.tynker.com/__ Tynker
Cargo Bot

Twitter Hashtags for Coding:

Connected Toys:

__https://tickleapp.com/en-us/__ TickleApp

Dash and Dot Robots, Sphero Balls __http://www.sphero.com/education/__

Desktop Apps for Primary School:
__http://lightbot.com/__ Using programming Logic
  1. Scratch Cards Printable Resource
  2. Scratch Christmas Card

Desktop Apps for Secondary School:
MIT App Inventor for Android
TouchDevelop __https://www.touchdevelop.com/__ to Create apps (a Microsoft project)
Kodu (downloadable for PC) __http://www.kodugamelab.com/__

GoGirl4IT: Event planned for August 16, 2016 at Deakin University, VIC. __http://gogirl.org.au__

Hour of Code: __https://hourofcode.com/us__

Pinterest Board __https://www.pinterest.com/meganaiemma/coding-for-kids/__

__https://code.org/__ with lots of great resources

Made with Code - Google (for Girls) __https://www.madewithcode.com/__

Code the Future: __http://www.codefuture.org/__ (@becspink) Educators + Developers

CoderDojo: __https://coderdojo.com/__ (one in Melbourne) Kids aged 7 +

Code Club Australia: __http://www.codeclubau.org/__ For kids aged 9-11

__http://www.jewelbots.com/__ Wearable technology Jewellery designed for girls 9+ so that they can code it’s responses…

Maker Movement
__http://littlebits.cc/shop__ Little Bits from the Maker Movement
Educator guide for Little Bits

TED Talk on Building Blocks that blink, bleep and teach TED talk


__http://www.linkitz.com/__ For little girls - connected toys

__http://www.engadget.com/2015/07/07/bbc-micro-bit/__ Micro Bit (Rapsberry Pi)

__http://brianaspinall.com/?page_id=292__ Resources for Coding