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Archive of January's #GlobalClassroom Chat 1/3 - Saturday Jan 12th, 10:00-11:00 UTC

Come One, Come ALL … to the #globalclassroom January Chat!

TheHeadsOffice
09:55
Looking forward to the first #globalclassroom chat of the year in 5 mins. Don't forget the tag!
jennysfen
09:59
2 minutes til #globalclassroom chat. Please join us #pypchat #ibpyp #edchat #ibpyp #connected ca #elemchat #cdnishk
jasongraham99
10:00
RT @jennysfen: 2 minutes til #globalclassroom chat. Please join us #pypchat #ibpyp #edchat #ibpyp #connected ca #elemchat #cdnishk
jennysfen
10:00
Hello all - who's joining us for #globalclassroom chat? For the next hour all of my tweets will be devoted to this discussion #ibpyp #edchat
jennysfen
10:02
@TheHeadsOffice Good morning - or evening - depending where you are. #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:03
I'm happy to be joining the #globalclassroom this evening. I'm a grade 4 teacher in Hong Kong. Please introduce yourselves to the chat.
TheHeadsOffice
10:03
Hello World! Welcome to #globalclassroom where we will be talking about the journey we have been on with global classrooms.
TheHeadsOffice
10:04
  1. #globalclassroom Let us know where in the world you are!
jennysfen
10:04
Welcome to #globalclassroom chat! Today's topic: Come One, Come ALL Celebration!
TheHeadsOffice
10:04
Let's start with sharing some of your best #globalclassroom topics. What went down well?
TheHeadsOffice
10:07
I can't believe it is just me & @jennysfen out there! Don't be shy! Say hello! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:08
Hands up if you have looked into global education. Who did you link with? #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:08
A1 I'll get the ball rolling. I really loved the chat when we shared ideas of how to connect with other classes globally #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:09
#globalclassroom Grt to be part of global classroom chat! I'd love to hear if any activity with schools in China.
BehaviourTeach
10:09
I'm linked with Tanzania #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:09
There are so many opportunities to learn about our world by connecting online #globalclassroom Loved meeting like minded educators
bridgetfenwick
10:10
@TheHeadsOffice @jennysfen #globalclassroom Hi interested in discussion as someone working in global education providing resources & INSET
LisaHayman1
10:10
#globalclassroom Are schools maintaining connections with one school or have curriculum connections with many?
jennysfen
10:10
@LisaHayman1 I know there are schools in china interested in connecting to #globalclassroom projects - Will look at putting some links up
jasongraham99
10:11
@jennysfen Hi from Bandung Indonesia, Learning Tech Coach #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:11
@bridgetfenwick Help me out - what is INSET? #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:11
#globalclassroom what are the most successful technologies to use to engage globally?
jennysfen
10:11
Glad to have you join us @jasongraham99 #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:12
Great! Already got linking going on! Other favourite topics pleas! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:12
Have you heard of #Quadblogging? It is run by @DeputyMitchell & links classes together #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:13
@LisaHayman1 Hi Lisa! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:14
@bridgetfenwick Welcome Bridget! Where are you? #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
10:14
@LisaHayman1 for me Twitter has been the most effective for lower primary. Any sharing or creating apps as well #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:14
@jasongraham99 Ho Jason! Are you a regular #globalclassroom participant? Favouritie topic? #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:14
@Global_Teacher welcome to #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:14
dropping in finally from Perth, Australia - tweeting as @GCPorganisers & @iEARNAustralia #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:15
@jennysfen In school training. In UK we have 5 days set aside for it! #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:15
@mgraffin so glad you joined us! #globalclassroom Just getting started
GCPorganisers
10:15
on NOW RT @jennysfen:l #globalclassroom chat. Please join us #pypchat #ibpyp #edchat #ibpyp #connected ca #elemchat #cdnishk
henriettaMi
10:15
"TheHeadsOffice i have used @edmodo groups successfully to connect my year 6 class #globalclassroom"
mgraffin
10:15
@jennysfen apologies. was having dinner :P #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:16
@LisaHayman1 Do you mean things like Skype or Face Time? #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:16
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Hello World! Welcome to #globalclassroom where we will be talking about the journey we have been on with global clas ...
iEARNAustralia
10:16
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Hello World! Welcome to #globalclassroom where we will be talking about the journey we have been on with global clas ...
mgraffin
10:16
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Hello World! Welcome to #globalclassroom where we will be talking about the journey we have been on with global clas ...
LisaHayman1
10:16
#globalclassroom Is there a particular site to support quadblogging? How effective is it with different languages?
henriettaMi
10:16
#globalclassroom this term my class will be learning about earthquakes
mgraffin
10:16
@jennysfen so did I. I think we'll be repeating the student and teacher connection #globalclassroom chats over the next few months.
jennysfen
10:16
@henriettaMi Yes - Edmodo is great as it supports so many different ways to connect. Kids can chat, upload vids, share docs #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:16
@jasongraham99 How have you used twitter? Is that with children or just grown ups? #globalclassroom
Global_Teacher
10:17
@jennysfen thanks- sadly have to fly off now but tech 4 #globalclassroom - #etwinning platform which has now gone east, no longer just EU
jasongraham99
10:17
@TheHeadsOffice I only join when @jennysfen moderating.JK Fav topic- how to engage Global Projects with those lacking tech #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:17
@LisaHayman1 the closest we've got is Taiwan. :) very hard to find twitter connections in China due to firewall, #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:17
@Global_Teacher Great to meet you! #globalclassroom Hopefully connect again in the future
LisaHayman1
10:17
@jasongraham99 #globalclassroom do your students in Indonesia do it in English or Bahasa?
BehaviourTeach
10:17
We run termly quadblogs! Currently linking bangkok, Australia and nz #globalclassroom
henriettaMi
10:17
#globalclassroom and rainforests and I am hoping to find classes to connect with who have real experiences of them
jennysfen
10:18
@LisaHayman1 some schools have VPN and are able to use twitter, we should look to creating a list (or is there one?) #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:18
RT @jennysfen: There are so many opportunities to learn about our world by connecting online #globalclassroom Loved meeting like minded ...
mgraffin
10:18
RT @jennysfen: There are so many opportunities to learn about our world by connecting online #globalclassroom Loved meeting like minded ...
TheHeadsOffice
10:19
@LisaHayman1 If you contact @DeputyMitchell he will be able to link you with specific countries #globalclassroom #quadblogging
jasongraham99
10:19
@TheHeadsOffice Connecting Gr 1 with #kinderchat classes. Needs to be small groups for early learners. Snail mail as well. #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
10:19
RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom Are schools maintaining connections with one school or have curriculum connections with many?
mgraffin
10:19
RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom Are schools maintaining connections with one school or have curriculum connections with many?
GCPorganisers
10:19
RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom Are schools maintaining connections with one school or have curriculum connections with many?
LisaHayman1
10:19
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom Yes. Many Australian schools ate blocked from using Skype.
mgraffin
10:19
wikis, voicethread are very useful. RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom what are the most successful technologies to use to engage globally?
GCPorganisers
10:19
RT @henriettaMi: "TheHeadsOffice i have used @edmodo groups successfully to connect my year 6 class #globalclassroom"
mgraffin
10:19
RT @henriettaMi: "TheHeadsOffice i have used @edmodo groups successfully to connect my year 6 class #globalclassroom"
jennysfen
10:20
Often use a mix of tech for a project - snail mail, wikis, skype all for same project #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:20
@mgraffin #globalclassroom some of our schools are using weibo
mgraffin
10:20
@TheHeadsOffice @LisaHayman1 we hate having Skype blocked :( Google Hangouts aren't though - which is a HUGE plus #globalclassroom
bridgetfenwick
10:20
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom how do you make your links with schs in South mutual and reciprocal? Love to hear.
DanLaw7
10:20
#globalclassroom Hi There, Daniela here from Adelaide. Sorry I'm late.
TheHeadsOffice
10:20
@LisaHayman1 Keen to set up 100 word Challenge in diff languages. Having major impact in the Eng http://t.co/25ZYnyrT #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:20
@mgraffin Voicethread is a wonderful tool! Time zones are not an issue and all levels can participate #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:21
@LisaHayman1 is that open to ppl outside China? wouldn't know where to start :( #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:21
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Have you heard of #Quadblogging? It is run by @DeputyMitchell & links classes together #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:21
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Have you heard of #Quadblogging? It is run by @DeputyMitchell & links classes together #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
10:21
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Have you heard of #Quadblogging? It is run by @DeputyMitchell & links classes together #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
10:21
@LisaHayman1 English, as the schools we are connecting with are in Japan and Canada #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:21
@DanLaw7 So glad you have joined us! We're discussing favourite tools to connect #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:21
Are these connections supported by school leaders or are you on your own to promote? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:22
@henriettaMi hi! curious as to how you're planning to integrate ICT and global links? #globalclassroom (will be presenting @ science conf)
TheHeadsOffice
10:22
@DanLaw7 No problem Daniela! Welcome! What is your #globalclassroom experience?
DanLaw7
10:22
#globalclassroom I have found blogs, email with teachers and Edmodo to be useful. Also more recently Twitter.
mgraffin
10:23
@Global_Teacher @jennysfen there's one more at 7PM GMT :) #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:23
RT @mgraffin: wikis, voicethread are very useful. RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom what are the most successful technologies to use to ...
mgraffin
10:24
@jasongraham99 @TheHeadsOffice @jennysfen have been trying to work through this issue with gentleman in Sierra Leone. hard #globalclassroom
futuristex
10:24
Great discussion taking place over on #globalclassroom at the moment
PDin140orLESS
10:24
How do you get around the inability to face to face across time zones with students on other side of the world? #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:24
Very fortunate to work in a sch that encourages & supports connecting globally. Some funded by school, some initiated by Ts #globalclassroom
DanLaw7
10:24
#globalclassroom This year we have signed up for quadblogging and Travelling Rhino project. So will look forward to these.
jasongraham99
10:24
Gr 1 snail mailed a book they wrote about themselves with a QR Code attached with comments to classes we connected with #globalclassroom
bridgetfenwick
10:24
@jennysfen #globalclassroom sorry- in service training for teachers
mgraffin
10:24
@BehaviourTeach beautiful :) where are you in the world? #globalclassroom
blamehound
10:24
@TheHeadsOffice I have some amazing and inspirational early years contacts via #Kinderchat #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:25
@PDin140orLESS Voicethread is a good way to get around the time zone issue - the conversation builds and is saved #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:25
@henriettaMi i may be able to help re rainforests - via a guy I know in Germany ... #globalclassroom. do you use skype?
PDin140orLESS
10:25
#globalclassroom BTW...Chad from Indiana, USA PYP WSL and MYP Coord. Great to join you.
GCPorganisers
10:25
RT @jennysfen: Often use a mix of tech for a project - snail mail, wikis, skype all for same project #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
10:25
RT @jennysfen: Often use a mix of tech for a project - snail mail, wikis, skype all for same project #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:25
RT @jennysfen: Often use a mix of tech for a project - snail mail, wikis, skype all for same project #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:25
@PDin140orLESS sharing videos is another way to beat the time zone blues #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
10:25
Younger kids need small groups, meaningful connections and something to touch, feel. Senses. Not just an impersonal screen #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:25
RT @jennysfen: @mgraffin Voicethread is a wonderful tool! Time zones are not an issue and all levels can participate #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
10:25
RT @jennysfen: @mgraffin Voicethread is a wonderful tool! Time zones are not an issue and all levels can participate #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:25
RT @jennysfen: @mgraffin Voicethread is a wonderful tool! Time zones are not an issue and all levels can participate #globalclassroom
DanLaw7
10:26
@PDin140orLESS #globalclassroom One thing that was particularly successful last year was posting video on our class blog. Other class wd com
mgraffin
10:26
I've loved tracking my #globalclassroom scrapbooks - particularly after 1 was found in Honduras after going missing!
mgraffin
10:26
they've visited Romania, the UK, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Guatemela, USA, Brasil ... #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:27
@PDin140orLESS Welcome great to meet you - @jasongraham99 & I are also pyp and wsl as well - in asia #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:27
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom sounds interesting will have a look.
TheHeadsOffice
10:27
Do you link for specific topics or as 'buddy' classes? #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
10:27
If you're around @jennysfen is moderating #globalclassroom cc #kinderchat #pypchat #ibpyp #satchat #ibpyp #edchat
mgraffin
10:27
There are scrapbooks on the ground in Honduras, New Zealand, and as of yesterday, Hawaii! #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:27
@mgraffin are the scrapbooks digital or do they travel snail mail? #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:27
RT @futuristex: Great discussion taking place over on #globalclassroom at the moment
henriettaMi
10:27
@mgraffin it is vital that it is about the learning and not just about shallow connections #globalclassroom i have indicators 2 reach
TheHeadsOffice
10:27
@jasongraham99 You'd do really well to connect with @blamehound Has fabulous contacts / ideas! #globalclassroom
katyvance
10:28
Hi #globalclassroom! I am the librarian for the secondary school at Luanda International School in Angola. I'll be lurking as I do some work
CliveSir
10:28
NOW! RT @jasongraham99: If you're around @jennysfen is moderating #globalclassroom cc #elemchat #ukedchat #edchatie
TheHeadsOffice
10:28
@mgraffin Tell me about the scrapbooks. Sounds great! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:28
@jennysfen snail mail :P hence @JosePopoff and I planning to murder the Honduran Postal Officials .... #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:29
@katyvance Lurk away but do pop in too Katy! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:29
@PDin140orLESS using asynchronous tools like wikis and voicethread - to overcome timezones #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:29
@mgraffin #globalclassroom can you tell us more about your scrapbooks??
jennysfen
10:29
I tend to work on projects with a specific purpose aligned to what we are invest. in class-makes connecting more meaningful #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:30
I'm looking for students to comment on 100 word pieces written by ch under 16. Great for linking & literacy #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:30
@mgraffin Wow - so cool. Do people add to them and then pass them on? #globalclassroom
blamehound
10:30
@TheHeadsOffice Cheers Julia :) be happy to connect @jasongraham99 #globalclassroom
PDin140orLESS
10:30
#globalclassroom Thanks for helpful ideas. I'll be lurking for a bit mostly. In starting corral for half marathon right now.
jennysfen
10:30
@katyvance Welcome to #globalclassroom chat.
BehaviourTeach
10:31
@mgraffin we are Leicester, England so it really enriches our learning to link with a variety of countries #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:32
@PDin140orLESS Oooo! Good luck. Just started a 'couch to 5k' programme but have pulled something lifting a box! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:32
.@TheHeadsOffice scrapbook wiki - http://t.co/uQ6Z81Qi #globalclassroom more pics coming later
jennysfen
10:33
@BehaviourTeach Yes - the power of a #globalclassroom is the ability to bring diverse perspectives to learning - enriching understandings
mgraffin
10:33
@LisaHayman1 scrapbooks were conceived as way for tchrs and stdts to share local community, country, and culture with world #globalclassroom
katyvance
10:33
@jennysfen Thank you! Interesting conversation happening on #globalclassroom chat
DanLaw7
10:33
#globalclassroom Global read aloud last year was great. Helped to really practice reading comprehension strategies we had been working on.
TheHeadsOffice
10:33
@BehaviourTeach We must be able to link up to do some work around 100 Word Challenge! http://t.co/LZsoVu6y #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:33
@LisaHayman1 using a non-tech means - an artists sketchbook - sent around the world, over the course of several years #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:34
@Cherise_Duxbury One for you! RT @mgraffin: .@TheHeadsOffice scrapbook wiki - http://t.co/ngsanSlQ #globalclassroom more pics coming later
katyvance
10:34
@jennysfen @mgraffin If they did add to them, this would be great for #pyp #inquiry unit on culture #globalclassroom chat
DanLaw7
10:34
#globalclassroom Also want to involve students in the 100 word writing more this year.:)
mgraffin
10:34
@jennysfen yes, accumulated product is becoming quite impressive, and becomes a discussion point for next school in line #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:35
@katyvance @jennysfen snail mail is not without its stresses! 1 book got lost in Honduras for 6 weeks :( #globalclassroom but all ok so far
jennysfen
10:35
@DanLaw7 How did the global read aloud work. Via Skype? #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:35
@mgraffin #globalclassroom sound great will investigate for BRIDGE school partnerships project!
TheHeadsOffice
10:36
@DanLaw7 Excellent! Really missing you guys in Aus! #globalclassroom #100wc
hentieTom
10:36
Hi from South Africa ..just planning to really embark on this journey wth ch and myself #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:36
@LisaHayman1 I'd love to take it further - happy 2 share - and share the costs involved lol #globalclassroom
katyvance
10:36
This #globalclassroom momento project by @mgraffin looks fantastic! #pypchat #ibchat #tlchat #globaled http://t.co/3RMTMmiF
DanLaw7
10:36
@jennysfen #globalclassroom Edmodo was used to establish a connection with a class. Then we commented on each others class blogs. Video efft
LisaHayman1
10:36
#globalclassroom Travelbugs is a Web 2.0 tool developed by @AsiaEducation Is available for educators globally http://t.co/v9GYdWAH
TheHeadsOffice
10:37
@hentieTom Welcome Hentie! You've come to the right place! #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:37
A few schools in china that are #globalclassroom minded AISG http://t.co/EePLJ2rl SCAC http://t.co/C2gzQMhE WAB http://t.co/DF5vGfBO
jennysfen
10:37
RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom Travelbugs is a Web 2.0 tool developed by @AsiaEducation Is available for educators globally http://t.co/v9GYdWAH
mgraffin
10:37
@jennysfen i agree. projects should emerge out of / naturally fit with class learning / curriculum #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:38
RT @DanLaw7: #globalclassroom Global read aloud last year was great. Helped to really practice reading comprehension strategies we had b ...
iEARNAustralia
10:38
RT @DanLaw7: #globalclassroom Global read aloud last year was great. Helped to really practice reading comprehension strategies we had b ...
mgraffin
10:38
RT @DanLaw7: #globalclassroom Global read aloud last year was great. Helped to really practice reading comprehension strategies we had b ...
PDin140orLESS
10:38
#globalclassroom Love the scrapbook ideas. Great way to build understanding of own culture and to make strong connections to new ones.
katyvance
10:38
@mgraffin Expensive! We use DHL to get anything in and out. How heavy are these scrapbooks? #globalclassroom
DanLaw7
10:38
#globalclassroom Skype or google hangout will be my next challenge.
TheHeadsOffice
10:38
@Cherise_Duxbury You must link with @DanLaw7 who was involved with Global Read Aloud! Just what you need! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:38
@katyvance 1.1kg when they've got student work in them. need 2 use DHL for Nepal. not looking fwd to paying #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:39
@hentieTom Welcome. I'm about to engage with a #globalclassroom project started by a teacher in SA - #travellingrhinosproject
mgraffin
10:39
@hentieTom hi. you've come to the right place! #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:39
RT @katyvance: This #globalclassroom momento project by @mgraffin looks fantastic! #pypchat #ibchat #tlchat #globaled http://t.co/3RMTMmiF
PDin140orLESS
10:39
#globalclassroom How long until scrapbooks make it back to you for students to use? Periodically?
DanLaw7
10:40
@jennysfen @hentieTom #globalclassroom Yes! I'm looking forward to being involved in this too.:)
TheHeadsOffice
10:40
U can have class blog posts showcased on Blog Dipping. This has led to links being made! Send me post links! #globalclassroom #blogdipping
mgraffin
10:40
.@PDin140orLESS happy 2 share scrapbook philosophy & project details if someone wants 2 start with one class. contacts too #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:40
@mgraffin Any way the participating schools can pay or contribute to cost for the delivery to next school? #globalclassroom
Bronwyn1975
10:41
#globalclassroom Hi all. I'm a newbie, but am really interested in connecting globally. Some great ideas already!
LisaHayman1
10:41
@mgraffin @jennysfen #globalclassroom Curriculum connections though not always easy to align across languages and cultures.
jennysfen
10:41
@TheHeadsOffice What's Blog Dipping? Sounds interesting. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:41
@jennysfen each school is responsible 4 cost to next school. costs 2 get out of Aust mostly (not all) covered by donations #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:42
@LisaHayman1 @jennysfen true, but curriculum informs the kind of global connections you seek out and build upon #globalclassroom
katyvance
10:42
@jennysfen @mgraffin That's what I was going to ask- could we go splits or something? How is this funded? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:42
@jennysfen biggest cost will be to repay Govinda in Nepal for DHL shipping costs #globalclassroom
BehaviourTeach
10:42
@LisaHayman1 wow I've just read the link. an amazing opportunity. I did a similar thing with Tanzania #lifechanging #globalclassroom
hentieTom
10:42
Thanks all will have to overcome some Internet connectivity #globalclassroom but will get there..
jennysfen
10:42
@Bronwyn1975 Welcome! #globalclassroom This is a great place to meet others and share ideas about possible projects and ways to connect
PDin140orLESS
10:43
@mgraffin great! Send any info u can to chipster6498@gmail.com. Thx. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:43
@mgraffin: @LisaHayman1 @jennysfen Sometimes links can provide topic for curriculum #globalclassroom
BehaviourTeach
10:43
@TheHeadsOffice that sounds fantastic! I'd love to link up on that! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:43
@katyvance @jennysfen in certain cases, happy 2 help out . some costs have been covered by donation, mostly own pocket #globalclassroom
equilibriumctc
10:43
Hi everyone #globalclassroom Will be in and out this evening
TheHeadsOffice
10:43
We have just over 15 minutes left. What would you like to share before we go? #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:44
@mgraffin @lisahayman1 Yes - it can be challenging. If you look for conceptual connections this can be easier #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:44
@PDin140orLESS depends on how you run it - current project will take at least two years to complete. #globalclassroom visiting 10 countries
jennysfen
10:45
RT @TheHeadsOffice: @mgraffin: @LisaHayman1 @jennysfen Sometimes links can provide topic for curriculum #globalclassroom
hentieTom
10:45
We becoming an IB school and really need to embrace #globalclassroom ..only way it can be successful..small projects in beginning?
mgraffin
10:45
@PDin140orLESS i have had one back briefly for a conference, was away for 8 months, then went to New Zealand #globalclassroom
BehaviourTeach
10:45
@jennysfen devastation in my chd was shocking. They made care packages and wrote letters at home without direction from me! #globalclassroom
henriettaMi
10:45
@jennysfen i agree must make the learning and the connection meaningful #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:45
If you have only just caught up with #globalclassroom chat today there will be an archive of it http://t.co/PqHHd9kt in a few days
mgraffin
10:46
@Bronwyn1975 welcome aboard :) this http://t.co/GGvUVSac might be of help #globalclassroom
blamehound
10:46
@jasongraham99 I hear that! our connections still poor :( What age group do you teach? My class tweet too @EYFSBloggers #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:46
@mgraffin #globalclassroom Weibo see http://t.co/P1ukUBMJ need to know Chinese though :)
katyvance
10:46
@mgraffin I see you're doing South America and Europe now. If you get interested in #Africa DM and we'll chat #globalclassroom
Bronwyn1975
10:46
@DanLaw7 I am interested in using Skype also. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:46
@hentieTom Can you translate IB pls Hentie? #globalclassroom
skambalu
10:46
@bridgetfenwick Secondly, find some #s to follow eg #globallearning #globaled #globalclassroom - I'm sure there are more, not sure of 'best'
jennysfen
10:47
@hentieTom Yes - I think if you start small it is easier to manage and you become more comfortable with tools #globalclassroom
DanLaw7
10:47
@Bronwyn1975 #globalclassroom I am in Adelaide with a year 5/6 class. Where are you?
hentieTom
10:47
@hentieTom Can you translate IB pls Hentie? #globalclassroom (via @TheHeadsOffice) international baccalaureate
jennysfen
10:48
@BehaviourTeach Amazing. You know you are making an impact when things like that occur #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:48
Important that #globalclassroom is not viewed as a new gimmick. Sort out what learning you are after then apply it!
mgraffin
10:48
this little skype community changed so much for me this year - https://t.co/2h4PCDZl Hello Little World. #globalclassroom
Bronwyn1975
10:48
@jennysfen Thanks! Looking forward to the adventure #globalclassroom
hentieTom
10:48
RT @mgraffin: this little skype community changed so much for me this year - https://t.co/2h4PCDZl Hello Little World. #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:49
RT @mgraffin: this little skype community changed so much for me this year - https://t.co/2h4PCDZl Hello Little World. #globalclassroom
katyvance
10:49
@mgraffin Sounds great! My partner is a year 2 #pyp teacher, so there are definite openings for #globalclassroom momento exchange
TheHeadsOffice
10:49
@bridgetfenwick If you set up a separate column just for #globalclassroom they are all there in one place!
mgraffin
10:49
@hentieTom definitely. are you connected with @whatedsaid? she's a great IB global educator. taught me a great deal #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:50
@hentieTom Of course! Silly me! Thank you! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:50
RT @mgraffin: this little skype community changed so much for me this year - https://t.co/pkXGan0u Hello Little World. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:51
@katyvance Being really dim but can you explain #pyp pls? #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:51
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Important that #globalclassroom is not viewed as a new gimmick. Sort out what learning you are after then apply it!
iEARNAustralia
10:51
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Important that #globalclassroom is not viewed as a new gimmick. Sort out what learning you are after then apply it!
mgraffin
10:51
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Important that #globalclassroom is not viewed as a new gimmick. Sort out what learning you are after then apply it!
hentieTom
10:52
@mgraffin thanks will connect need all the assistance I can get very exciting #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:52
@mgraffin @hentieTom Yes @whatedsaid is an amazing educator. There is also a #pychat you might want to check out. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:52
@hentieTom Edna is a wonderful guide and learner, particularly in the IB field. #globalclassroom
BehaviourTeach
10:53
RT @jennysfen: @BehaviourTeach Amazing. You know you are making an impact when things like that occur #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:53
Fancy a writing challenge (only 100 words) that really helps writing & blogging? Get in touch. Any language considered! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:53
@hentieTom Definitley get in touch with @DeputyMitchell about #Quadblogging. Would be a gr8 start! #globalclassroom
AsiaEducation
10:54
RT @katyvance: This #globalclassroom momento project by @mgraffin looks fantastic! #pypchat #ibchat #tlchat #globaled http://t.co/3RMTMmiF
jennysfen
10:54
Join the #pypchat as well http://t.co/oTKYFg7Q Great place if you are starting our on an IB journey #globalclassroom
blamehound
10:54
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Important that #globalclassroom is not viewed as a new gimmick. Sort out what learning you are after then apply it!
GCPorganisers
10:54
RT @jennysfen: Join the #pypchat as well http://t.co/oTKYFg7Q Great place if you are starting our on an IB journey #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
10:54
RT @jennysfen: Join the #pypchat as well http://t.co/oTKYFg7Q Great place if you are starting our on an IB journey #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:54
RT @jennysfen: Join the #pypchat as well http://t.co/oTKYFg7Q Great place if you are starting our on an IB journey #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:54
Last 5 mins approaching! Where does the time go? Any last points /sharing? #globalclassroom
hentieTom
10:54
Thanks for all the guidance #globalclassroom getting excited
hentieTom
10:55
RT @jennysfen: Join the #pypchat as well http://t.co/oTKYFg7Q Great place if you are starting our on an IB journey #globalclassroom
Bronwyn1975
10:55
@blamehound How have your children used Twitter? Our teachers are tweeting, but staff are wary about kids tweeting #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:55
@TheHeadsOffice time flies when you're having fun! #globalclassroom :-)
CliveSir
10:55
@TheHeadsOffice @katyvance PYP = Primary Years Programme - a part of IB #globalclassroom
katyvance
10:55
@TheHeadsOffice not dim at all! Primary Years Programme for IB- K-year 6. : o) I forget not everyone is IB! #globalclassroom.
hentieTom
10:56
Some MYP IB people you can recommend to follow #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:56
I suppose my #globaled highlight for coming year will be my trip to Doha, Qatar for the #iearn2013 conference #globalclassroom. can't wait
iEARNAustralia
10:56
I suppose my #globaled highlight for coming year will be my trip to Doha, Qatar for the #iearn2013 conference #globalclassroom. can't wait
jennysfen
10:56
@iEARNAustralia I look forward to following the twitter chat of #iearn2013 - learning through those in attendance #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
10:57
@jennysfen it is going to be an incredible multicultural experience. will endeavour to tweet while I'm there :) #globalclassroom
DanLaw7
10:57
#globalclassroom I will be interested to hear more about the #iearn2013.
TheHeadsOffice
10:58
@mgraffin It would probably be my forthcoming highlight too! Lucky chap! #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:58
I'm looking forward to participating in the #travellingrhinosproject with my students very soon #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:58
Anyone going to the #flatclass conference in Japan? #globalclassroom
jennysfen
10:59
@iEARNAustralia Thank you! Wish I could go. #globalclassroom
LisaHayman1
10:59
#globalclassroom If your in Australia consider attending @AsiaEducation national conference http://t.co/KMsM2okA #aef2013
mgraffin
10:59
I WISH!! RT @jennysfen: Anyone going to the #flatclass conference in Japan? #globalclassroom <-- Hoping it comes to Australia one day
LisaHayman1
11:00
@jennysfen #globalclassroom I think I need to investigate!
TheHeadsOffice
11:00
Well my Saturday morning chores are calling. TU all for another vibrant hour of sharing! Take care & see u all next time! #globalclassroom
CliveSir
11:00
#globalclassroom chat 2 of 3 will be at 19:00GMT (8hrs time)
TheHeadsOffice
11:00
RT @LisaHayman1: #globalclassroom If your in Australia consider attending @AsiaEducation national conference http://t.co/jwmlT1CA #aef2013
CliveSir
11:00
The archive for this #globalclassroom chat will be up in a few hours here: http://t.co/j8aIg32R
TheHeadsOffice
11:00
RT @jennysfen: Anyone going to the #flatclass conference in Japan? #globalclassroom
jennysfen
11:00
I can't believe our time is up #globalclassroom. 1 hour can go by so quickly!! Thank you @The HeadsOffice for a great job co-hosting
TheHeadsOffice
11:00
RT @CliveSir: #globalclassroom chat 2 of 3 will be at 19:00GMT (8hrs time)
Contour_Ed
11:00
@LisaHayman1 collaborative google maps #globalclassroom
DanLaw7
11:00
#globalclassroom Thanx for organising this chat. Very interesting. :)
LisaHayman1
11:01
RT @Contour_Ed: @LisaHayman1 collaborative google maps #globalclassroom
hentieTom
11:01
Thanks #globalclassroom made some great connections :D
CliveSir
11:01
Schedule for this weekend's #globalclassroom chats: http://t.co/DfsaLS82
galaxyinvader
11:01
Looking forward to tweeting and skyping with my K ; seasons, uniforms, animals whatever- kids respond if its in context #globalclassroom
jennysfen
11:01
thank you all for participating in the first of 3 #globalclassroom chats. Very interesting and some fab resources shared.
GCPorganisers
11:02
thank you to @TheHeadsOffice and @jennysfen for moderating the first 2013 #globalclassroom chat!
LisaHayman1
11:02
Just participated in #globalclassroom chat. What a fantastic way to connect globally! Thanks to all. Really valuable.
mgraffin
11:02
Next chat - later today -> 11AM Los Angeles, 2PM New York, 7PM London, 9PM Cape Town (8AM Sunday for New Zealanders) #globalclassroom
jennysfen
11:02
@GCPorganisers Thanks for the opportunity - Loved this evening's #globalclassroom chat. Thanks all. Signing off now - time for dinner
bridgetfenwick
11:03
@mgraffin @skambalu @TheHeadsOffice thanks all. Have to get on with rest of life now-will try again next time! C u at next #globalclassroom
Bronwyn1975
11:03
@jennysfen Thanks all! #globalclassroom
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