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Archive of April's #GlobalClassroom Chat 1/3 - Saturday April 13th, 10:00-11:00 UTC

A Journey of Many Firsts


mgraffin
10:53
#globalclassroom chat topic - A Journey of Many Firsts http://t.co/9JAe4QCM1L Join us in 5 :) #edchat #ukedchat #globaled #futuristex
iEARNAustralia
10:53
#globalclassroom chat topic - A Journey of Many Firsts http://t.co/IjkIHfIxjx Join us in 5 :) #edchat #ukedchat #globaled #futuristex
GCPorganisers
10:53
#globalclassroom chat topic - A Journey of Many Firsts http://t.co/lV4Oq2bhcG Join us in 5 :) #edchat #ukedchat #globaled #futuristex
bhallowes
10:55
@TheHeadsOffice I'm looking forward to joining you for the #globalclassroom chat in two minutes.
bhallowes
10:56
Does everyone have their coffee? Time for our first chat for April. Please let us know where you are. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:56
Please make sure you use the has tag #globalclassroom for the chat the will start in a minute!
CliveSir
10:57
3MINS til #globalclassroom chat! #ukedchat #edchat #ozteachers #edchatie
mgraffin
10:58
@bhallowes coffee? almost time for dinner here in Perth, West Aus #globalclassroom
bhallowes
10:59
Good day everyone. I'm in Port Elizabeth. It's a glorious Autumn day, blue skies and a gentle breeze. Time for lunch. #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
10:59
#globalclassroom hi
bhallowes
10:59
Hi Sharon, welcome. It's good to have you here. #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:00
#globalclassroom In the rainy town of Weymouth , south coast of UK
TheHeadsOffice
11:00
This is what we will be chatting about! http://t.co/9FG0MqR5GM #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:01
dropping in on first April #globalclassroom chat from Perth, Western Australia. Have dubious honour of inspiring this topic @iEARNUSA
bhallowes
11:01
What's for dinner, Michael? My children love to hear about time zones. #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:01
RT @mgraffin: dropping in on first April #globalclassroom chat from Perth, Western Australia. Have dubious honour of inspiring this topi ...
iEARNAustralia
11:01
RT @mgraffin: dropping in on first April #globalclassroom chat from Perth, Western Australia. Have dubious honour of inspiring this topi ...
TheHeadsOffice
11:01
Welcome everyone! Please introduce yourslef & tell us where you are in the world! #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:02
Michael please tell us about your first for later this year. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:02
Hello Sharon, Brenda & Clive! Great to have you here! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:03
I suppose my biggest #globaled first will be attending the #iearn13 conference in Doha, Qatar. #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
11:03
I suppose my biggest #globaled first will be attending the #iearn13 conference in Doha, Qatar. #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:03
I suppose my biggest #globaled first will be attending the #iearn13 conference in Doha, Qatar. #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:03
Q1. What global awareness “firsts” have you had as part of a global classroom collaboration as a participant, or leader? #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:03
#globalclassroom ty this is a very new experience for me, but keen to learn :)
mgraffin
11:04
My first international trip in over 22 years, and first time in the Far East #globalclassroom Looking fwd 2 connecting with iEARN teachers
TheHeadsOffice
11:04
We are talking about 'firsts' that maybe the virtual world has enabled us to experience! Share your firsts! #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:04
Sharon, there you have your global first! #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:05
In 2000 I attended my first IT conference in Cape Town and it happened to be the iEarn conference too. So inspiring. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:06
I have attended quite a few teachmeets which all came from my links on twitter! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:06
@bhallowes you LUCKY, LUCKY girl #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:06
RT @mgraffin: #globalclassroom chat topic - A Journey of Many Firsts http://t.co/9JAe4QCM1L Join us in 5 :) #edchat #ukedchat #globaled ...
bhallowes
11:06
Anyone struggling to follow the chat could try logging into http://t.co/i2Up9eFu7t with their twitter ac. Makes it easy. #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:07
#globalclassroom what are teach meets?
bhallowes
11:07
@mgraffin I know Michael, that is where I became hooked on integrating IT - even though it took me a long time to connect. #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:08
#globalclassroom Erin from NJ, USA. 6-12 media specialist. Randomly woke up early. Yay serendipity!
TheHeadsOffice
11:08
@sharon75chapman Just like it says on the tin - teachers meeting together to share practice that has gone well. #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:08
@sharon75chapman TeachMeets are face to face sharing of ideas by teachers for teachers. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:09
@sharon75chapman They are free to attend & provide excellent CPD. 5 mins presentation on anything that you want to share! #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:09
#globalclassroom ty
bhallowes
11:09
Hi Erin. Good morning and welcome. I look forward to hearing from you. #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:09
“@sharon75chapman: #globalclassroom what are teach meets?” I've never heard of these either.
bhallowes
11:10
I am in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. SE tip of Africa. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:10
@sa_78 Plewase remember the hash tag Sam #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:10
#globalclassroom where can you find out more about them?
EdTech_Stories
11:10
RT @GCPorganisers: Join us for the first April #globalclassroom chat in 5 mins - teachers sharing global education stories & firsts ...
PhoenixSchool
11:10
#globalclassroom Up early too. Across the pond in Salem, just north of Boston. Global 1st being here today .
MzHumz
11:11
“@PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom Up early too. Across the pond in Salem, just north of Boston. Global 1st being here today “ Ditto to this
TheHeadsOffice
11:11
@sharon75chapman Most put details here http://t.co/xCaTHqY2rF #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:11
TeachMeets were implemented by Microsoft. They are run in various regions. Anyone can set them up. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:11
@bhallowes we're very happy you did here at #globalclassroom :)
bhallowes
11:12
@PhoenixSchool Ooo aren't I sending you a flat friend on Monday? I packaged them last night ready to go. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:12
@MzHumz @PhoenixSchool Good morning Phoenix! Ho2w lovely to have you join us! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:13
#globalclassroom going global has taught me a great deal about life, religion, conflict, and culture around the world
TheHeadsOffice
11:13
@bhallowes All those I've attended are organised by teachers. Sponsorship is very much frowned on in the UK! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:13
my #globalclassroom scrapbook project has provided a fascinating glimpse into students' & teachers lives around the world.
bhallowes
11:14
@PhoenixSchool Are you Betsye? #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:14
#globalclassroom as the new International curriculum leader for IPACA I must make good global links!
bhallowes
11:14
Sending out Flat friends this week will be a first for us. We are posting 5 on Monday. Such excitement. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:16
#globalclassroom scrapbooks are physical artefacts, with digital copies http://t.co/XddI1bUOoR @MzHumz ... soon to be iEARN project
MzHumz
11:16
#globalclassroom A 1st for me was making a connection w a Texas classroom last year that resulted in a vid competition bet his classes : )
TheHeadsOffice
11:16
@smemprimary How did you make your first links Emma? #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:16
@smemprimary That is such a bonus with technology. About 10 yrs ago my Gr 7 class emailed specialists but Skype is better. #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:17
@sharon75chapman you've come to the right place :) check out http://t.co/cG6Cbf2MAf, make connctions via our communities #globalclassroom
smemprimary
11:17
#globalclassroom Going global has enabled our school to be introduced to and meet amazing scientists throughout the world via Skype! #STEM
TheHeadsOffice
11:17
@MzHumz How did you make that first connection? #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:17
@smemprimary would you happen to have blog posts / photos / vids of these interactions? wld like to use for upcoming pres #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
11:17
RT @smemprimary: #globalclassroom Going global has enabled our school to meet amazing scientisSt throughout the world via Skype! #STEM
GCPorganisers
11:17
RT @smemprimary: #globalclassroom Going global has enabled our school to meet amazing scientisSt throughout the world via Skype! #STEM
GCPorganisers
11:18
RT @bhallowes: Sending out Flat friends this week will be a first for us. We are posting 5 on Monday. Such excitement. #globalclassroom
PrimaryGTP2012
11:18
I'm looking to link up with a school in Australia for our multicultural week in May, how do I go about it? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:18
@MzHumz if not in iEARN, happy 2 help you set up your own scrapbook project :) #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:19
Please remember the hash tag so we can all see your gr8 comments #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:19
#globalclassroom my topic this term is the holiday show, would love to link up with a school in another country to work collaboratively.
TheHeadsOffice
11:20
RTsmemprimary Asked for a RT on twitter for any astronomers to help with our STEM week. Got astronomy royalty in Chile! #globalclassroom
sa_78
11:20
would be particularly interested in knowing more about using solo in practical Phys Ed lessons #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:21
@mgraffin thanks! Our gr9 seminar is going to start units on multiculturalism & global empathy soon. It's a good fit #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:21
We are waiting for the arrival of a Travelling Rhino next month. Rhino poaching is a huge global problem. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:21
I recently used Google Docs to collect global perspectives as part of an Asia inquiry #globalclassroom copied idea from @sureallyno
bhallowes
11:21
@sharon75chapman Please tell us more about the holiday show. What is that? #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:22
@sa_78 You need to get in touch with @LearningSpy He's the king of solo! #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:22
#globalclassroom this term is the holiday show, would love to link up with a school in another country to work collaboratively. - gr level?
TheHeadsOffice
11:22
RT @sharon75chapman: #globalclassroom my topic this term is the holiday show, would love to link up with a school in another country to ...
TheHeadsOffice
11:23
RT @mgraffin: I recently used Google Docs to collect global perspectives as part of an Asia inquiry #globalclassroom copied idea from @s ...
mgraffin
11:23
global connections will start with exploration of holidays, but deeper connections are very rewarding :) @sharon75chapman #globalclassroom
sa_78
11:23
@TheHeadsOffice Thanks, have viewed his introductory presentation he did on solo for staff development. Excellent #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:24
@MzHumz should be - http://t.co/EaEYjruQiR #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:24
@MzHumz some countries were more challenging to find connections in #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
11:25
#globalclassroom So many changes in such short time. Where will we b in 5? Global connections students learning to make now just beginning
MzHumz
11:25
“@mgraffin: @MzHumz should be - http://t.co/mYqAo926EP #globalclassroom” Thanks!
bhallowes
11:26
@PhoenixSchool Absolutely. 10 years ago all I had was a dodgy email dial up connection. :-) #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:26
#globalclassroom the holiday show is a unit of work that lasts 6-8 weeks. The children will learn about holidaying locally, nationally and
mgraffin
11:26
.@JosePopoff shared some great #globalclassroom lessons on our project blog last year. worth reading - http://t.co/KemlzouFaF #globaled
GCPorganisers
11:26
.@JosePopoff shared some great #globalclassroom lessons on our project blog last year. worth reading - http://t.co/3altFctqrA #globaled
TheHeadsOffice
11:26
Can global connections provide more than a 'penpal' experience? #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:27
#globalclassroom internationally. As well as making there own holiday programme for Portland,
sharon75chapman
11:27
#globalclassroom they will also investigate impact on tourism from a negative perspective.
bhallowes
11:27
@sharon75chapman Great idea. Do you connect with multiple schools/ countries. I guess the more there are the better. #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:28
“#globalclassroom holiday show is a unit of work that lasts 6-8 weeks. Children learn about holidaying locally, nationally” awesome idea!
MzHumz
11:29
@JosePopoff shared some great #globalclassroom lessons on our project blog last year. worth reading - http://t.co/8uJi4IjyfZ #globaled
TheHeadsOffice
11:29
RT @MzHumz: .@JosePopoff shared some great #globalclassroom lessons on our project blog last year. worth reading - http://t.co/8uJi4Ijyf ...
bhallowes
11:29
Q2 Have you had a global awareness “first” as part of this Twitter chat? #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
11:29
@mgraffin #globalclassroom It's the deeper global connections that are the real challenge. Many fun ones but not collaborative
TheHeadsOffice
11:30
For those looking for their 'first' connection, what makes a good one? #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:30
RT @PhoenixSchool: @mgraffin #globalclassroom It's the deeper global connections that are the real challenge. Many fun ones but not coll ...
mgraffin
11:30
RT @PhoenixSchool: @mgraffin #globalclassroom It's the deeper global connections that are the real challenge. Many fun ones but not coll ...
iEARNAustralia
11:30
RT @PhoenixSchool: @mgraffin #globalclassroom It's the deeper global connections that are the real challenge. Many fun ones but not coll ...
sharon75chapman
11:30
#globalclassroom by end of unit the children will have made local holiday guide and film! Any of your schools want to link up?
mgraffin
11:30
.@PhoenixSchool i agree. it takes time & effort to build relationships between teachers, and build productive partnerships #globalclassroom
coffeechugbooks
11:30
#globalclassroom I have my global projects that I have been part of and also operated over on the sidebar of my blog http://t.co/pVot6D0jb7
bhallowes
11:30
I am part of the Skype Global Classroom group which I came across through Twitter. We develop supportive friendships. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:31
.@PhoenixSchool I am only starting to realise true benefits of deeper connections after 2 years of running #globalclassroom project ...
GCPorganisers
11:31
RT @coffeechugbooks: #globalclassroom I have my global projects that I have been part of and also operated over on the sidebar of my blo ...
mgraffin
11:31
RT @coffeechugbooks: #globalclassroom I have my global projects that I have been part of and also operated over on the sidebar of my blo ...
iEARNAustralia
11:31
RT @coffeechugbooks: #globalclassroom I have my global projects that I have been part of and also operated over on the sidebar of my blo ...
TheHeadsOffice
11:31
@bhallowes Is there a link you could share Brenda? #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:32
@mgraffin @PhoenixSchool Tell us more Michael! Hoiw did they change? #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:33
@MzHumz Don't forget to add the hash tag #globalclassroom so all can see it.
coffeechugbooks
11:33
@bhallowes #globalclassroom I am finding Google Hangouts to be a great tool to replace Skype as you can have many join at once and record
bhallowes
11:33
@TheHeadsOffice Michael can add you to the chat. I was looking at the wiki but there's only a link to Mystery Skype. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:33
@TheHeadsOffice @PhoenixSchool starting to have deep discussions of religion, culture, history with a friend in Pakistan #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:33
RT @coffeechugbooks: @bhallowes #globalclassroom I am finding Google Hangouts to be a great tool to replace Skype as you can have many j ...
bhallowes
11:34
This is a great wiki https://t.co/6cMEQMwCfl of ideas. #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:34
@TheHeadsOffice @PhoenixSchool have learnt a great deal from @rawyashatila in Lebanon ... #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:34
Is there a place for Face Time? I have found that much quality than Skype #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:35
RT @coffeechugbooks: @bhallowes #globalclassroom I am finding Google Hangouts to be a great tool to replace Skype as you can have many j ...
iEARNAustralia
11:35
RT @coffeechugbooks: @bhallowes #globalclassroom I am finding Google Hangouts to be a great tool to replace Skype as you can have many j ...
mgraffin
11:35
RT @coffeechugbooks: @bhallowes #globalclassroom I am finding Google Hangouts to be a great tool to replace Skype as you can have many j ...
TheHeadsOffice
11:35
RT @bhallowes: This is a great wiki https://t.co/6cMEQMwCfl of ideas. #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:35
@TheHeadsOffice I agree. Hangouts are great. Much more versatile. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:35
@coffeechugbooks @bhallowes our issue is blocks n filters :P #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
11:35
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom I don't know yet. It takes a different commitment from teachers to do more than have global experience.
MzHumz
11:35
@mgraffin @phoenixschool Interesting! It lets you know if you put in the time something more than pen pals is possible #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:35
@mgraffin @coffeechugbooks @bhallowes That seems to be one thing that connects ALL classes across the world! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:36
@TheHeadsOffice @PhoenixSchool the little things, the life lessons that u learn from people on the other side of the world #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:36
@mgraffin I see. I'm still unmonitored in my lab. No one else knows anything about online stuff - apart from email. :-) #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:36
@PhoenixSchool You know I'm going t ask you to explain 'different commitment' pls! #globalclassroom
PrimaryGTP2012
11:36
I think it would be great if we could teach them about life in England and vice versa. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:37
@MzHumz @phoenixschool exactly! finding good partners is a challenge - stick with them when you find them (via @LParisi) #globalclassroom
MzHumz
11:38
“@coffeechugbooks: @bhallowes #globalclassroom Google Hangouts is a great tool to replace Skype bc many can join at once & record” record!?!
mgraffin
11:38
for an early childhood perspective with a difference, have a read of this http://t.co/z3CawRc6GI #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:38
RT @mgraffin: for an early childhood perspective with a difference, have a read of this http://t.co/z3CawRc6GI #globalclassroom
MarcSchmid
11:39
RT @NewsAcademy: RT @bhallowes: This is a great wiki https://t.co/NwlhTApM5o of ideas. #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:39
@mgraffin Michael please tell us how to add people to Skype group. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:40
RT @TheHeadsOffice: For those looking for their 'first' connection, what makes a good one? #globalclassroom #globaled
mgraffin
11:40
@bhallowes with #globalclassroom skype group, anyone can add contact. Hello Little World is for keen skypers, we can add if you want 2 try
PrimaryGTP2012
11:41
I would love to hear from anyone who has successfully set up links with another school in another country so I can get tips #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:41
Those of you with links - do you use blogs? #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:42
Ok those who'd like to join the Skype group please post your Skype name here. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:42
Please make sure you use the hash tag #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:43
If you prefer not to make your Skype name public you could DM me. #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
11:43
@mgraffin #globalclassroom yes the little things. My K-2nds were amazed to find flip flops called jandals in NZ and thongs in Aus.
MzHumz
11:44
“@TheHeadsOffice: Those of you with links - do you use blogs? #globalclassroom” not yet, but I want to!
bhallowes
11:44
@PrimaryGTP2012 Earlier this year our Gr 2's hosted a Flat Rosie from Sydney. We blogged and had a Skype call. #globalclassroom
JanineFoster5
11:44
@TheHeadsOffice Yes! Children can interact in real time. Instant communication without waiting for the postman! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:45
@MzHumz V easy to set up Go to @PrimaryBlogger Great service, free & easy! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:46
@JanineFoster5 How did you start to make connections? #globalclassroom
danielle6849
11:46
RT @roth_rothjr3: @danielle6849 Would any 5th grade teacher want to team up to do a Google docs project? #globaled #globalclassroom @epals
JanineFoster5
11:46
@TheHeadsOffice We have used FaceTime to share stories with local schools. Relies on all participants having apple devices #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:47
@danielle6849 @roth_rothjr3 @epals Meet @primarygtp who is looking for a link! #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
11:47
@PrimaryGTP2012 My K-2nds learned a bit. about English history from our UK #Quadblogging buddies.#globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:48
#globalclassroom what age is 5th grade?
TheHeadsOffice
11:48
RT @TheHeadsOffice: @danielle6849 @roth_rothjr3 @epals Meet @primarygtp12 who is looking for a link! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:48
@JanineFoster5 Ah, thought there must be a catch. didn't think of that! #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:49
Wow this chat is rocking now. LOL. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:49
@JanineFoster5 @TheHeadsOffice although magic of having something special arrive in the post should not be underestimated! #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:49
@JanineFoster5 @TheHeadsOffice although magic of having something special arrive in the post should not be underestimated! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:51
@mgraffin @JanineFoster5 I agree! A letter is so special! If links have been made ch will ubnderstand distance though #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:51
I lost Flat Rosie in Cape Town and the children made up their own stories of how she got back to our city. #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:51
http://t.co/CwTW8JX9LZ #globalclassroom
JanineFoster5
11:51
@smemprimary @theheadsoffice Twitter is blocked in China, however....http://t.co/8kUeZ31QyO #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
11:51
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom Commitment --partly willingness 2 help kids get beyond activity 2 have real conversations with one another
mgraffin
11:51
@TheHeadsOffice @JanineFoster5 letters, mascots, flat friends, scrapbooks, ... #globalclassroom. All have their place
mgraffin
11:52
RT @bhallowes: I lost Flat Rosie in Cape Town and the children made up their own stories of how she got back to our city. #globalclassroom
iEARNAustralia
11:52
RT @bhallowes: I lost Flat Rosie in Cape Town and the children made up their own stories of how she got back to our city. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:52
Time is going on. Can you each make a suggestion for those who are starting their global journey of the best way to start? #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:52
RT @PhoenixSchool: @TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom Commitment --partly willingness 2 help kids get beyond activity 2 have real conversa ...
iEARNAustralia
11:52
RT @PhoenixSchool: @TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom Commitment --partly willingness 2 help kids get beyond activity 2 have real conversa ...
mgraffin
11:52
RT @PhoenixSchool: @TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom Commitment --partly willingness 2 help kids get beyond activity 2 have real conversa ...
mgraffin
11:52
@PhoenixSchool @TheHeadsOffice yes! have not yet had opportunity to do this in my own classroom :( have a lot to learn ... #globalclassroom
bhallowes
11:53
I'd say start small. Get a friend in your own country to give it a go before going global. Builds confidence. #globalclassroom
sharon75chapman
11:53
#globalclassroom do what I have done today, don't be afraid of trying something new!
KateAlvanley
11:53
RT @MarcSchmid: RT @NewsAcademy: RT @bhallowes: This is a great wiki https://t.co/NwlhTApM5o of ideas. #globalclassroom
JanineFoster5
11:54
@TheHeadsOffice @SmpsClass12 made their first global connections through quadblogging - fantastic way of using class blogs #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:54
@sharon75chapman Excellent advice Sharon. Do get to a teachmeet if you can. I think they are awesome & I'm retired! #globalclassroom
crest_star
11:54
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom the best place to start is Connecting Classrooms through CREST with @BCSchoolsonline http://t.co/VDt5M72sj6
bhallowes
11:55
@sharon75chapman You go girl! Now you are ready to step out..... :-) #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:56
RT @sharon75chapman: #globalclassroom do what I have done today, don't be afraid of trying something new!
mgraffin
11:56
RT @sharon75chapman: #globalclassroom do what I have done today, don't be afraid of trying something new!
krivett1
11:56
RT @sharon75chapman: #globalclassroom do what I have done today, don't be afraid of trying something new!
MzHumz
11:56
#globalclassroom work hard at making your first connection. Use your small successes at 1st to spur your drive to make more.
JanineFoster5
11:56
@TheHeadsOffice Quadblogging got us started - @SmpsClass12 now have connections in USA and New Zealand #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:56
best way to goglobal is to ENGAGE in community - twitter, facebook, skype, edmodo ... #globalclassroom project spaces are good start
GCPorganisers
11:56
best way to goglobal is to ENGAGE in community - twitter, facebook, skype, edmodo ... #globalclassroom project spaces are good start
TheHeadsOffice
11:57
Do make sure you look at this for more details of April's chats! http://t.co/9FG0MqR5GM #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
11:57
RT @MzHumz: #globalclassroom work hard at making your first connection. Use your small successes at 1st to spur your drive to make more.
iEARNAustralia
11:57
RT @MzHumz: #globalclassroom work hard at making your first connection. Use your small successes at 1st to spur your drive to make more.
mgraffin
11:57
RT @MzHumz: #globalclassroom work hard at making your first connection. Use your small successes at 1st to spur your drive to make more.
TheHeadsOffice
11:57
RT @mgraffin: best way to goglobal is to ENGAGE in community - twitter, facebook, skype, edmodo ... #globalclassroom project spaces are ...
smemprimary
11:57
@TheHeadsOffice @GCPorganisers Great chat! Many thanks #globalclassroom
cybraryman1
11:57
Saturday Chats: #satchat #globalclassroom #catholicedchat #rechat http://t.co/2W1KYl9Ato
JanineFoster5
11:58
@TheHeadsOffice not forgetting 100 Word Challenge! Australian commentators giving amazing feedback #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:58
RT @MzHumz: #globalclassroom work hard at making your first connection. Use your small successes at 1st to spur your drive to make more.
bhallowes
11:58
Wow time flies. Thank you everyone. It's been great connecting. See you next month! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:58
RT @JanineFoster5: @TheHeadsOffice not forgetting 100 Word Challenge! Australian commentators giving amazing feedback #globalclassroom
JL3001
11:58
RT @coffeechugbooks: @bhallowes #globalclassroom I am finding Google Hangouts to be a great tool to replace Skype as you can have many j ...
crest_star
11:58
our Tree for Life project specially adapted for #globalclassroom free downloads http://t.co/VDt5M72sj6 Connecting Classrooms through CREST
TheHeadsOffice
11:59
Many thanks to everyone! I'm off for a swim with my 5 month grand daughter who is being christened tomorrow! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:59
glad I stayed home to attend #globalclassroom chat. thanks for coming, and thanks @TheHeadsOffice @bhallowes 4 great moderation :)
MzHumz
12:00
“@bhallowes: Wow time flies. Thank you everyone. It's been great connecting. See you next month! #globalclassroom” thanks everyone!
CliveSir
12:00
An archive of the #globalclassroom chats will appear here shortly http://t.co/7jizNkyrNz :)
bhallowes
12:00
@mgraffin Thank you Michael for making me S T R E T C H. It's never comfortable in the hot seat. ;-) #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
12:00
@cybraryman1 thanks mate. #globalclassroom chats are running this weekend http://t.co/lV4Oq2bhcG
JanineFoster5
12:01
@mgraffin @theheadsoffice we have that too! Got a special delivery of mysterious space postcards from link made on twitter #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
12:01
RT @CliveSir: An archive of the #globalclassroom chats will appear here shortly http://t.co/7jizNkyrNz :)
bhallowes
12:01
@TheHeadsOffice Enjoy Julia. Precious times. #globalclassroom
PrimaryGTP2012
12:02
#globalclassroom Also when teaching about Australia what should I include? History, geography & art are easy enough to cover, but what about
sharon75chapman
12:03
#globalclassroom ty all off bowling with the kids 14 and 4 :) It's been real great!
cybraryman1
12:03
RT @GCPorganisers #globalclassroom chats are running this weekend: http://t.co/lV4Oq2bhcG
JanineFoster5
12:03
@MzHumz @theheadsoffice sign up here for the next round of quadblogging http://t.co/VmrV1kiAWx Great connections! #globalclassroom
PrimaryGTP2012
12:04
#globalclassroom sport, literacy etc? I was thinking aboriginal stories and beliefs. I'm only just looking into it,but excited by it already
JanineFoster5
12:05
@TheHeadsOffice We've had children from USA and NZ commenting on the children's 100WC posts - it all links brilliantly #globalclassroom
PrimaryGTP2012
12:05
#globalclassroom also what about traditional Australian food? I want to appeal to all the senses and learning styles.



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