Videonot.es – taking notes that are automatically synchronized

VideoNotes

VideoNot.es is a great online application to explore if you wish students to make notes upon the contents of a video. The notes that are made are automatically synchronized with the video. So if a note is added about something mentioned 3 minutes into the video then they are time stamped at 3 minutes. Clicking … Read more

Visiting Yosemite with Classroom VR

Google Expeditions

This post is the culmination of a period of research. It was prompted by a teacher’s request for her class (Year 7) to experience Yosemite National Park to stimulate discussion of it’s wonder and the part water has played upon forming the landscape. Our school has a BYOL policy and (most) students have smartphones. We … Read more

Building collaborative YouTube playlists with colleagues and students

YouTube

All staff and students that use the Ecolint ‘Google Apps for Education’ domains (so anybody with a @ecolint.ch or @learning.ecolint.ch email address) has a YouTube account.   YouTube playlists are a convenient place to curate a set of YouTube clips for a whole number of reasons. Maybe you want to provide a playlist to help … Read more