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    • Tessa Gray

      Building a prosthetic LEGO arm in the group Digital Technologies| Hangarau Matihiko Curriculum

      How clever is this young man? Living with a personal challenge he wanted to overcome, he quickly got to work with materials he knew - LEGO. It was only until the LEGO product was strong enough that he could build a prothetic arm he could use daily. Inspiring conversatio...

      Tags: lego, invention, useful, problem, solving

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      • Tessa Gray

        On a roll with Spheros in the group Digital Technologies| Hangarau Matihiko Curriculum

        Programmable robots like Spheros, can have a lot of potential in the classroom. Here’s how some mini lessons played out yesterday, in a primary school setting. Resources: Introduction and 'how to' videos: directional programming  light/sound, loops Spheros ...

        Tags: sphero, education, ideas, problem, solving, creativity, lesson

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        • Tessa Gray

          Some thoughts to ponder in the group Digital Technologies| Hangarau Matihiko Curriculum

          In addition to the Digital Technologies consultation workshops, some of us have been part of the Digitech Roadshow in Tauranga today and Katrina Laurie asked us to ponder the following...   Let us know what's happening at your place   

          Tags: digital, fluency, skills, competencies, problem, solving, technologies, collaboration, critical, thinking

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          • Tessa Gray

            Developing a change theory with your Kāhui Ako in the group Online Programmes: Empowering You

            Venue Online workshop (Click for more info) Date 03 May 2018 Time/s 3.30pm - 5.00pm Costs $99 +GST per person* As leaders, you are aware of the need to bring people with you as you initiate the Community of Learning (CoL). This worksho...

            Tags: community, learning, CoL, professional, collaboration, problem, solving

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            • Tessa Gray

              Developing a change theory with your Kāhui Ako in the group Online Programmes: Empowering You

              Venue Online workshop (Click for more info) Date 30 Aug 2018 Time/s 3.30pm - 5.00pm Costs $99 +GST per person* As leaders, you are aware of the need to bring people with you as you initiate the Community of Learning (CoL). This worksho...

              Tags: community, learning, CoL, professional, collaboration, problem, solving

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              • Tessa Gray

                101 things to do with a cardboard box in the group All things Makerspace

                Kia ora Andrew, thanks for starting this group. I don't really have 101 ways to use a box, but I did like the challenge or wero (unplugged) my son's teacher has set the Y5/6 class: One buddy, one box - make it into some that is either fun, creative or useful. Can only use one box and...

                Tags: makerspace, cardboard, box, problem, solving, creative, challenge

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