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Posts tagged ‘computer’

Tweet Modern

A few weeks ago Stephen Fry posted the following tweet:

Stephen Fry tweet

This led me to a very funny set of pictures based on unusual tweets, where an artist has created his interpretation of the tweets. The copyright belongs to Nick Hilditch (this is used with his permission). It is part of a project called irkafirka. Here is one example:

tweet modern

What would you do with this set of pictures in your classroom? You can make any assumptions you like about the context they are used in. Post your ideas in the comments below. There are no wrong answers!

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Quizlet

Quizlet.com is a site where you can create sets of flashcards for your students. They can look at them online or on their smartphones. They can even print them.

Quizlet homepage

What would you do with it in your classroom? You can make any assumptions you like about the context it is used in. Post your ideas in the comments below. There are no wrong answers!

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Geograph website – photographing Britain and Ireland

Geograph is a project to collect photographs representing every grid square in Britain and Ireland. They also have a games section where you can try locating photos on the map. This is an example of one of the images:

Big Fish, Belfast

What would you do with this website in your classroom? You can make any assumptions you like about the context it is used in. Post your ideas in the comments below.

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A single computer

Apple Mac laptopWhat would you do with a single laptop in your classroom? You can make any assumptions you like about the context it is used in. Post your ideas in the comments below.

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