Complete the table below for each digital teaching resource. These documents should be uploaded to your Blog.
|Name of teaching resource
|Weblink (if web based)|
|Who should this digital teaching resource be used with? (ie year/grade)
I think pinterest is suitable for Teachers, Parents and students of all ages. Young age children may not be able to use the computer but if a teacher was to pin some appealing pictures for learning activities and show on a projector then this would be educational.
|How should it be used? (e.g. individual, whole class)
I believe it is suitable to be used individually and with the whole class.
|Which subject or learning area would it be most appropriate to use in?
I think that pinterest is a good tool for inspiration so it could be used in any subject such as art.
|Identify the strengths of this teaching resource
There is immense amount of content but more filtered then Google, there is a following system if another person has similar interests or following as a part of a group exercise.
|Identify any weaknesses of this teaching resource
There isn’t as much information on this website as there is on Google. People may use Google over this site.
|Explain any ideas you may have for further use of this teaching resource
I can think of many uses for this teaching resource.
1: Gaining Inspiration for set up of classroom, organising ideas and coming up with craft/art ideas.
2: There could be testing on pinterest where students could have to pin items to fit certain criteria.
3: Parents could use it for a source of information with assisting child with homework when further information is required.
4: Teacher could pin content for class to review for inspiration for a subject, assignment or test.