Year Five Mini-Exhibition
The Year Five students have been preparing for their Mini- Exhibition this week. They have been inquiring into the impact of economic decision making.
The economic decisions within society have an impact on humankind and the environment.
Lines of Inquiry
- Economic activities and decisions within society.
- The effect of economic decisions on human kind.
- The effect of economic decisions on the environment.
See below some of the apps and websites that they created to share this information.
Select the image below and scan the QR code to view the Blippit apps. Alternatively, all the St Andrews apps can be viewed HERE .
Pharmaceutical Animal Testing
When starting a new unit students can use many resources to support their inquiry.
Steps to online researching (student simple guide)
Year level Moodle pages
Researching pages and links
Unit of Inquiry Livebinders
Each of these livebinders has been created to support the Units of Inquiry. They are meant to be a frontloading resource for students to begin to grasp the central idea.
This resources curated below are to support teachers to locate resources to teach students about THE RESEARCHING PROCESS and some of the resources that we have at St Andrews in the Junior School.
The resources provided for teachers and students include:
- the research process
- researching tools
- referencing and academic honesty
- and links to the units of inquiry
- curated materials specific to the units of inquiry
- use of the library management system (Oliver) to support reading through the creation of reading lists and materials
Other pages that may be useful are:
INFORMATION LITERACY – WIKISPACES
SEARCHING THE INTERNET – WIKISPACES
RESEARCHING (VIRTUAL LIBRARY)
Some great new finds…..
Research tools and websites, Goolge Docs and Apps for Geography.
STUDY VIBE – Fantastic site!
Resources for teachers
GOOGLE DOCS FOR LEARNING //cdn.thinglink.me/jse/embed.js
Slideshare – Geography and Apps.