Digital Learning & Teaching in Falkirk Schools

Digital technology to support learning & teaching

June 24, 2020
by Malcolm Wilson
0 comments

Want to use video meet with your class in Microsoft Teams?

ūüĎ®¬†ūü駬†ūüíĽ¬†Want to present to your class in a live video meet? Microsoft Teams in Glow provides the facility for you as the teacher to present live to your class via video meet. This can be useful if you want your … Continue reading

June 22, 2020
by Malcolm Wilson
0 comments

And…Action! Creating a Teaching Video

Looking to create a teaching video? If you wish to create a teaching video to share with your class then where do you start? There are a number of different ways to create a teaching video. You don’t need lots … Continue reading

October 22, 2013
by Malcolm Wilson
0 comments

Movenote – share your voice, video, presentation and annotations

Movenote¬†is a neat free tool for combining on one screen¬†a video (which can be of the the presenter, or video of anything else being viewed from a webcam or mobile device) along with a presentation (which can be a document … Continue reading

March 7, 2013
by Malcolm Wilson
2 Comments

Powtoon Presentation tool for animating your message

Powtoon is a free online animated presentation tool with a host of features for bringing alive whatever message schools may wish to share with their school community¬†or wider audiences. So whether promoting aspects of the life of a school, explaining … Continue reading

March 13, 2012
by Malcolm Wilson
8 Comments

Quick, Quick, See! QR Codes – what are they? And how can they be used in and out of the classroom?

  So you’ve heard someone talking about QR codes? Or you’ve spotted these strangely-patterned¬†black and white squares appearing in advertising material? Or you know what they are but just want to see how you can best make use of them? … Continue reading

January 13, 2012
by Malcolm Wilson
0 comments

“Ae fond Click!” – using digital tools to support classroom activities on Scotland’s Bard Robert Burns

For many Scottish schools in January there is often an emphasis in the classroom on work on the life and literature of Scotland’s national bard, Robert Burns. The following resources provide ideas for how ICT tools can be used to … Continue reading

October 31, 2011
by Malcolm Wilson
0 comments

Aspiring Aardman, Perhaps Pixar or Destined for Disney? Online tools for creating classroom animations

Digital story-telling using animation tools is a fun way of developing literacy with pupils, whether as an activity by individual pupils on their own, or as collaborative projects in groups. There are different kinds of animation tools, some which link … Continue reading

Report a Glow concern  Cookie policy  Privacy policy

Glow Blogs uses cookies to enhance your experience on our service. By using this service or closing this message you consent to our use of those cookies. Please read our Cookie Policy.

Close