GAMING and VIRTUAL LEARNING

Gaming and virtual field trips/tours are offering innovative opportunities for the classroom - so seize your student's passion for gaming and get learning!
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6 Apps for Virtual Reality Field Trips Including Google Expeditions

Here are three tips from an experienced teacher on successfully creating virtual field trips in the classroom.

‘People have no idea how big a deal it is’: the Australians pushing the gaming world forward  - NEWS ARTICLE. Profiles a number of women working in this area.

‘People have no idea how big a deal it is’: the Australians pushing the gaming world forward

‘People have no idea how big a deal it is’: the Australians pushing the gaming world forward - NEWS ARTICLE. Profiles a number of women working in this area.

An educator’s playful plan to bring true technology integration to the classroom - BLOG

An educator’s playful plan to bring true technology integration to the classroom

An educator’s playful plan to bring true technology integration to the classroom

Gazing through the fog surrounding games and learning - NZCER BLOG

Gazing through the fog surrounding games and learning - NZCER BLOG

Digital technologies for learning: Findings from the NZCER national survey of primary and intermediate schools 2016. This report looks at the role of digital technologies for learning in primary and intermediate schools.

Digital technologies for learning: Findings from the NZCER national survey of primary and intermediate schools 2016

How games help students become successful readers - BLOG

Visual presentation of text is often overlooked as an instructional method to help students become successful readers.

Virtual Excursions Ngā hāereere Mariko - EVENT  Can’t make it to Te Papa? Book a personalised virtual tour with one of our educators. It’s the next best thing to being here.

Virtual Excursions Ngā hāereere Mariko - EVENT Can’t make it to Te Papa? Book a personalised virtual tour with one of our educators. It’s the next best thing to being here.

GAMING FOR LEARNING - TEACHER RESOURCE. Serious gaming is growing in appeal across the education sector. This article explores gaming as a tool for learning, using the Aqua Republica Eco Challenge 2016 as an example.

GAMING FOR LEARNING - TEACHER RESOURCE. Serious gaming is growing in appeal across the education sector. This article explores gaming as a tool for learning, using the Aqua Republica Eco Challenge 2016 as an example.

NZCER Conference: Games for Learning — Science Learning Hub

NZCER Conference: Games for Learning — Science Learning Hub


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VIDEO: Earth's water distribution

Franz Josef Glacier, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

Tōku Awa Koiora - RESOURCE SET. The Tōku Awa Koiora context explores the restoration of the Waikato River, which has grown out of the Waikato River Deed of Settlement.

Tōku Awa Koiora: these resources investigate the restoration of the lower Waikato River. Kaitiaki are working to restore and protect the health and wellbeing of the river.

Disinfecting wastewater INTERACTIVE from the Science Learning Hub (sciencelearn.org.nz) @nzsciencelearn

In this interactive solve several situations as a wastewater process engineer.

Science Ideas and Concepts: Water quality

The factors that affect water quality include where the water comes from, what is in the environment in the collection area and how it is treated.

"In my 17 years of life I've been limiting myself. There is so much out there to see and experience. They say it's a small world but we are the ones who are truly small. We never want to leave our comfort zones. We think that ignorance is bliss. Ignorance is not bliss. It's better to know everything! The true meaning to life is discover and learn. That's why I want to travel the world and not only find myself but find meaning." ~Rebecca Hill

It really is a Big Blue Marble.hope we manage to keep it that way.

ARTICLE: Longfin eels

New Zealand’s longfin eel (tuna) has an interesting life cycle. Although the life cycle is still somewhat of a mystery, this eel is known to swim (and climb) amazing distances and places!

ARTICLE: Waikato River ecology and biodiversity

ARTICLE: Waikato River ecology and biodiversity

ACTIVITY: Building a water cycle

In this activity, students observe the processes of evaporation and precipitation by creating a model that simulates the water cycle.

Testing water for nitrate - In this activity, students test nitrate levels in various samples of water and draw possible informed conclusions about the results.

In this activity, students demonstrate how substances are dissolved and transported by water through the soil.

Hidden Taonga -  Conserving New Zealand’s unique ecosystems -  Scientists at Landcare Research use their collections as a reference book while they explore New Zealand’s hidden ecosystems to answer questions in classification, conservation and biosecurity.

Hidden Taonga - Conserving New Zealand’s unique ecosystems - Scientists at Landcare Research use their collections as a reference book while they explore New Zealand’s hidden ecosystems to answer questions in classification, conservation and biosecurity.

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