Monthly Archives: April 2011

Fun Word Cloud generator

Created with Wordlings:  http://wordlin.gs – a word cloud of my recent tweets on Twitter. Cool!

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Out with the old… and in with the new!

Today we finished installing and setting up our new ICT lab computers.  The pupils have known for a while now that this is on the cards, but we are having our Easter holiday at the moment, so they will only see the new lab in the new term.  I can’t wait to see their reactions!  I took my son to a birthday party last Saturday and at the party two of our Grade 4 kids quizzed me about the new computers… “What type of processor does it have?”, “How big is the hard drive?”, “How many Gigs of RAM?” “Will they have flat screens?” – you’ve just got to love the enthusiasm!  Just shows you, our children are growing up in a technological world.  These things are important to them and they NEED to know the details.  How can we deny them this information?  They are hungry for knowledge and they have a passion burning in them that is undeniable.  And it’s not only the boys – the girls are just as enthusiastic.  Exciting times!