Resources


Webspiration Brainstorming and mind mapping

Download Irfanview to change image sizes before loading photographs onto your wikipage. If you don't they will take FOREVER to load.

http://www.irfanview.com/


Remember that not everyone uses a PC. To make sure MAC users can see your photostories and movies, use Zamzar to change your files to Quicktime format. Zamzar is a free service. You send your file to them and tell them to send it back to you in a MOV or MPG format.

http://www.zamzar.com/


You can make all sorts of graphs really easily using this site.

http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/default.aspx



To make sure MAC users can hear your voiceovers and music, you can use Audactiy to record them and make them into mp3s

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/



Use Wordle to make some mood poems of any parts of your space journey. (wordle example)

http://www.wordle.net/create



Mind Miester and Buzzword You can collaborate with other students using these tools



How to use this wikispace - teacher info



This site will give you lots of information on how to use various web 2 tools

https://cap-chatter.wikispaces.com/



Make your wiki look cool!

http://gettingtrickywithwikis.wikispaces.com/



Make your own graffiti for your group page.

http://graffiticreator.net/


Use animated alphabets to give your group name a wow factor.

http://www.heathersanimations.com/alphabetlist22.html


Use Photopeach to make slide shows of your children's work or activities.



Use Oddcast to make a talking avatar for your page.

Or try Vokis to create talking avatars for your page.



All sorts of useful stuff

http://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/



Task 12 Answers


Task 9 Food Supplies

Please tell your children to work out the costing on:

A box of Cornflakes;

1litre carton of milk.

Individual cartons of orange and apple juice;

Pre packed ham salad sandwiches;

Price per kilo of grapes, apples and bananas;

1medium sized chicken;

Price per kilo of potatoes, carrots, peas and broccoli;

1 medium sized muffin;

and 50cl bottles of still water.