Digital

Grade 3 iPad Evening

Grade 3 iPad Evening

Grade 3 parents please join us next Tuesday evening. We look to spend some time showcasing what we’ve been doing in Grade 4 – 7 with our iPad One to One Project.  We look forward to also setting the expectations for 2016.

by July 29, 2015 Digital, Grade 3
Golden Bird Society Learn about Programming Languages!

Golden Bird Society Learn about Programming Languages!

This week our afternoon computer club, the Golden Bird Society, had the opportunity to learn about programming. The lesson’s purpose was to open their eyes to the world of programming, the concept and how prevalent it is in all aspects of technology in the world around us. We used the Java programming language as an example and had the opportunity[Read More…]

by May 21, 2015 Digital
Backup then Restore – An iPad Plea!

Backup then Restore – An iPad Plea!

Its been an incredibly busy and successful Term 1 for the Digital Learning department. We’ve been successfully chasing our red rubber ball and have enrolled over 200 iPads into our iPad Management system. This is all due to us expanding our iPad One to One project from two to four grades. Our Grades 4 to 7 have been hard at[Read More…]

by March 29, 2015 Digital
iCAN Night School

iCAN Night School

Grade 6 and 7 parents are invited to join us next week at our iCAN Night School event. We look forward to spending some time sharing ideas with you on how to manage your child’s iPad.

by March 23, 2015 Digital
iCan Night School

iCan Night School

Grade 4 and 5 parents are invited to join us next week at our iCAN Night School event. We look forward to spending some time sharing ideas with you on how to manage your child’s iPad.

by February 19, 2015 Digital
iPad Enrolment Time!

iPad Enrolment Time!

We begin this year with excitement and anticipation as we expand our iPad One to One project across the entire InterSen Phase at Sun Valley Group of Schools. 2014 was a hugely successful year for Digital Learning and we look forward to making 2015 just as successful. One of the ways we would like to do this is by keeping[Read More…]

by January 20, 2015 Digital
Thinking Digitally: iPad One to One Reminder!

Thinking Digitally: iPad One to One Reminder!

We are getting closer and closer to the end of 2014. What an incredible year it has been for the Digital Learning Department as we celebrate an incredibly dynamic and successful year in digital learning. From a successful iPad One to One project, to our Applied and Core Skills lessons, we have worked hard at educating our Sun Valley Group[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 Digital
Why the iPad? Some worldwide motivation!

Why the iPad? Some worldwide motivation!

This week I was made aware of a fantastic article written by James Potter, a Director of Technology at a leading UK independent school. He has made some very valid points about the choice of the iPad as a digital device in education. Take a read through the article and you’ll notice the world of digital devices in education is[Read More…]

by September 15, 2014 Digital
iPad Launch for 2015 a SUCCESS!

iPad Launch for 2015 a SUCCESS!

Next year we look to launch the iPad One to One project in our Grade 5 & 6 classes. We spent some time at our recent Night School sharing our vision for 2015. During the evening event we had guest speaker, Alan Goldberg the Director of Education for DigiCape, share with us the dynamic ability that iPads add to our[Read More…]

by August 22, 2014 Digital
Night School: iPad Launch for 2015!

Night School: iPad Launch for 2015!

Sun Valley Group of Schools would like to invite all Grade 3, 5, and 6’s to join us in our annual iPad Launch. This event will take place on Tuesday 5 August 2014 at 19:30 and will usher in the iPad One to One project for Grades 5 and 6. It will also inform this years Grade 3 and 6’s[Read More…]

by August 1, 2014 Digital