Looking to connect your class with other classes around the world? Why not try Quadblogging? This involves four classes connecting with one another and each week one of the classes is the 'focus class'. This could provide great opportunities to compare and discuss differences and similarities in the substrands of Built Environments, Living World and Earth and Space, but really, the option are endless! Click here to find out more about Quadblogging.
Twitter provides an opportunity to connect with other teachers whose classes might be learning about the same topic, or a great way to connect with organisations and experts so your class can ask questions and make connections.
Skype in the Classroom
Another way to connect with other classes around the world or to connect with experts is to use Skype in the Classroom. Click here to find out more about Skype in the Classroom.
You can also follow Skype Classroom on Twitter to keep track of opportunities to connect with other classes and experts.
To take a look at how other teachers have utilised Skype in the Classroom, why not have a read of 50 Awesome Ways to use Skype in the Classroom.