I'm using this Tuesday. I'm the plant guy in the department. I cannot get enough. For many (most?) students, biology is about the critters. I keep hoping to change that.
Now we need a fungi video!"
"Thanks for posting this. I'm teaching energy transfer at present to Y9 and feel that we have got bogged down in the details of the ways energy is lost between levels. The result is that the overall message that higher levels actually get much…"
"I just joined the Synapse and am taking a web tools course that just introduced me to Animoto. All I can say is, "Wow." I can not WAIT to introduce this to my students and challenge them to create a video of learning and substance. Thanks!…"
Y10 Biology - it's full of bright students who aren't afraid to stop and question or challenge what we're discussing. Also, I taught some of them last year and it is good to see them grow in confidence and maturity as individuals.
Interests (away from work):
With two small boys, my time away from work at present is mainly spent playing Lego Star Wars!