Chríost Rí, Ennis.
Title: Electronic School Notice Board
Subject Area: English, ICT, and Art.
Specific Topics: Researching, recording, drafting, editing and
- to produce a notice board
to display school information.
- to enhance curriculum objectives
in English, Art and ICT
- to learn how to produce
a PowerPoint presentation.
Curriculum Relevance: Meets the curriculum objectives in English, Art
Display: The project is displayed in the entrance lobby of the
school, using a PC and a television.
Use of Technology:
- use of digital camera and
scanner to incorporate images into presentation.
- use of PowerPoint.
Classroom Management: The class is divided into groups of 4. Within
each group, 2 act as reporters and 2 act as recorders. At the start
of each week, the reporters gather the material and the recorders put
it into a PowerPoint display. Each group have responsibility for turning
on and off the display each day.
- children enhance their
skills in researching, recording and ordering information.
- inter-personal skills are
developed as the children interact with peers and teachers.
- curriculum objectives in
English, ICT and Art are met.
- children gain a sense of
achievement and enhance their self-esteem.