Using Maps

Maximise the use of mobile digital technologies for learning

How can you make the most of mobile digital technology for learning? School camps and field trips are a great opportunity to escape the distractions of digital technology but telling kids to leave their phones at home means that they and you miss out on huge benefits for cross-curricular learning. Find out in a hands on way, how to make the most of those digital devices in your hands to enhance learning through QR codes, social media, maps and more.

You will need:

  • a mobile internet enabled device - phone or tablet.
  • to be able to access the internet on 3g or 4g - no wifi outdoors!

Preparation

There are some things you need to do or find out how to do before you start;

  • download My Maps
  • find out about QR codes

Please go to the Preparation Page for more details;