Thursday, 31 May 2012
Tuesday, 29 May 2012
Monday, 28 May 2012
In the first of two programmes on BBC R4, Michael Morpurgo finds out just what Systematic Synthetic Phonics are and why some, not least Nick Gibb, the Minister for Schools in the Coalition Government, are so keen on them - while others, in the educational establishment and the world of children's books, are less enthusiastic.
Thursday, 24 May 2012
Writing resource or philosophical discussion starter?
World Stories is a growing collection of short stories. This collection includes retold traditional tales and new short stories from around the world. The stories are available in the 21 languages most spoken by UK children. One in eight children in the UK speaks a language other than English as their first language. The stories can be read and listened to online, or downloaded. Everything is free!
Monday, 21 May 2012
Perhaps Bloom's should be reorganised like this (courtesy of Mark Hurty):
Or like this:
Thanks again to @ideas_factory for the links.
Sunday, 20 May 2012
Friday, 18 May 2012
Tuesday, 15 May 2012
Monday, 14 May 2012
Sunday, 13 May 2012
Saturday, 12 May 2012
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Thursday, 10 May 2012
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Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Saturday, 5 May 2012
Friday, 4 May 2012
Free software to make stop motion animation. You could also try MonkeyJam
Take this to your SLT...
Proposed Changes to allow Schools to more easily employ Industry Experts to work as Instructors in Schools - e-Consultations - Department for Education
Thursday, 3 May 2012
Wednesday, 2 May 2012
Tuesday, 1 May 2012
Examples of how to use blogs very, very well...
Growing a Growth Mindset to Boost Students' Achievement: The Neah Bay Secondary Program Example - MindsetWorks
The Butterfly model - from 'knowing' to 'being' courtesy of the esteemed Mr Leighton
Concerned about current UK Education policy? Wondering what the alternative is? Look no further!
Google Earth for Educators: 50 Exciting Ideas for the Classroom | Associate Degree - Facts and Information
Using Ipads in the classroom? Early years? Try these apps!