I recently did some writing for Scholastic. It was an online resource, featuring 50 story starters to encourage exciting writing. … More
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You HAVE To Use Virtual Reality As A Writing Prompt.
I recently needed a short, engaging prompt to inspire my students to write. The lesson focused on ‘show not tell’ … More
An AMAZING website to use when teaching character description.
Buildyourwildself.com is absolutely brilliant. I used it recently as part of a lesson on character description. What is it? To … More
5 Really Good Online Newspaper Makers
My class are studying coasts this term and I asked them to make a newspaper report about a hotel that … More
An English Unit Of Work, Full Of EdTech, Based On The Book ‘Tuesday’ By David Wiesner
David Wiesner is a wonderful author and most of his stories are told solely through pictures. This makes them absolutely perfect … More
How Makin Misteaks Can B A Pwrfl Teeching Statergy;
We all make mistakes. I certainly have made them whilst teaching. And do you know what? Pupils love it when … More
Great Tech Tools For Pop Art Lessons
Pop Art Studio is a great website in which you can apply Pop Art effects to an image. Our topics this … More
Everything you need to run a whole school maths event.
In March it was ‘World Maths Day’. As a maths coordinator, I ran a whole school event which included class … More