Resources

Look at it this way: teaching landscape in Geography.

Look at it this way: teaching landscape in Geography.

In this TeachShare recording, Vital Portal Manager Alan Parkinson takes a look at how landscape can be taught in the Geography classroom, and discusses the representation of Scotland in the ...

Level: Secondary

Appshed: a free platform for students to create mobile apps

Appshed: a free platform for students to create mobile apps

In this TeachShare webinar, first broadcast on 5th December 2012, Janet Chapman is joined by Torsten from Appshed to take a look at some of the new tools available for teachers in this free ...

Level: Secondary

  • Programming
  • Teachshare
  • Coding
  • Apps
  • Appshed
  • Mobile apps
Teaching science in the primary classroom

Teaching science in the primary classroom

This TeachShare, first broadcast on 24th May 2012 explores the issues facing non-specialist teachers of science to primary school children.

Level: Primary

  • Science
  • Ks1
  • Ks2
  • Primary science
Using text adventure games in the classroom

Using text adventure games in the classroom

In this TeachShare, first broadcast on 27th March 2012, Alex Warren, creator of Quest Text Adventure Games, joins Vital English and Literacy Portal Manager Michael Walsh as they discuss how ...

Level: Cross-phase

  • Games
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Text adventure games
Using Google Sites and Docs to create an online portfolio

Using Google Sites and Docs to create an online portfolio

In this TeachShare, first broadcast on 12th April 2012, James Mansell and Vital Primary ICT Portal Manager Colin Hill discuss using Google Sites and Docs to build an online e-portfolio.

Level: Primary

  • Google
  • Sites
  • Docs
  • Portfolio
  • E-portfolio
CAS TeachShare - Alan Turing Centenary

CAS TeachShare - Alan Turing Centenary

This Teachshare, first broadcast on 1st February 2012, features speakers with the sole aim of sharing ideas to use Alan Turing's centenary to inspire the next generation of great computational ...

Level: Secondary

  • Computing
  • Turing
  • Cas
  • Centenary
CAS TeachShare - YouSRC

CAS TeachShare - YouSRC

This CAS TeachShare was first broadcast on 4th January 2012.

Level: Secondary

  • Computing
  • Cas
  • Yousrc
ICT Magic

ICT Magic

Martin Burnett (@ICTMagic) showcases ICT sites/facilities online which can help enhance teaching and learning.

Level: Primary

  • Ict
  • Primary
The A4 ICT Curriculum revisited

The A4 ICT Curriculum revisited

ICT Programmes of Study: Key Stages 1 to 4 - The National Curriculum for ICT aims to ensure that all pupils are able to operate effectively as a citizen in the 21st

Level: Cross-phase

  • Ict
  • Curriculum
New Year, New Geography

New Year, New Geography

In this TeachShare, first broadcast on 8th January 2013, participants are invited to share your new year's Geography resolutions - will you be trying new ideas, visiting new countries, or ...

Level: Cross-phase

  • Geography