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Using the game Spore to motivate learners KS3

Using the game Spore to motivate learners KS3

On this secondary course, you will look at how games can be motivational and see particular examples of where the game Spore has been used to motivate learners.

Level: Secondary

Blogging: beyond social networking

Blogging: beyond social networking

This course explores how to use blogs successfully and safely to support teaching and curriculum-based activities, by helping your secondary students make contributions and share their ...

Level: Secondary

Collaborative documents online

Collaborative documents online

This primary and secondary course will give you the tools and the software to identify and set up online collaborative opportunities.

Level: Cross-phase

Nintendo DS

Nintendo DS

Using a Nintendo DS to support students with learning difficulties.

Level: Post 16

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Nintendo ds
  • Memory
  • Gaming
  • Console
Using an online forum with A-level students

Using an online forum with A-level students

A good overview of how one school used a forum to support A level students. Includes a video of the students' and teachers' thoughts on the project.

Level: Post 16

  • Forum
  • A level
Introducing Voicethreads: free software to support communication

Introducing Voicethreads: free software to support communication

This Lesson idea introduces Voicethread, a free software application which enables you to share ideas by commenting on prepared slides and images over the internet.

Level: Cross-phase

  • Collaboration
  • Voicethread
  • Reading
  • Ideas
  • Storyteling
TeachShare: An introduction to Google Maps

TeachShare: An introduction to Google Maps

An introduction to using Google Maps and other related resources in the classroom.

Level: Cross-phase

  • Google maps
Getting started with Storybird

Getting started with Storybird

Learn how to create a storybook using professional artwork and your own words.

Level: Cross-phase

  • Writing
  • Blogging
  • Reading
E-safety KS1

E-safety KS1

This course will enable you to introduce age-appropriate e-safety learning activities into the curriculum and will help you advise parents, so they can also take steps at home to reduce the ...

Level: Primary

Getting a buzz out of blogging

Getting a buzz out of blogging

This primary course shows you how blogs can be used successfully and safely within education and how they help improve teaching and learning.

Level: Primary