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Making games, motivating learners KS2

Making games, motivating learners KS2

On this Primary course, you will identify opportunities to use games that are linked to the KS2 curriculum and will evaluate how successful the games are in supporting and motivating your ...

Level: Primary

Learning platforms: a step up

Learning platforms: a step up

If you are a primary senior leader, this course is designed to help you get more value from your learning platform.

Level: Primary

Blogs: skills for subject specialists

Blogs: skills for subject specialists

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

Level: Secondary

Quick introductions from the Internet

Quick introductions from the Internet

This Lesson idea is about using BBC News or YouTube to stimulate discussion, create interest or get a topic started.

Level: Cross-phase

  • Video
  • Youtube
  • Discussion
  • Bbc news
Blogs and Wikis on the VLE

Blogs and Wikis on the VLE

Using Moodle to create blogs and wikis

Level: Secondary

  • Vle
  • Wiki
  • Learning platform
  • Moodle
  • Blogs
Exploring opportunties for iPads in the classrooom

Exploring opportunties for iPads in the classrooom

Staff at the City School, Sheffield, have been thinking about how to exploit the use of iPads with their students in a range of subject areas. In July 2010, they took delivery of ten iPads, won ...

Level: Secondary

  • English
  • Ios
  • Sport
  • Ipads
  • Tablets
  • Btec
Using portable minibooks

Using portable minibooks

Find out how aschool went about making a proposal for the use of minibooks, how this portable technology was used and lessons learnt by teachers.

Level: Primary

  • Tablets
  • Netbooks
  • Wireless technology
Use online polling to gauge student opinion or do some research

Use online polling to gauge student opinion or do some research

This Lesson idea provides an overview of using polls and surveys in class.

Level: Cross-phase

An introduction to google maps

An introduction to google maps

Introducing Google maps

Level: Cross-phase

  • Google
  • Google maps
Skills for 21st Century Teaching

Skills for 21st Century Teaching

This resource supports the Skills for 21st Century Teaching event that was held at The Open University in London on 28th March 2012. It includes handouts from the event that can be downloaded.

Level: Cross-phase

  • Twitter
  • Reading
  • Kindles