Category: Kindle Reading Project

E-Book Reviews

E-Book Reviews

As part of World Book Day 2012 pupil’s at Myrtle Park developed a collection of peer reviewed books to widen their range of reading choices and tastes.  Here are a few of those featured on the Kindles… TITLE: Teacher’s Pet RATING: 5 out...

E-Biographies

E-Biographies

As part of Year 6 topic links with Black History and Literacy, a collection of biographies have been uploaded to the Kindles featuring people from Rosa parks to Barack Obama to Tinie Tempah!  Here are just a few of the brilliant examples that everyone can now...

Kindles go continental!

Kindles go continental!

As part of Myrtle Park’s Comenius links with schools in Chateauroux and Gutersloh, we have been writing and illustrating a shared text. The first part of Chapter 1 has been uploaded to the Kindles and children have been able to read/view their published work...

Attitudes to reading survey

Attitudes to reading survey

The results of the on-line ‘Poll Daddy’ attitudes to reading survey are in!

Kindles gathering pace – updated

Kindles gathering pace – updated

Kindles seem to be the flavour of the month at the moment with projects growing daily. The latest schools to begin projects are Green Lane Primary and Miriam Lord primary. Miriam Lord are looking to utilise 6 kindles with targeted groups of children...

Kindles are…GO!

Kindles are…GO!

The latest news on the Myrtle Park Primary ‘Kindle’ project is that we will be focussing on engaging readers as opposed to tracking attainment in the first instance.  The reasoning being that by getting children involved in reading, the progress will naturally follow…it’s...