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Reception NQTs share ideas in Keighley

Reception NQTs have been inspired in Keighley today with excellent training from a variety of Learning and Curriculum team consultants.  The day began with focused science tasks with Claire Holt using ice, margarine, food colouring, Lego people and much more. … Continue reading

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The art of ‘noticing’

I have been practising the art of ‘noticing’.  What’s that all about then?  Essentially it is taking time in your day to actively ‘notice’ things and write them down in a journal.  It’s a great technique as it is very quick, doesn’t … Continue reading

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Photosynth test

8.5 mile walk to Almscliffe Crag from Pool allowed me the opportunity to try Photosynth and consider how it could be used in the primary classroom.

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Primary Science Diigo launched

We have created a Primary Science Diigo. Diigo is a social bookmarking site that allows a group of teachers to bookmark great websites – in this case, science related websites. The website URL is:- http://www.diigo.com/user/primaryscience Primary Upd8 examples Xmas_lights Christmas_Lights_Teacher_notes … Continue reading

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Science and ICT course activity 1 – Ice Bird Eggs

The first activity we introduced was to look at the ice bird eggs (idea introduced by Stuart Naylor) we had found in the garden. The intention was to use the flip cameras to take video clips and make scientific observations … Continue reading

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