Tagged: Learning

Bradford’s Games Based Learning Network

Bradford’s Games Based Learning Network

Do you have experience in using games based learning in your classroom to engage and stimulate children in amazing cross-curricular lessons? Are you open to new ideas and can think creatively about how GBL resources can be used in KS1/2? Would you like...

#tmsciencebd10

#tmsciencebd10

In the last 6 days the Curriculum ICT team and partnering schools/companies have been involved in some fantastic outdoor learning events. Thursday 5th July saw the launch of Bradford’s first Science and Outdoor Learning TeachMeet at Greengates Primary School. Andy Gaunt (@andygfarsley), headteacher...

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 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...