Tagged: Writing

Adobe Spark Apps in Grammar

Yesterday I had the pleasure of working with the year five children at Greengates Primary School. I wanted to show how we can create exciting learning experiences using technology. We started off by watching the amazing film Astonish Me from the World Wildlife...

Garageband for Writing

Creating a short, spoken word audio performance is a great way to encourage writers. It’s exciting to see writing can be shared through the format of a professional sounding recording that is easy to create. In these examples year three children from Thornbury...

Romans – A Force for Good or an Evil Empire?

Over the Summer we are hoping to create a number of projects to complement our scheme of work. I’m keen to hear from schools about topics where technology could be combined with other subjects in school. Our scheme of work gives flexible objectives...

Create books easily, then share them using Book Creator for iPad.

Create books easily, then share them using Book Creator for iPad.

Book Creator. It’s the best app for creating books on an iPad for Primary School children. Earlier this week I explained to a class of year two children how to use this app. It took less than five minutes. This is one of...

Blogging goes ballistic!

Blogging goes ballistic!

During the Autumn term the Curriculum ICT team hosted an ECAB event (Every Child A Blogger) in which we introduced the concept of blogging and it’s possible impact on pupil’s learning for schools across Bradford. The two half day events were very well...