Author: Tim Bleazard

Create Virtual Reality Environments With Your Class

    Virtual Reality has been one of the biggest areas of technology growth in the last year. Many schools have benefitted from a visit from Google Expeditions to try out Virtual Reality in the classroom. Whilst viewing virtual reality made by someone...

Film Literacy Screening 2017

Today we headed to the National Media and Science Museum in Bradford for the 2017 screening. We had schools from our key stage two film Literacy project and one school from our key stage one project took the chance to attend. This is...

Key Stage One Film Literacy

Our second training day for our key stage one film literacy project started with Philip Webb. developing a ‘pop up working wall’ to plan a teaching sequence based on the Heffalump Movie.   We then looked at how we can use the Book...

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...

Sentence Filming and Commentaries with iMovie

One of the things that puts teachers off creating films with their classes is how daunting filming with your pupils can appear to be. One of the things we have designed as an introduction is the concept of sentence filming. The document below...

Create Your Own Role Play Cinema Booking System.

During our Key Stage One Film Literacy training today Philip Webb, the amazing independent Literacy Consultant recalled the time when a teacher at Keelham Primary made a cinema in her EYFS class (click here to read more). Philip said that now it would probably...

Cast Your Chrome Screen For Free Without Hardware

Google Cast for Education is a new product that enables teachers and children to share their screens without having to buy software or hardware. You can cast a Google Chrome tab from one screen to another from a Chromebook, PC or Macbook. This...