Category: Blogging

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...

Digital Leaders

Digital Leaders

In Autumn 2011, the Innovation Centres started supporting the Digital Leader’s Training Academy. Groups of children in various schools were chosen by staff through various selection processes, e.g. application and interview to become a digital leader. Once selected, the children attended their first...

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...