11 May

Using Popplet

I’ve mentioned Popplet in lots of posts before – it is one of the most useful and versatile classroom tools I’ve come across. I thought a quick post dedicated to how we use it in the classroom might be useful! It is both an iPad app and a web based app  Getting started: You can […]

30 Mar

Social Media in the Primary Classroom?

Prompted by a recent twitter chat for #ukedchat which examined social media in the classroom, I began to think about just how relevant this is for our Primary schools. It all starts with the curriculum… Interestingly, in Key Stage 1, we are asked to cover this: communicate safely and respectfully online, keeping personal information private, […]

06 Feb

Using the iPad with the writing process

The iPad can be a brilliant motivational tool for children in the classroom. The ease-of-use, coupled with the speed that you can get results means that it can be the perfect tool for integrating into your literacy planning. And, as many schools don’t have 1:1 tablet computers it can also mean that the collaborative and […]

29 Jan

iPad Apps

Specific Apps Popplet Hakitzu Me Books Puppet Pals Explain Everything Browse the guides for teachers using iPads