Why blog?

Are you blogging in the classroom already? Blogs are incredibly easy to set up, and there are plenty around to give you inspiration. You could begin here. The question is, why bother?   There see...

Using iBooks

Feb 1, 2013
iBooks is a brilliant app for buying, organising and buying books. For teachers this choice can make finding great books a chore, meaning we are sticking to books we already have copies of in the clas...

5 Apps to get you started

Jan 29, 2013
Beginning to use iPads in the classroom? I recommend you start with a few apps, and really investigate what they can do! Here are five apps! Tap the image for a full size....

Using the iPad to develop Maths

Jan 29, 2013
Recently here has been a big improvement in the quality of apps which focus on maths. I am a huge fan of using apps such as Explain Everything – which allow children to provide detailed explanat...

Grammar and Punctuation Resources

Jan 27, 2013
The Year 6 Sats will include a grammar and punctuation test this year. Whilst the writing tests have always included marks for spelling and grammar this is the first time that a separate paper has bee...