Guided Reading

Guided Reading is one way that many schools teach reading skills in Key Stage 2. (Year 3 onwards). Guided reading follows some basic principles; put the children in similar levelled groups to complete...

Using the iPad with the writing process

Feb 6, 2013
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...

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....