This week I have really started to plan the next steps at school for the development of the use of technology in classrooms. It started on Tuesday when @ClassVR came in to demonstrate their VR headsets. I had seen these at BETT and was immediately struck by how they could impact teaching and learning at … Continue reading Great week for tech!
It's been over a week since I last blogged, having completed the #28daysofwriting challenge during February. I have actually missed the focus of 25mins each night writing about something that had interested me, but it has meant I have been able to use that 25mins to start reading Cleverlands by Lucy Crehan. Having read the … Continue reading Cleverlands (Part 1…)
I've done it, 28 days of writing throughout February (well actually it was 27 as I did take a day off!) - and I've enjoyed it immensely but will not be continuing with a daily blog, instead I will return to a weekly blog but with other posts interspersed as and when needed. So, what … Continue reading #28…challenge complete!
I'm coming to the end of the #28daysofwriting challenge and most days I have really enjoyed jotting a few things down on my blog. Sometimes I have struggled to find things to write about at first but then found an area and managed to get some fairly coherent thoughts down! Today I am going to … Continue reading A Typical Day
26 days into the February challenge of #28daysofwriting...apart from one day I have written something each day, usually in the evening and reflected on something that I have read or an aspect of my teaching. Today, I thought I'd start thinking more about the use of ICT across the curriculum. In part, this is because … Continue reading #26
In a few hours the February half term will be over and it will be back to work for the short half term before the Easter break. I like the February break as usually it comes only 5 or 6 weeks after Christmas holidays - which are always hectic in our house! It is a … Continue reading Half Term
Just a short post today about literature - I've read a lot about the importance of literature, reading for pleasure from an early age, with families and I cannot imagine a life without books and reading material! Reading with parents from a young age fosters a love of literature and improves literacy - which along … Continue reading Reading is Fun!