Storytelling is a very useful skill. It helps kids reel in listeners and requires them to remember material by heart. Use these fun apps and sites to help kids find their unique voice as storytellers, orators, individuals.
Kahoot! is a blended learning platform which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. Kahoot! is a blended learning platform which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy.
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.
DigitalJournal.com Interactive storybook iPad app especially for ASL deaf children Special DigitalJournal.com Washington - Science of Learning Center on Visual Language and Visual Learning (VL2) has released a bilingual storybook app for the iPad,...
"iPad has made teaching vocabulary to young learners way easier and much more fun. There are now a wide range of fabulous iPad apps to use with your kids to get them to improve and enrich their vocabulary and move to the next level of their language learning. I have been curating some of these apps over the last couple of weeks and here is an initial list that features 6 good apps to start with."
For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we're featuring games, websites, and apps for music and composing. Students can listen to music, make it, or both, as they experiment with rhythm, pitch, and lyrics.
"If you are a primary class mathematics teacher you know that putting the foundation of understanding in place for new mathematics principles can be challenging. This often involves building on concepts like number systems and arithmetic basics while incorporating new ideas. For example, to teach the concept of square root “√”, you will have to ensure that students are well-equipped with the concepts of multiplication and division."
Teachers all over the world are flipping their classrooms. Instead of doing homework and projects at home, students watch lectures and videos. These top 6 apps for flipping your classroom will give you the tools you need to turn your classroom upside down.
I am working on trying to balance the need to know that my students ‘have it’ with the practical realities of a modern language class. For that reason I have been looking at more and more choice in not only what language students use to demonstrate learning but also in how they do it. This year I have been making more use of the ‘quick conversation’ as a means of measuring learning. So an interaction, recorded on the phone, and then forwarded to me is a new way to offer some formative assessment."