Guest Blogger: Chris Dunn @ShrekTheTeacher Tiny Bob’s Adventurous Counting has been written creatively to support maths in Early Years and Key Stage 1. It’s a very interactive book on Apple’s iBooks store, and can be used on any iPad or Mac computer… Here’s the book blurb… First and foremost, this book is a [...]
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English is such an amazing language to learn but arguably one of the most difficult to get your head around. Below are the top 5 reasons why English is so much fun to learn. Please note that the title of the post is supposed to be a little ironic, so ease off the complaints in [...]
English is spoken in many countries around the world and remains one of the most popular language to learn. Or does it? From the examples below that I am not taking credit for shows clearly that learning English is not the the most straight forward language to follow. What are your views? Leave your comments [...]
Hello Magical Maths users. Do you ever feel that your students’ revision methods are not enough? Do you feel that what they are doing can only themyou so far? If so, then worry no more because the brains at Revision Universe have spent days with physcological experts to create a quiz which determines the most [...]
Why spell checkers are a complete waste of time! Brilliant! This is a great poem showing how as learners we can get to dependent on spell checkers.
Twenty One reasons why English is hard to learn This is a great list illustrating why English is one of the hardest languages to learn in education. When learners complain that Spanish, French or German is hard to learn this is a great starter to use to show they have already learnt one of the [...]
Visual literacy is the ability to interpret, negotiate, and make meaning from information presented in the form of an image, extending the meaning of literacy, which commonly signifies interpretation of a written or printed text. Visual literacy is based on the idea that pictures can be “read” and that meaning can be communicated through a [...]