Tag Archives: literacy

Clicker Apps now have OneDrive integration

Hello everyone! I hope you are enjoying the last few days of the holidays. Just a quick titbit for you to hopefully get you enthused about the new session.  While we’ve been off, Crick have enabled school account OneDrive integration … Continue reading

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SMART kapp® board available to trial!

Hello everyone, This morning I flexed my spacial awareness brain muscles as I figured out how to get a brand-spanking new SMART kapp® board into my Ford Fiesta.  Thankfully, I managed it without breaking it, so I’m now able to tell … Continue reading

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Oxford Owl

It’s so very nearly the holidays! Before I start consuming a mound of mince pies, here’s a lovely online resource that I’m sure you’ll find useful – Oxford Owl. You do need to register for the website, but once you … Continue reading

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Clicker 6 Upgrade Offer

By now, I suspect most of you will have heard of and may be possibly already using Clicker 6. Clicker 6 is a brilliant piece of software that supports learning – primarily literacy, but really any area of the curriculum. Many … Continue reading

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ICT and Literacy Seminar at CALL Scotland

CALL Scotland are running an ICT and Literacy Seminar on Wednesday 10th December, 9.30am-1pm. This FREE event will explore how technology can be used to support learners with additional support needs in assessment of literacy skills. They will look at tools … Continue reading

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iOS App Profile: Collins Big Cat

Many of you will be aware of the fabulous Collins Big Cat range of reading books, but did you know that they also have associated free apps? There are eight apps available, covering several reading levels.  They work essentially just like the books … Continue reading

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iOS App Profile: Popplet

Popplet is my favourite mind-mapping app.  There are plenty of others out there, and I’d encourage you to also check out, for a start, Idea Sketch, Inspiration Maps and iMindMap – you may well prefer another option.  So, why is it … Continue reading

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