Tag Archives: reading

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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Teach Your Monster to Read (again)

Some of you may remember that I posted about the Teach Your Monster to Read on-line resource earlier this year.  It seems to have gone down well with the teachers who have tried it and I now have two pieces … 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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Books Online

Today we have our final post about the fantastic resources that are provided through Edinburgh Libraries – Books Online!  See previous posts on Mathletics and Spellzone to learn more. Edinburgh Libraries was recently involved in the 1:1 ICT Project with Edinburgh primary … Continue reading

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Teach Your Monster to Read

I had a look at this fabulous free resource down at BETT last week.  It has been funded by the people behind Usborne books, and is aimed at children following a synthetic phonics programme.  The creators spent some time with … Continue reading

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RM Books

From time to time I’m going to bring you information on software or resources direct from the companies.  This time, Ross Lennox from RM Education tells us about RM Books: RM Books is a free ebook management platform for schools, … Continue reading

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