Category Archives: Literacy and English

Read Write Inc. in Edinburgh – Film Premiere!

To celebrate the success of the Read Write Inc programme, and further support schools to build on these positive results, Hilary Aitken (Literacy/Dyslexia Support Team) and Alastair McArthur (Multimedia officer) worked with schools and pupils to create a Read Write … Continue reading

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The BookTrust website

Are you aware of the BookTrust website? There are many excellent resources available, covering nursery to secondary.  These include: advice in different languages for parents to support their children with reading free short stories to download a specific programme for learners … Continue reading

Posted in English as an Additional Language (EAL), Literacy and English

CPD – Powered by Clicker

The Powered by Clicker Course has been re-arrangedfor the 27th Novemebr 2015. booking available through the CPD directory. This session will give an overview of the many ‘Powered by Clicker’ add-on resources that are available for Clicker 6. Resources appropriate … Continue reading

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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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