Lesson idea – using Funny Movie Maker to get your point across

Funny Movie Maker is a simple free app which lets the user put their ‘mouth’ onto a picture (anyone who’s ever seen the Annoying Orange videos on you tube will recognise the idea!). I can see lots of potential ideas for using this; speaking in role as a historical character, book character, explaining concepts etc. […]

Lesson Idea – Using Tellagami to produce a news report

Firstly, here’s an example of some of the writing produced, inspired by Epic Citadel. I was really pleased with the overall result! The next stage in the process was to describe the ‘Problem’ aspect of the story. Again wanting a lot of talk before writing, I wanted the children to first produce a news broadcast […]