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Using an Interactive Word Cloud as a Christmas Poem or Story Starter

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Christmas Poem or Story Inspiration Word Cloud

How to use an interactive word cloud to inspire a Christmas poem, or story writing exercise.

First, project the Christmas Poem Starter interactive word cloud, which I created on the tagul.com website,  onto a whiteboard and let children in small groups, table groups, pairs, or as individuals select and choose five words to base their poem or story on – they can record their ...

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Smilebox Scrapbooks

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SmileboxSmilebox Scrapbooks scrapbooks enables teachers (or learners)  to embed videos, words, photographs and music into a scrapbook and share it easily, through a blog, Facebook or e-mail. This seems like the absolute ideal way to make a class Christmas card, as well as many curricular collections!

Smilebox is free downloadable software with more than 1000 customisable designs for any occasion. ...

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Adding Questions to Videos

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eduCanon2Adding questions to videos is a very powerful way of getting learners to engage with a video text. There are so many wonderful educational videos available for all aspects of the curriculum it is useful to be able to ask the children to watch one, and answer questions as they watch – making them take in ...

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OneNote for Teachers

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onenote_logoWith Microsoft OneNote for teachers, users can create notebooks that help them stay organized, deliver curriculum, and collaborate with pupils and colleagues.

Many schools automatically have this software as part of their Office suite, or if not, a free version can be downloaded. OneNote for teachers offers a set of interactive training guides to show teachers how ...

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Conflict Resolution

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1-conflictHelping children understand how to solve problems that arise between themselves is quite a problem for teachers new to the classroom. Here are some ideas to help.

The following rap video about how to resolve interpersonal conflict could be a nice idea for a lesson:

More4Kids – offers a range of ideas entitled ‘Teaching Kids How ...

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