Last literacy blog post I dived straight into a specific objective – homophones which appear in year 2, years 3&4 and years 5&6 and how images can support. This week I’m starting a 3 part post on the fundamentals of literacy beginning with speaking and listening. James Britton wrote in the 1980s about reading and
Dr. Troy Hicks shares ideas for incorporating digital writing into your instructional practice.
We’re looking at homophones, which is under the curriculum topic of transcription, and has its own objective. Open the homophones image bank in KS1 spelling (there are four different image banks in this module). Either display or print off the images. Tip: if you reduce your screen display size, usually top right corner of browser,
Welcome to post number 1! In talking to many teachers in the UK and beyond about Discovery Education Espresso there were two common questions: ‘what is on the service?’ and ‘how do I get to it?’. So I am using the blog to give ‘tips and tricks’ of what and how to use it, increasing