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ESOL – Literacy – Numeracy

Mostly postie – reading scales

Mostly postie is an activity for practising reading scales. From ictgames.com.

Read the scales

Activity for practising reading scales. From ictgames.com.

BGfL – Measures

Activity for practising measures. Includes length, weight (mass), volume & capacity and units of measurement. From Birmingham Grid for Learning (BGfL)

Triptico – an overview

I would describe Triptico as a suite of applications that are designed to be used in the classroom, on an electronic whiteboard, for making interactive activities. At last count, there were about 30 applications. Some of my favourites include: Word Magnets – for creating draggable words and images Student Group – for grouping students in…

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Spellmaster – numbers

Spellmaster is a range of interactive activities created by Michael A. Riccioli and Frank McAree. There are 3 different activities are for practising the spelling of numbers, which increases in difficulty: Jigword is the easiest activity which involves matching a number with the spelling; Wordweb involves spelling numbers using all the letters given; Speedword involves…

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BBC Skillswise – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Interactive activities from BBC Skillswise for practising addition, subtraction and multiplication  by splitting, and space saver division. Amoeba addition (+) Amoeba subtraction (-) Amoeba multiplication (x) Amoeba division (÷)

BBC Bitesize – Dance Mat Typing

A fun way to learn to touch type from BBC Bitesize. With 4 levels and 12 stages, starting from the basic home row. It also has very good practice activities to help you become a typing expert! Direct links to each level: level 1 level 2 level 3 level 4

Months of the year

Interactive activity.

Ordinal numbers

Interactive activity.

Read Write Plus – Comparing things

In this activity, we look at different words for comparing 2 things.

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