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Languages Online (UK version)

Full of useful resources for:   Activities include match-up, quizes and Vocab games.  It covers primary right up to senior Secondary (A Level in the UK,  Year 12 in Aus) It also has a nice link to the “accents” page which gives you the short cuts for adding your accents and a link to Task Magic: “an […]

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Languages Online (AUS)

“Engaging interactive tasks and printable worksheets that introduce, reinforce and recycle vocabulary. Activities are self-paced and self-correcting and include recordings by native speakers.” Some great resources here from Victoria!  The site includes links to some nifty, free software for creating interactive resources for  use in your classroom, worksheets, videos and more for the following languages: Plus icon-music Song downloads icon-desktop Click […]

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BBC Languages – Italian

A wealth of resources, at various levels and for  various age ranges.  The BBC have a large collection of Italian Language videos, audio, online tasks and more.  This includes a “Phrase of the Day” and “Cool Italian”.  Cool Italian does contain swear words (alert!) but it’s aimed at helping you to understand the slang of Italy which […]

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La Mappa Misteriosa

“An Italian-learning video adventure, a quest and a race, where you will decide the ending.” From the BBC, this interactive video series is good fun! You’ll need a BBC ID to play but that’s free and quite handy as it keeps a track of where you’re up to. It begins with the basics, introductions, answering […]

IWB Cross Platform Conversion

You may remember that a while back I wrote a post exploring how cross-platform integration was getting closer between IWB brands.  This post was prompted by SMART’s decision to incorporate the “*.iwb” format into its export and import options.  At that time Promethean was the only brand that hadn’t incorporated this new feature.  Even when […]

Teaching Australia Day – Links to Free Resources (IWB or 1:1)

Tee heee….. I love that. Just had to share it 😉 Whilst you’re sipping your beers and eating the fair from the BBQ I thought I’d gather some Aussie resources together to lighten the burden of next week’s lesson planning activities! Let’s start with IWB resources: Promethean’s Activ Inspire users: These are stored on Promethean […]

Augmented Reality Shakespeare

First of all a big thank you to @anisesmith for Tweeting the link out to the app I’m about to share with you.  I LOVE it!  She shared it with her Twitter followers yesterday afternoon and, after playing around with it on silly household items  (making pictures move – just like in Harry Potter), I decided that it was so […]