2.5 HOUR SESSION – STARTING TIME OF EITHER
3.00 / 3.15 / 3.30 / 3.45 / 4.00 / 4.15 / 4.30
N.B. NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OF THE APPS IS NECESSARY.
Alan will begin the evening by exploring the following vocabulary development apps:
- AnyWord Xword
Following this he will focus on the ‘Story Machine’ apps, modelling how best to develop an understanding of a variety of genres. The rest of the evening will be spent exploring:
- Reading-into-writing apps
- The SpellFix apps
- The ‘Boxing Clever’ app
- iVisualiser – non-tethered visualiser use and ways of using the app to peer review (live) etc.
At the end of the evening participants will have a thorough grasp of how to use Alan’s apps in the classroom and how to integrate them into engaging writing sessions.