Tagged with MFL

QR Easter Hunt

A simple idea for using QR codes in an Easter Hunt around the school in MFL, which I must admit was thrown together at the last minute but worked beautifully. I wanted a new twist on the treasure hunt using our iPads. The lesson was aimed at year 7 and I thought about giving directions … Continue reading

Survey Monkey

Year 9 started their GCSE course this term and have been working on Health. I openly admit I do not enjoy teaching alcohol, drugs, and smoking in French – I find it can be a bit dry – so I have had my pupils prepare sessions to present to the class themselves. They have been … Continue reading

Exeter EDL project

On 22nd September I ran a day at Exeter University with Chris Fuller and Bertie Cozic for the European Day of Languages 2011. The day was born out of a previous project with Bertie and my year 9 classes last year, and a conversation between Bertie, Chris and myself over coffee in the summer. The … Continue reading

Le Mur Parlant

Le Mur Parlant  Or How to Create Augmented Reality Talking Displays I recently discovered Aurasma, a great free app that allows you to create augmented reality (AR). Result?  My year 7s think I can perform magic and I’m ‘cool’. I have started a ‘Talking Wall’ in my classroom to display pupil ‘work’ using the app.  … Continue reading