Dan Williams commented on the post, Hacking positive learner characteristics 1 year, 4 months ago
Great post! You have really embraced new tools and have used them to great effect by the sound of things. This post has given me so many ideas that I can take away and use. I particularly cannot wait to use […]
Dan Williams wrote a new post, Money Man’opoly’ – A board game for a broad gain… 1 year, 4 months ago
This weeks blog reflects on a lesson I delivered a little earlier in the year as part of an enrichment session to level 3 learners.
At the beginning of the academic year, learners were given autonomy over the […]
Dan Williams wrote a new post, Buzz boards for creative learning… 1 year, 5 months ago
Last summer I had the pleasure of reading Sir Ken Robinson’s ‘Out of our minds’ book and was so inspired that I embarked on a mission to incorporate more creativity into lessons. One of my initial ideas was to use […]
Dan Williams commented on the post, Alphabet Challenge 1 year, 5 months ago
Hi Gemma, used the alphabet challenge today as a recap tool. Worked really well, in fact a great deal more than expected. It allowed the learners to really think outside of the box with their answers, which […]
Dan Williams commented on the post, To text poll or not to text poll, that is the question? 1 year, 5 months ago
Hi Debbie and Mel,
Thanks for that, I shall have a go and let you know the impact.
Dan Williams wrote a new post, To text poll or not to text poll, that is the question? 1 year, 5 months ago
Although I have come across online text polls in the past, I hadn’t used them myself until last week in one of my lessons and came to the conclusion that they are more time and effort than they are worth – let me […]
Gemma this is a fab idea. Simple and effective and I suppose it can be adapted to any age/subject…I shall certainly be trying it and will keep you posted on how it goes. Thanks!
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Dan Williams wrote a new post, Analogies and metaphors to aid understanding… 1 year, 5 months ago
Having been introduced to Hattie’s work on ‘effect sizes’ in the learning environment last year (http://www.learningandteaching.info/teaching/what_works.htm), I took it upon myself to investigate advanced […]
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