Curriculum: English + digital learning > Classroom ideas resource

To access relevant software to assist with the teaching and learning of English please go to the eduSTAR catalogue

  • Peer assessment for online work: Students investigate the characteristics of an effective post to a blog, or other discussion forum and develop an assessment tool that they can use to check the quality of their post.
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  • Use VoiceThread for a collaborative analysis of issues: Analyse and explore newspaper articles using VoiceThread. Students can make comments alongside the articles as well as actually annotating the article. They are able to view one another’s comments/annotations, and so this can be a collaborative task. 
  • Acmi Generator: Storyboard Generator: The Storyboard Generator is an interactive tool designed to allow students to storyboard and teach students the concepts of storyboarding. This interactive sits allow them to build their own using resources from the ACMI Generator Free Media Library or upload and share their own.