Category Archives: global awareness

What could this mean?

As I’m presenting at a British council conference in Madrid this weekend, I’ve been researching Voki and Voicethread and uses thereof. I’ll post my presentation and notes etc after the event, but this particular Voicethread made by Silvia Tolisano aka Langwitches came to mind and I thought I’d share it now as I think it’s […]

eTwinning case study – WCPS and CPCHD

Today I took part in a conference in the Banqueting Suite of Birmingham’s Council House about the International Opportunities, presenting a case study as part of a presentation on Comenius and eTwinning along with Simon Graham from the British Council and Paul Higgs from Belvedere Junior School in Burton on Trent. For those of you […]

placeSpotting.com

You may have noticed I’ve got a new widget on ¡Vámonos! labelled Where in the world…??This follows someone (I’m afraid I can’t recall who!) Tweeting about placeSpotting.com, an online map game based on Google maps. There are numerous riddles showing a satellite picture of somewhere in the world in the top box, and in the […]

Reporting back from PLS #5 – Fly the world with Primary Languages Airways.

As I approached Conference room 1 on Friday, I couldn’t work out why there was a queue. Was I in the right place or had I taken a wrong turning and ended up by the toilets?All was soon revealed as ‘boarding packs’ were passed back and we were instructed to fill in our passports before […]