Category Archives: Jo Rhys-Jones

Breakout! #ililc3

Just like @msmfl, I’m so excited and just can’t hide it, so I’m going to BREAKOUT!  As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, I’ll be in the UK in February to attend ILILC3 or to give its full name, the ICT Link into Language conference taking place at the University of Southampton on 9th and 10th […]

Literacy and PLL in tandem – resources for free!

It seems that some people are just incapable of getting *completely* into holiday mode and just can’t stop themselves from working! Jo Rhys Jones is one of these mad people and over the last week or so she’s been populating her wonderful Talkabout Primary MFL NING with resources that she’s developed for a project to […]

¡Vámonos! is 1

Having congratulated José ‘Así se hace‘ Picardo on the 1st birthday of Box of Tricks yesterday, it dawned on me that it must be ¡Vámonos!’s birthday soon – and then I realised I’d missed it in all the fun and excitement of the IoW conference! So belatedly, Happy Birthday to my lovely pink blingy blog […]

QCA Spanish Unit 14 – Yo soy músico

yo soy músico Here comes part three of my reflections on the units I’m currently using in KS2 Spanish. If you’ve read the other parts on Units 5 and 11, you’ll recall that I’ve taught the units to half of the school and am now teaching the parallel classes until the summer break. So the […]

Animation for Education goes NING!

After a conversation with a few of us in Nottingham at the UK National eTwinning Conference yesterday, and a crash course in NING building from NING queen Jo Rhys Jones, Oscar Stringer has created a NING network called Animation for Education for those wanting to discover more about animation in education. As Oscar explains in […]

Getting animated in Nottingham

I’m currently in Nottingham at the NCSL at the British eTwinning Conference. This morning I went to a workshop by Oscar Stringer on animation – the theory being that it will become ingrained in my brain if I do the workshop enough time ;o) Here’s the video I made with Jo Rhys-Jones and a lovely […]