Tag Archives: storytelling

Tell me a story! #ililc

I had a lovely time with some delegates this morning talking about storytelling using ICT – ‘digital storytelling’ Here’s my presentation – possibly won’t make much sense until it has the sound added, but you’ll have to wait a bit for that until I get the file back from Joe Dale’s iRiver. Also, there is […]

MFL DomoAnimate

The third of the tools I may or may not have time to mention at ICT Links into Languages conference in Southampton is DomoAnimate. Below is an example in French, German and Spanish of how this tool has been used in other languages. Note lack of accents :o( DomoNation.com: Mes Prochaines Vacances by Alex Olds […]

MFL Zoobursts

Today I’m presenting a session at ICT Links into Languages Conference in Southampton entitled Tell me a story. As part of the session, i’ll be showing delegates how to use Zooburst and have therefore been having a look at some of the books already on the site. Here are a few examples of how it’s […]

La oruga hambrienta in TK Maxx ;o)

Lisibo’s been shopping again.  This time, though, it’s not IKEA that has inspired her but TK Maxx that has come up trumps. In the sale (!) I found this Very Hungry Caterpillar felt set. Ideal for – telling the story to the class getting pupils to follow the story actively by adding / moving/ substituting […]

A visit to IKEA

I am a great fan of IKEA. As I have shared before, I find it a goldmine for teaching resources. On my latest visit, I made a couple of purchases- 1. finger puppets Great for speaking tasks to encourage reluctant speakers, to encourage imagination and to ‘distract’ from repetitious or disliked activities.  This set add […]