Empathy means you can truly understand how someone feels. It doesn’t mean sympathy – where you feel sorry for someone. When you feel empathy, it can be hard because you share the feelings of that other person. If they’re unhappy, you know what it feels like. However, if they’re happy, you also know how that feels. Last […]
You can use a template to help you do this or create your own. An infographic is a visual image that contains easy-to-understand charts and graphs, to help communicate an idea. I tried one to remind us of how to write a Literary Essay.
This was good fun…we took a phrase and added an image. It’s really quick and we all enjoyed it. Memes send powerful brief messages to your reader.
My first try using the Page tool – it incorporates text and pictures. I could also add videos if I wanted… so exciting!
Our challenge was to write a story in 50 words – about a time when we had burst out laughing. The next challenge was to cut the number of words in half! 48 words: In December, I flew home from Edinburgh. I watched the movie, Me Before You. I had headphones on and just suddenly burst […]
I tried my hand at creating an Adobe Spark Video. It is related to historical fiction which we are reading at the moment.
Blogging is a new style of writing for me. I joined a large group of Scarsdale teachers for a ‘blogging workshop’ today. We looked at how digital literacy is different from traditional literacy and our goal is to introduce students to blogging so that they have a place of their own to share their writing […]
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