School holidays are the perfect time to kick off a new home project. As much as I wish my children would go outside and play, the reality is that they spend two weeks annoying each other, eating everything in sight, and complaining about being bored. These school holidays, I’m setting a technology task list they’ll… Read more 10 tech tools to keep the kids busy
While we know using technology in the classroom has undeniable benefits, what would happen if we all said ‘no, in my classroom we write everything by hand’? If your class was anything like my last one, full of BYOD junkies, you’d have a riot on your hands, especially in the teenage group. But I know… Read more Could you rock a tech free classroom?
My Nanna had a huge wardrobe dedicated to holding just board games. We would grudgingly agree to visit and while the adults were doing…I don’t know, boring adult things…we would argue and fight over which game to play. Eventually, we would agree and play for hours. Yes, this was before computers were invented and in… Read more 4 powerful reasons to go retro – with board games!
My darling 6yo likes to spring questions on me at strange moments, like when I’m trying to pay the cashier at the supermarket. They’re usually questions I can answer, thank goodness, not about why the sky is blue or how many ants live under our house. The latest one was a beauty: [pullquote align=”full” cite=””… Read more Yes, but how are computer games made?