Tuesday, 31 January 2012

On line Shop

Entry 1 students at Newham College have opened an on line shop as part of their enterprise project.They have a shop on the website etsy.com where they sell greetings cards.


Learners design cards and then add them to their shop on the site.The learners pay a small fees and then wait for their orders. Items are then packed and posted out .
The project has been a good way to improve ICT and communication skills.

Wednesday, 25 January 2012

Early Addition

Practice additon using single digit numbers from Sheppard Software

Wednesday, 18 January 2012

Knowing how to use ICT safely

Here are some resources for teaching about keeping personal information safe everyday and on the internet.

A widgit resource from Childnet about Personal Information.

Two short films from BBC Learning Zone which can be used to discuss the information given out and the consequence

online safety part 1

online safety part 2

Personal Information Powerpoints and workbook about information we should share from Communication 4 all ( look under ICT)

Behaving appropriately at Work

Here are some resources for teaching about behaviour and attitude at work forOCR Life and Living Entry 3 unit Behaving appropriately at Work.

Northern Ireland Curriculum

Key stage 3 Education for Employability Book 4 page 4.http://www.nicurriculum.org.uk/docs/inclusion_and_sen/mld/employ_ks4_4.pdf

A work sheet which can be used to record appropriate behaviour and attitudes at work

tic unit : Nothing stays the Samee
Employability .Its up to me Resource 20 : Things to remember page 50,51
2 pages of scenarios to discuss attitude and behaviour at work.

Tuesday, 17 January 2012


TES I board
Phase 2 Tricky words

Count us in
Tar heel Reader: We Love buses

A bus joke

A website about buses

Keyboard games

Splat the Clown from Help Kidz Learn
Unfortunately you now need to register before you can play this free games on Help Kidz learn.

Frog Game

Balloon Bang! from Shiny learning

Coin recognition

Some coin recognition activities
from Crickweb

Money snap level 1 from BBC