Blog Archives

Wii Sports #gbl links – how have you used the game?

Wii Sports game provides many opportunities for great maths. Click tab above for links to blogs etc of those who have used this game. We’re always looking to add other ways to use this game. How have you used it in your classroom and are you prepared to share your ideas? Looking forward to more ideas…


Wii Music #gbl plans and links

How about trying something musical on the Wii? Click on the tab above for some ideas. Could you add any more to the list?

More ideas for writing a Mario Karts unit added..

Stumbled across this unit for writing using Mario Karts, some interesting ideas…worth a look. Click on the tab above and scroll down.

Do you have any GBL resources to share?

The main aim of this blog is to harness GBL resources for enhancing teaching and learning. We welcome any links to websites, blogs, planning and to sites who are or have been using games in the classroom. It doesn’t matter which console you have, please send in your ideas to share with others.

Playing the Writing Game

For those who are interested, I’ve uploaded the presentation I gave last week at the SWGfL ICT conference at UWE.  Hope it’s of some use, if you need any further information then either tweet me @nickynewbury  or email me using the address in the presentation.

Playing the Writing Game UWE 2011 final

Ideas for cross curricular links

Click on either of the tabs for ideas how to incorporate the Wii games Wild Earth African Safari or Night at the Museum into your planning.  (Also,  ideas for Year 5 are to follow…)