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Word Power — a unique approach to vocabulary learning

  • by: Anna from Pobble
  • On: 6, Oct 2021
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Word Power — a unique approach to vocabulary learning

We love to hear brilliant teaching ideas from the Pobble community. When we heard about a dynamic group of vocabulary superheroes, helping pupils to unlock, power up, charge and recharge language lear...

My best lesson: developing persuasive writing skills using toys

Keeping your class on top form in writing lessons is a challenge, especially once they reach the top end of primary school. For many the mention of writing has them slumped in their chairs and grumbli...

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3 effective teaching ideas that you can use right now!

Professional development is great, but it can be difficult to find time in the school calendar and school budget to attend long training days away from the classroom. Microlearning might be the latest...

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Simple lessons, huge impact!

Finding simple, yet effective ways to teach important lessons is no easy task. This is especially true when it comes to teaching core values and traits such as kindness, tolerance and ethics.

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Essential e-safety for schools

Technology has advanced considerably, with social media playing an increasingly significant role in young people’s lives today. For this generation of ‘digital natives', the emergence of mobile techno...

15 sure-fire ways to improve writing ahead of the SATs

Practical and simple strategies to improve your pupils’ writing.

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Why writing for a purpose matters...

If you were given the choice of running a solo 10km around the park or getting involved in a 10km charity run, which would you choose? Which would you train that little bit harder for?

Word games for reluctant writers

Whether it’s at home or in the classroom, we all know that children are more engaged and motivated if toys and games are involved. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up some classic games that will impr...

Children's book reviews written by children!

What could be more trusted than a children’s book review from the people that matter most? Pobble has heaps of book reviews written by kids. For you, that means a great way to find a class book or a b...

The Good News! A free writing resource

Even at the best of times, we all need a bit of positivity to brighten our day. That’s why Team Pobble is always on the lookout for your good news stories; tales to put a smile on our faces and distra...

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