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  • IntoScience 3D World of Enquiry and Exploration
    Posted 22/10/2015
    IntoScience 3D World of Enquiry and Exploration 3PLearning IntoScience (republished with permission) 3PLearning won the ICT Company of the Year at the hugely popular BETT Awards in 2014. Think you haven't heard of 3PLearning? I bet you have. If I said "Mathletics," "Reading Eggs," or "Spellodrome," then you'll know who I mean. Now the company has got something else up its sleeve and it looks set to cause quite a stir. IntoScience is a brand new interactive science platform designed specifically for secondary school use and is nothing short of ground-breaking. It uses 3D environments, virtual experiments and deep contextual examples to bring science to life and every topic and activity is mapped to the curriculum. IntoScience then is a first-rate example of "immersive learning" because it presents content and environments that mirror real-life places and so allows young people to explore the world around them from their school or home. Journey of Discovery Using their own customisable avatar, students embark on a journey from their own research lab and as they progress through quests they get to explore the surrounding environment and complete enquiry-based practical learning tasks and gain enquiry point rewards along the way. In the lab you will find an activity menu from where you can…
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3PLearning IntoScience (republished with permission) 3PLearning won the ICT Company of the Year at the hugely popular BETT Awards in…
How Classcraft Helps Kids Socially and Emotionally (republished with permission) Meaghan Walsh teaches social studies at Stargate School in Thornton,…

InRealLife - an Introduction

Posted 27/09/2013 - 11:03
Described by The Times as "A shock-doc on the effect of incessant internet use on the malleable, still-growing teenage…
BBC News – 23 August 2012 Education Secretary Micahel Gove denied political interference in this year's GCSE results, as A*-C…
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