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Looking Back

December 27, 2009 Tom Barrett 9

The sun will soon be rising on 2010 and I just wanted to look back at a hugely eventful year for me personally. Here are some of the things that have been memorable. Last Christmas [READ MORE]

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Ban Consoles at Home

December 9, 2009 Tom Barrett 10

Imagine for a moment you have a Nintendo Wii, or similar, in your classroom (perhaps you do already) which you use for games based learning. Topics or subject units you teach are centred around the [READ MORE]

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Finding the Blue Whale

October 26, 2009 Tom Barrett 2

To kick off Whale Week (the final few days of work using Endless Ocean in our Sealife topic) with my class I planned to discover the Blue Whale in the Nintendo Wii game.