Moving Writing Through Sport & Digital Media

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GoPro: Danny MacAskill – Cascadia

Draw closes on Tue 18th Apr, 2017<p>Issue 45 Wed 15th Feb, 2017<p>GoPro Hero 5 Black Action Camera<p>Baz<p>Issue 44 Fri 16th Dec, 2016<p>GoPro Hero 5 Black Action …

Sport Adverts to Encourage Writing - Engage those reluctant boys!

I am always looking for different ways to engage and motivate children to write and try to provide an engaging hook for the reluctant boy writers, …

Nike - Take It To The Next Level ( First Person Camera )

Inspiring Reading and Writing through John Lewis' Christmas Advert 2015

The latest John Lewis Christmas advert was revealed today and again they have delivered with their 'Man on the Moon' film. On the 'Improving Reading …

A Final Message from Earth, to Voyager & the Final Frontier – Lesson Ideas

Have you heard or did you read the news yesterday? Incredibly, the Voyager space-probes, which departed Earth in 1977 and were sent to explore our …

360° Virtual Reality Video for the Classroom

As a teacher who’s keen on using film footage in class, you can imagine my excitement when I first came across 360° video. It was this film that …

All you need to know about Rugby World Cup

Sep 18, 2015<p>Rugby World Cup 2015 begins and ends at the storied Twickenham Stadium in London, the largest venue in the world dedicated solely to …

Using ‘Score! Hero’ in the Classroom

I recently came across this App called ‘Score! Hero’ on the AppStore. It’s currently featured by Apple and free to download at the moment. It has …

100 apps and games discounted to $0.99 in massive App Store sale

Apple is running a massive sale in the App Store right now, marking down the prices of 100 notable apps and games. The promotion includes titles from …

Guy Martin Onboard Footage from 2015 Isle of Man TT Practice

Footage from Tuesday practice session for the 2015 IOMTT<p>Guy Martin has earned the much-unwanted reputation of being one of the fastest riders to …

Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron and Samsung Mobile present 'Assemble' Part 2

Part 2! Lionel Messi, Eddie Lacy, John John Florence, Fabian Cancellara and two lucky super fans suit up as Avengers in the big finale of our first …

Curious Words - Combining PE with Literacy

Today I worked with a mixed Reception/Year 1 class and used the app Curious Words to combine some Literacy, Dance and ICT.<p>The app - Curious Words - …

Using Question of Sport’s ‘What Happens Next?’ as a Writing Stimulus

I have fond memories of watching quiz shows growing up. In particular, BBC’s Question of Sport. Recently, I wondered about the possible use of the …

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The 25 best football games ever

25) Match Day (1984, ZX Spectrum)<p>24) Ultimate Soccer Manager (1995, Amiga)<p>23) Footballer of the year (1986, ZX Spectrum)<p>22) Tracksuit Manager (1988, …

Augusta National Golf Club Flyover

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40 years and counting: the team behind Voyager’s space odyssey

In 1977, Voyager 1 and 2 started their one-way journey across our galaxy, travelling a million miles a day. Jonathan Margolis meets the dedicated team keeping the craft moving<p>On a chilly March morning, Steve Howard, aged 65, is at work in his office on the northern edge of Pasadena, California. Two …

Space Exploration

Inside A Pro Sprint - 1 Minute To Victory (c10)

This video is from the on-bike camera of Caleb Ewan of ORICA GreenEDGE during the third stage of the 2015 Jayco Herald Sun Tour. He has been …

Eagle in record breaking flight

A team of conservationists have highlighted the plight of endangered eagles by filming a record-breaking bird flight from the top of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.

Don't look down! Heart-pounding moment biker risks his life as he attempts traverse of the famed White Line trail on Sedona's red rock cliffs

• <b>Michal Kollbek takes off-road cycling to new limits as he rides</b> <b>bike across famed White Line in Sedona, Arizona</b>• <b><br>The 30-year-old Polish daredevil was</b> …

Study reveals 1.8m people belong to sports clubs

<b>More than 1.8m people belong to sports clubs and almost three million sports competitions took place in England in 2014, according to a new study.</b><p>State of Play was commissioned to look at the impact 39 governing bodies have had in delivering sport in England.<p>It revealed that nine million people …

TT3D : Closer To The Edge official trailer

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10 Greatest Football Ads Ever Made

Considering how regularly football and theatrics combine, it should be of no surprise when the sport throws up some iconic advertisements.

Using GoPro First-Person Footage as a Writing Stimulus

I’ve been thinking and writing about Go-Pro cameras for a while now and wanted to share some ideas on here; even if just to make you aware how useful …

Winter in California: where to find snow in the state of sun

Famous for its sand and surf, California also has lofty mountains that become blanketed by snow in winter. Swoosh down Lake Tahoe’s Olympic-worthy ski runs, go ice-skating in Yosemite Valley, or strap on snowshoes to tramp through aromatic pine forests high above desert valleys. Check our top picks …

Trollstigen Road in Norway

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