Here is the shortlist for the Textbook Mode competition. If you want to set any of these for your students, they can all be found in the Yacapaca Demonstrations area.
- Modelling (for Year 8 ICT)
Author: Jez Thompson at Alderman Peel High School
The text and the questions are embedded in a Zoho spreadsheet. Note you have to give it a minute or so to load.
- Sin Noticias de Gurb
Author: Lesley Abbiss at Presdales School
An extended comprehension (in Spanish) for this popular book.
- Copyright and Sharing
Author: John Dunthorne at Thomas Hepburn Community School
Internet safety resource. If you have not seen the video on Question 2 before, it is worth a look just for that.
- Inspirational Athletics
Author: Chris Knott at Harbour School
A first attempt at designing a cross-curricular scheme of work with a real-world learning objective that could be accessed in class or off-site. It has been designed with the needs of EBD boys in mind.
- Europe (from A2 Economics)
Author: Heidi Watkins at King Charles I School
A series of thought-starters to introduce European notions of capitalism.
- Au Café
Author: Katharine Wright at Colonel Frank Seely School
French vocabulary, grammar and consolidation around a theme of a restaurant.
- Romeo and Juliet introduction
Author: Mark Ricketts at St Luke’s CofE VA School
This is an introductory lesson which will lead to the pupils embedding a photostory presentation simulating a 60 Second Shakespeare play. During this lesson they will produce Excel spreadsheets to capture each student’s 60 second estimate.