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[United Kingdom] Writer Interviews

Collection of video resources on British children’s authors: Anthony Browne, Michael Morpurgo, Quentin Blake, Jacqueline Wilson, Roald Dahl, Raymond Briggs. Gives children the opportunity to listen and see famous children’s books authors and hear them talk about what inspires them. You may need to log in first, but it is free. Link to the website. Contributor: Margarida Morgado, IPCB Castelo…

[United Kingdom] Flooding – Information Book (Reading Level B)

Topic explanation book online based on the problems of flooding. Simple explanation. Fact book. Relates to geography: information on flood. One of a set of TESiboard ( http://tesiboard.co.uk ) interactive books (and associated Work Cards) on Water Vulnerability. You may need to log in, but log in is free. Themes: Problems of flooding, possible solutions. Photo-illustrated book. Includes worksheet.  …

[United Kingdom] Drought – Information Book (Reading Level B)

A simple, read-alone, topic explanation book based on the problems of drought. Relates to geography: information on drought. One of a set of TESiboard ( http://tesiboard.co.uk ) interactive books (and associated Work Cards) on Water Vulnerability. You may need to log in, but log in is free. Themes: Problems of drought, possible solutions. Photo-illustrated book. Worksheet associated to it.  …

[United Kingdom] Character Detectives

A teacher describes how she promotes the notion of characterization through a box with different kind of characters and artefacts. The children act detective roles and have to build up the character. Helpful for literacy and characterization. The viewer can see the teacher and the children in class. The box and artefacts can be easily done by any teacher or…

[Poland] Raindrop – water is adventure

An educational cartoon with audio, presenting all the interesting aspects of water cycle, clouds, different weather and natural phenomena connected with water. The film was made by the producer Carlos Roca and Motion Piture Distribution.