Our 8e French classes experienced the old-time tradition of Christmas story- telling in a new way via a collaborative creative-writing exercise using their iPads. New 21st century skills such as creativity, communication and the use of information technology were learned throughout the work.
The increasing popularity of the internet, smart phones, games consoles and
television has meant that reading is in danger of becoming an outdated leisure activity among today’s youth. One of our biggest challenges as English teachers is getting students to read, and to foster a love of reading.