Some good literacy websites...

shakeupschool a Christchurch school's wikispace
snappy words
study ladder
spelling city
into the book
wordle

Screen_shot_2011-09-08_at_3.08.16_PM.png











and the blog that it is on ... http://slav.global2.vic.edu.au/2011/04/04/55-interesting-ways-to-support-writing-in-the-classroom/

Ken Robinson's latest video from YouTube
In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish.