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Gemma Dean

Visual supports in Clicker

July 28th, 2021
by Gemma Dean

We're often asked by schools how they can incorporate visuals in Clicker to support their learners. Children with a range of needs can benefit from using visuals. Here are some of the different ways you can use visuals in Clicker.

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Gemma Dean

Resource ideas – Macbeth

June 23rd, 2021
by Gemma Dean

A customer recently contacted me asking about Clicker resources that they could use with children studying Shakespeare. We have lots of resources on the topic of Macbeth and it’s easy to create even more...

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Joe Owen

Time-saving training resources

June 9th, 2021
by Joe Owen

A summary of our time-saving training resources which will enable you and your staff to become confident Clicker users.

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Gemma Dean

Exploring senses with Clicker

May 12th, 2021
by Gemma Dean

While researching for webinars and training sessions, I came across an article on the benefits of using different senses to aid vocabulary development and how this can be beneficial for younger learners and English language learners. While reading the article, I was inspired by all the ways Clicker could be used to support this.

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Gemma Dean

Resource ideas - dinosaurs

March 31st, 2021
by Gemma Dean

Recently when preparing a training session with a school, they passed me some dinosaur-themed resources that I could use as the basis for accompanying Clicker activities.

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Gemma Dean

Space project – resource ideas

February 24th, 2021
by Gemma Dean

Recently a teacher contacted us asking if we had any suggestions for supporting children working on a project on space. I thought this was a really great activity and I enjoyed putting together resources on the topic. Here are some ideas that might be helpful for others.

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Gemma Dean

Clicker and Talk for Writing

January 20th, 2021
by Gemma Dean

Recently we were asked about using Clicker alongside Talk for Writing in our Clicker Community Facebook group. I answered with some suggestions, but I felt it was such a good topic it would be beneficial to write up some ideas in more detail for each stage of the Talk for Writing approach.

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Gemma Dean

Some recent online discussions explored how to make creative writing exercises more accessible for children with literacy difficulties. Here are some examples I came up with of how you could use different Clicker Sets to support children.

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Alex Willcox

Our free Clicker webinars are filling up fast – book your spot soon!

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Gemma Dean

Training webinars

September 23rd, 2020
by Gemma Dean

The training webinars for the fall semester are now open for registrations!

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Gemma Dean

Literacy and inclusion expert Jules Daulby recently joined Katie for a fantastic webinar to discuss the growing importance of blended learning and how Clicker can help make blended learning easier.

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Gemma Dean

Get started using Clicker!

March 18th, 2020
by Gemma Dean

Our training guides give you loads of tips to help you get the most out of Clicker 8 and Clicker Writer. But if you want to get going sooner, then here are some handy first steps to help you get started using Clicker!

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Gemma Dean

Check out the recording of our 'What's new in Clicker 8?' webinar!