Why is literacy important?

What is literacy? Literacy is the ability to read, view, write, design, speak and listen in a way that allows you to communicate effectively. The power of literacy lies not just in the ability to read and write, but rather in a person's capacity to apply these skills to effectively connect,  interpret and discern the intricacies [...]

By |August 17th, 2014|3 Comments

Free classroom punctuation and grammar posters

Correct punctuation and the use of good grammar is fundamental to comprehensive written and spoken communication. "The writer who neglects punctuation, or mispunctuates, is liable to be misunderstood. … For the want of merely a comma, it often occurs that an axiom appears a paradox, or that a sarcasm is converted into a sermonoid."  ~ (Edgar Allan [...]

By |July 16th, 2014|0 Comments

Spellodrome features especially for Teachers

Proudly created by educators, Spellodrome is fully curriculum aligned. Teachers often explain their challenges when dealing with a class of students who are of varying levels of spelling competency.  We have a number of different features and functions within Spellodrome that will make tasks, homework and test setting easier and customisable, with clear progress reports [...]

By |July 11th, 2014|0 Comments

Empowering independent learning with interactives

Designed by educators, Spellodrome uses the ‘play and practice’ mantra as the vehicle to engage and encourage students to enjoy and improve their spelling skills. With integrated games like “Find-A-Word”, students are able to consolidate their learning in a fun and creative way, whilst ensuring they know their assigned “Word Lists” back-to-front! These fun and [...]

By |July 11th, 2014|0 Comments

Word List Activities… meet Cyclobot from Spellodrome.

Spelling is integral to effective literacy skills.  Spellodrome has a number of engaging tools and programs to assist students with developing their spelling skills. Teachers can either create customised word lists for their class, or they can use the ready-made Spellodrome recommended word lists for setting homework.  The “My Word Lists” element of Spellodrome allows both students [...]

By |July 11th, 2014|2 Comments

Spellodrome is now National Curriculum for England ready!

Spellodrome now includes word lists by year group that are fully aligned to the 2014 National Curriculum for England.   Find a host of grammar, punctuation and spelling resources in printable Spellodrome workbooks. Assign diagnostic tests to assess spelling skills and use reports to target weaknesses. Sample Test   The Complete Diagnostic Test Series Created [...]

By |February 15th, 2014|0 Comments

Help us to create a standardised spelling test for Spellodrome!

The Literacy team at 3P Learning is working to develop a new spelling test to establish a standardised spelling age across the UK.  More than 2 million students from over 4000 primary and secondary schools from our community have been invited to take part in helping us create the most relevant and accurate test available.   [...]

By |November 1st, 2013|0 Comments