June 2020 Newsletter


 

NEW VIRTUAL SCHOOLING WITH SAM LEARNING 

June Newsletter


In This Edition:

  • BBC Bitesize Daily
  • NEW: Drop-down Question Type in Activity Builder
  • Supporting your SEN Learners with e-Learning Webinar
  • Content News and New Activities
  • Share Rewards

BBC Bitesize Daily – monitor completion of SAM Learning activities

SAM Learning has been chosen to partner BBC Bitesize Daily, the national COVID-19 initiative described by BBC director general Tony Hall as ‘the biggest education effort the BBC has ever undertaken’.
Please advise learners to LOG IN to SAM Learning first, so their work can be tracked and monitored by your school.
Click here for the link to activities

NEW: Drop-down Question Type in Activity Builder

The drop-down question type is now available for teachers to start using when building their own activities on SAM Learning. 

Click here for instructions

Supporting your SEN Learners with e-Learning Webinar
A huge thank you to all who attended our Supporting your SEN Learners, with E-Learning Webinar, including guest speakers Martin Whitaker from Lincoln Christ’s Hospital School and Kate Bayman from Eden Park High School.
Not to worry if you could not make the discussion on effective support for SEN learners, you can catch up below.

Content News and New Activities

  • Exam Essentials: Topics 5 and 6 for GCSE AQA Chemistry
  • Share+: 16 new activities in German, Geography and PE
  • Share News: 757 activities were published by teachers in May

Share Rewards

Targeted Activities

Every two weeks, we publish a list of three target topics. One winning activity from each topic will receive a £10 Amazon voucher.
Specific subjects here 

Activity Bundles

Activity Bundles are collections of 5 to 10 activities that could be set together as tasks to support learners. Teachers can submit four bundles at a time and (if they meet our criteria) we will send you a £20 Amazon voucher.
Find out more here