Social media websites have revolutionised how we interact in the 21st century. In turn, they have also given rise to a more lax approach to spelling and grammar. ‘Text-speak’ can now be found across the internet – and it threatens to affect how pupils perform in English too.
However, many schools are discovering that blogging can be used to develop children’s English skills. Writing a blog about something meaningful, and that they’re interested in, will inspire them to write more, and write better.
But there are other benefits too. So, with blogging a key feature of Learner Journey, we’ve listed five