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16 June - 22 June 2018

Writing Prompts with Pobble 365

Pobble 365 is a powerful teaching resource that uses pictures as writing prompts. Each picture has different writing challenges to choose from. Some pictures have philosophical questions attached. These questions can be used to encourage students to practise their speaking and listening skills.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 3. Writing

Strand unit: 09. Engage in Writing Process (Personally)

Suggestions for use: Ideal for a quick ten-minute warm up.

Strand: 1. Oral Language

Strand unit: 02. Engage Actively & Responsively in Class

Suggestions for use: Ideal for a quick ten-minute warm up.

English & Communication

Strand: Module 1 - Communications & Working World

Strand unit: 2. Oral Communication & Listening Skills

Suggestions for use: Ideal for a quick ten-minute warm up.


Strand: Communicating & Literacy

Strand unit: 1. Speaking&Listening for Variety of Purposes

Suggestions for use: Ideal for a quick ten-minute warm up.


Strand: Useful Websites

Strand: Useful Websites

Writing Prompts with Pobble 365 image

Why is it Resource of the Week?

  1. Pobble 365 displays a different picture each day with lesson ideas.
  2. Pictures shown inspire pupils and can used as writing prompts.
  3. The pictures displayed can used to encourage pupils to practice their listening and oral language skills.
  4. Images can be downloaded and used at a later date.
  5. Pobble 365 works across multiple platforms and devices.
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