Today. Tuesday 24 August 2021, is readilearn’s fifth birthday. Thank you for joining our journey.
A birthday gift for you
To help us celebrate, we have a readilearn birthday gift for you.
For the next ten days, until Friday 3 September 2021, two of our birthday resources are available to you, absolutely free.
Happy Birthday — an interactive resource to personalise (usually $2)
The Birthday Bundle includes 8 birthday-themed printable resources in one easy-to-download bundle (usually $2.50, or $8.50 if purchased individually)
These resources include:
Continue reading: Happy 5th Birthday, readilearn! – readilearn
On Monday 24 August, readilearn will be four years old, and what an amazing four years it has been — one day, one week, one month, one year at a time. We haven’t been without our hiccups, but we haven’t been without our successes either. I express my sincere gratitude to everyone of you who has supported me along the way. Rest assured, the journey is not over yet.
About Norah, founder of readilearn
For those who don’t know, below are #12 things about me that preceded and contributed to the establishment of readilearn, a collection of teaching resources to support teachers of the first three years of school.
- Education is my life, my passion, especially literacy development and the education of young children.
- I decided at age 10 that I wanted to be a teacher. That desire has never waned.
- When I left school, I went straight into teachers’ college, and from there back into the classroom, but on the other side of the teacher’s desk.
- I wasn’t always happy with everything that was expected of me as a classroom teacher and read widely about education and alternatives to schooling.
- I undertook further study into language and literacy development.
Continue reading: It’s readilearn’s fourth birthday – readilearn
How do you celebrate birthdays in your early childhood classroom? Suggestions from readilearn help you make a birthday a special event in your classroom.
I’m excited! Today, 24 August 2018, marks readilearn’s second birthday. How quickly those years have passed and how the collection has grown in that time.
When I started out with the goal of reducing teachers’ workloads by preparing lessons ready for them to teach, I made a commitment to upload new resources regularly, write a weekly blog post focusing on topics of interest to early childhood teachers, including suggestions for teaching, and publish a newsletter on the last day of each month.
I am proud to say that I have fulfilled that commitment. With more than two hundred resources added to the collection since the launch, that’s an addition of an average of two new resources each week. More than forty resources in the collection are interactive lessons for teachers to teach on the interactive whiteboard, exceeding the ten percent minimum I set as a target.
Continue reading: readilearn: teaching resources for celebrating birthdays in the early childhood classroom