Annotated Suggested Readings

Galloway, J., Merlin, J. and McTaggart, M. (2014) Learning with Mobile and Handheld Technologies. Abingdon: Routledge.

This book mixes technology and pedagogy to support the best use of tablets in and outside the classroom through case studies.


Hopkins, D. (2013) QR Codes in Education.

An e-book that simply explains what these ubiquitous square barcodes are, and how and why you might want to use them in your teaching in and outside the classroom.


Turvey, K., Potter, J., Allen, J. and Sharp, J. (2014) Primary Computing & ICT Knowledge, Understanding and Practice. Exeter: Learning Matters.

This comprehensive text on teaching primary ICT has been updated in line with the new computing curriculum.


Watts, A. (2013) Outdoor Learning through the Seasons. Abingdon: Routledge.

The four seasons and four elements provide the framing for this book on outdoor play and learning ideas for early years which links to the characteristics of effective learning and enabling environments.