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Amazing Talking Wall at County Upper School!

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East of England

County Upper School in Bury St Edmunds has created an amazing Talking Wall. A cross-curricular triumph, between the languages department (led by Mike Snaith) and P Janssens of the Art Department, working with a group of students, it's a huge mural of a 'Paris Street' with QR codes next to key people with dialogues in French, recorded by their sixth formers. I've tried to reproduce it so you can get an idea of how it works see below for the fishmonger's - the QR codes on the wall have been replaced by the URLs so you can click straight on them for dialogues etc. That's about 1/6 of the total – although I'm trying to add the rest, bit by bit...

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