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Guest post: learning from "mock" presentations

Welcome to September! And, for those of you reading in North America, happy Labour Day Monday. Just in time for the new school year’s first week of merry bustle, you’ll find below a post by Charlotte Bell, a soon to be new PhD who has embarked on a remarkable first project: this year, rather than sticking to the relative safety of the ivory tower, she will be teaching in an underprivileged grammar school in Birmingham, learning first hand about the strengths and weaknesses of the UK’s education system at a time when it is undergoing profound change. 2,865 more words

Helping Students Grow

Common Core Learning Modules

We have gotten a lot of requests for the learning modules, matched to the Common Core and the Instructional Shifts, that were developed last summer. You can access them, if you have an Edmodo account, … 78 more words

Common Core

A look back at our year!

We made a video for the September new starters to show them all the fun things we’ve been doing in FS2 again this year!

We’re looking forward to next year!

News Reports

This week we have been using a digitext called Extreme Weather. We have found out a lot about droughts.

We worked in groups to create news reports linked to droughts – we had to show the effect on people, landscape, include a weather report and an outside broadcast. 24 more words

Literacy