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Higher Order Thinking Skills

This article provides a valuable resource for developing children’s higher order thinking skills in numeracy and mathematics:

Higher Order Thinking Skills in Numeracy and Mathematics… 125 more words

Spelling Practice

Practising spelling can be tedious – especially when 6 and 7 years old. In my classroom I give my students an opportunity to practise every day but each day they work on their words a little differently. 181 more words


Weary yet Content

I look at my board and see that 47 teaching days have passed since the beginning of the school year. And I am weary. Days have melted into weeks giving me a sense of a neverending string of days. 201 more words

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The Solo Taxonomy: A Chance To Explain What You Know

The Structure of Learning Outcomes

The SOLO taxonomy is not new. It was originally credited to Biggs and Collis in 1982. Its structure is clear and easy to understand for learners and teachers. 506 more words

Learning And Teaching

Homework to support and challenge!

Some brilliant ideas for numeracy homework to support and challenge your children!

Thank you to Carole Begg at Hillhead Primary School for these fantastic homework booklets: 198 more words

Numicon and the Highland Numeracy Progression!

Numicon is a fantastic resource for supporting all areas of the Highland Numeracy Progression. It can help to develop knowledge of number, patterns and subitising, as well as providing a great visual image for new concepts in strategy areas too! 210 more words