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Telling Stories

In nursery we love to make up our own stories. Sometimes we use objects to help us think of a story, sometimes we change a story we already know or sometimes we use pictures to help us. 346 more words

Children's Interests

"Little Ears:" The 2016 Election Results

Never do I recall teachers calming frightened students after an election. But that is what happened all day today in many, many schools.

Teachers reassured students from all kinds of families—some immigrants, some children of immigrants, their friends, their classmates, all while handling their own shock. 187 more words

Parents And Children

Week 6: Speaking and Listening

While our schools were on half term, we went back to university to catch up and reflect on our experiences as trainee teachers so far. One of the topics we discussed was Speaking and Listening (SAL) and its place in schools. 464 more words

Colonel Tim Collins' pre-Iraq invasion speech: to teach or not to teach?

One of our sessions today was taught by a teaching fellow at my university and centred on formal spoken language and the use of speeches… 914 more words

Aristotelian Rhetorical Triangle

Getting Changed for PE

Today was a very special day in Onyx class, we got changed for PE for the very first time. A huge thank you to all the parents/ carers who sent PE kits to school, nearly everybody had a PE kit.  243 more words


Speaking and Listening - inspiration!

Here is some inspiration for your speaking and listening assessment. Which techniques do these speakers use? How could you adapt these for your own speech? 89 more words

Action Stations Term 3

Check out our Action Stations for Term 3.  We’d love you to come and visit sometime during Action Stations : Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday each week from 9.00am-11.00am. 29 more words