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A Week of Storytelling

Storytelling. ‘The social and cultural activity of sharing stories, often with improvisation, theatrics, or embellishment.’

Since sitting in an English seminar at University, I have always been inspired by the art of story telling. 713 more words

Formative Assessment (staff meeting) TS2a TS6b TS6d

TS2a be accountable for pupils’ attainment, progress and outcomes
TS6b make use of formative and summative assessment to secure pupils’ progress
TS6d give pupils regular feedback, both orally and through accurate marking, and encourage pupils to respond to the feedback… 451 more words

Teacher Standards

Teacher Standard 1b – Set goals that stretch and challenge pupils of all backgrounds, abilities and dispositions.

Teacher Standard 2b – Be aware of pupils’ capabilities and their prior knowledge, and plan teaching to build on these. 256 more words

Teacher Standards


It is an opportunity to expand and improve your teaching

  • Immersion-  put children in a classroom that has full English speakers 
  • Bilingualism – the child is taught in their home language and withdrawn from a classroom.
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Harry Potter Wizardry Maths

During my final practice, I taught a week of Maths with a focus on Data Handling. I wanted something that would completely capture the imaginations… 260 more words

Peer-assessment discussion cards

These discussion cards were a fabulous way for the children to peer assess each others work. These cards encourage children to engage in conversation about their work rather than just providing ticks, crosses or written feedback. 222 more words

'Ask Me' lanyards

During my final placement, I created ‘Ask Me’ lanyards for the boys in my class (it was an all boys school!). The lanyards encouraged the boys to take responsibility for their own learning and work together to solve problems. 213 more words