This workshop concentrates on strategies to improve the teaching and learning of primary school children. The course will focus on both iPad supported learning and outstanding lessons without tablet technology. Details of some powerful apps to stretch and challenge will be demonstrated. Delegates will engage with some active learning techniques to improve primary aged student’s motivation and boost learning. This course is suitable for both NQT teachers and for teachers with decades of experience.
The course will describe how to plan, implement and embed outstanding lessons into your everyday teaching. The ideas are low on teacher preparation time but high on student progress. You will engage with a range of novel starters to inspire primary aged students. You will be exposed to numerous solutions to thinking skills, big picture learning and assessment. The course also includes Power Teaching, Independent Learning and fat map mysteries to promote deeper learning.
Key principles of outstanding lessons
High impact starters
Differentiation and independent learning
A toolkit of powerful apps
More strategies for your toolkit
Active learning methods
Enhance the teacher-student dialogue
Outstanding whole lesson strategies
The mystery pedagogy
Assessment for Learning with primary school students
“Very inspirational and passionate which made the trainer very easy to learn from. All of the ideas demonstrated and shared will be very valuable for our children.”Teacher , Town Farm Primary School