Do you want to challenge your students effectively throughout KS3 and KS4, and prepare them to achieve the highest possible grades/marks?
Do you want to prevent your brightest students becoming bored or frustrated? (Something that should never happen in English)
Has your department been asked to focus on stretching the potentially high achievers?
This course demonstrates how specific approaches and strategies can be used in the classroom with minimum preparation but with maximum effect on our students’ learning. Transform your students’ experience in your classroom today and watch as they reap the benefits and improve exam results!
Identifying these pupils correctly
Understanding their needs and what really works with them
Challenging lessons that lead to deeper understanding
Maximum engagement – all of the time
Understanding what Examiners want
Poetry – a closer analysis of the writer’s skill
Fiction texts – a different approach to deepen understanding
Putting exam skills into practice
Thinking for themselves and taking responsibility for their learning
Asking the “What if…? Question to explore character
Risk-taking and not relying on spoon-feeding
Making sure high challenge lessons are the norm.
“An absolutely superb course. The trainer, Pamela, was welcoming, gave us fantastic guidance and encouraged us to share without pressure. The content was brilliant, providing active strategies and tasks rather than mere verbal guidance.”Teacher , Clarendon Academy
“The best course I have ever been on. The materials were very useful. The course leader was brilliant, approachable and amusing. I can actually go back to school with a lot of useful and usable ideas and resources.”Teacher , Brunts Academy