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Teach or Cheat

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Responding to dilemmas posed by league tables Ted Wragg directs teachers and managers using role play to provide solutions to challenging problems. Led by Professor Ted Wragg, our panel of educational experts explore...

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Springboard Maths

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A scheme designed to support KS2 children with numeracy problems We follow a teaching assistant at the Prince Albert School in Birmingham using a range of support methods with a small withdrawal group of Year 5 stude...

KS1/2 Drama – A Workshop with Cecily O’Neill

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An expert drama teacher offers practical tips for teachers Dr. Cecily O'Neill, an internationally-renowned expert on the use of drama in education, runs a workshop with Year 4 children, holds a discussion group with ...

Outward Bound

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A group of students experience a week of outdoor activities A mixed-age group from Rhodesway School in inner-city Bradford spends a week at the Outward Bound Centre at Ullswater in the Lake District. The Outward Bou...

Attendance and Punctuality: Carrots and Sticks

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Using the carrot and stick approach to improve attendance When Jill Hislop arrived at Haywood school in Nottingham as the new head teacher, attendance and punctuality were poor and many children felt school was not f...

Monitoring Early Progress

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Discover various assessment methods at three Early Years centres Clapham Manor Children's Centre understands the importance of assessing the children to ensure that they are developing and progressing to their full p...

Storytelling: Miserly Farmer

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A Punjabi story for KS1 creative writing and storytelling This Punjabi story offers the first couple of minutes of a traditional story performed with shadow puppets. The story sets up the basic plot, introduces the m...

Snack Bar

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Discussing the nutritional value of a fictional snack bar This video, linked to detailed science lesson plans for Key Stage 2, 3 and 4 science, sets the scene for a discussion about whether a fictional new snack bar ...

Evaporation and Condensation – Robinson Crusoe Makes Drinking Water

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KS2 science video: collect water by evaporation and condensation This short clip provides an imaginative context for investigating the purification of water, using evaporation and distillation. It is ideal for use as...

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KS1/2 Dance – Improving Dance in Your School

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Teachers at John Perry Primary School attend a dance workshop With national surveys showing that general levels of fitness and health amongst children are falling, schools are seeking ways to extend their provisi...

KS1/2 Music for Pupils – Three Songs

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Songs with different features and vocal exercises In a programme devised by primary music expert Helen Macgregor, presenter Renee Montemayor introduces simple vocal warm ups and three easy to learn classroom songs st...

KS2 Maths – Knitting

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Using knitting to teach maths When Jenni Stather organised a knitting workshop she quickly discovered that many children with English as an additional language come from traditions in which knitting and other handicr...

KS3 Design and Technology – The New Curriculum

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Portsmouth harbour inspires an interesting KS3 D&T lesson In a design and technology lesson inspired by freight ships and ferries at Portsmouth harbour, local pupils make and race model cargo boats designed by th...

KS3/4 Business Studies – Sales and Profit

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A simple game to help teach the business concepts of sales The rules of a simple business game that helps teach cost types, revenues, profit and price-setting are explained and demonstrated. Head of Business studies ...

KS3/4 Geography – Climate Change Time-Line

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Explore a futuristic approach to teaching climate change The more flexible geography curriculum will include subjects like climate change that are dynamic and relevant. The Geographical Association's Programme Direct...

KS3/4 Science – Demonstrating Physics: Electrostatics

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More tips on doing great physics experiments Investigate what to do if your Van der Graaf generator doesn't work in front of an expectant year 11 group and what happens if you put a light bulb in a microwave oven and...

Creativity

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Successful techniques for promoting creativity in the classroom How can you keep your class engaged and their learning on track? Nine teachers from schools across the UK talk about creativity, what is it and how they...

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Violence

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An insight into the effects of extreme bullying on one teenager Not every school will have experience of violent bullying, but this shocking account by a 15-year-old boy demonstrates how far bullying can go if left u...

Disability

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How differences in appearance can trigger bullying episodes Bullying can affect children at any age, but the transition from primary to secondary school is a particularly delicate one. Bullied is a series of assemb...

Appearance

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How differences in appearance can trigger bullying episodes Bullying can affect children at any age, but the transition from primary to secondary school is a particularly delicate one. Bullied is a series of assembl...

Homophobia

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A teenager shares his experience of homophobic bullying Bullying affects almost every school. Homophobic language is commonplace in schools across Britain. Bullied is a series of assembly starters for secondary and p...

Disability Equality – Dealing with Bullying

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Tackling the problem of pupils with disabilities being bullied Any pupil could be picked on by a bully but the chances of being targeted are much greater for those with disabilities. According to a survey conducted ...