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KS3 History – Walter Tull – Race, Football and Black Britain 1909

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Historical context is used to teach about continuity and change Walter Tull, black WW1 officer and First Division footballer, is engaging subject matter for Dan Lyndon's Year 9s to explore racism in both 1909 and the...

KS2 English for Pupils – Three Kinds of Writing

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This programme illustrates three different forms of writing Three forms of writing are visually illustrated in this programme. Each section is designed for use as a stand-alone resource for the classroom. In the Per...

KS1/2 English – Reading Recovery: A Whole School Approach

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Improving primary literacy through a Reading Recovery Programme Seven years ago Guildford Grove Primary was struggling; today they feel that the co-ordinated approach to literacy that has been born out of the RRP has...

KS1/2 English – Reading Recovery: One-to-One

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Two primary schools use one-to-one sessions to improve literacy Reading Recovery is an early years intervention reading programme made up of intensive one-to-one sessions that run daily for up to twenty weeks and hel...

KS1/2 English – A Good Read – Varjak Paw

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Author SF Said discusses his work with Year 4 pupils from Croydon 'Varjak Paw' won the Smarties Prize Gold Award; but what makes it such a good book? The author, SF Said, spends an afternoon with Year 4 teacher Carl ...

KS1/2 English – A Good Read – Man on the Moon

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A Year 2 group fall for the picture book Man on the Moon What is it that 'clicks' when a book really works in the literacy classroom? A demanding Year 2 group is won over by the picture book 'Man on the Moon'. Teache...

KS1/2 English – Experiments with Language

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How a new form of the classic game Hangman can benefit pupils Two groups of primary school children test out Developing Tray, a sophisticated hangman game which encourages thinking skills whilst reading and analysing...

KS1/2 English – Learning with Charlie

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How will one lively six-year-old respond to a literacy class? Charlie B is a lively child, not academic but not so lacking in ability he warrants special support. Like many boys studying literacy at primary school le...

KS1/2 English – Synthetic Phonics: Brooklands School

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A look at Brooklands School's systematic teaching of phonics In April 2005, Ofsted judged that the pupils at Brooklands School in Greenwich had made 'outstanding progress' in English. The school attributes much of th...

KS1/2 English – Synthetic Phonics: Marner School

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A look at Marner Primary School's approach at teaching phonics Over 90% of the children at Marner Primary school in Tower Hamlets (the majority of whom are Bangladeshi) are learning English as an additional language....

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