TS5: Staff meeting – EAL

March 26, 2019 2:35 pm

During a recent staff meeting on my second school placement, I learnt more about how to support EAL children within my class and within a whole school approach. There were many strategies discussed within this training. Speaking to children first or asking other children in groups to speak to children... View Article

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TS5: Supporting EAL Learners

March 26, 2019 2:18 pm

I am currently on my Second School Placement. My second school uses a visual representation of the things the children should use in their writing. This is a good tool for all children not just EAL children, as it allows the children to independently see the things that they need... View Article

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TS2 & TS6: Assessment in EYFS

March 26, 2019 2:04 pm

One of my targets to achieve whilst on my second school placement is to understand how to assess in the early years, as I know that it is a much different process than that in Year 2 where there are books to assess work (TS6: know and understand how to... View Article

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TS6: Assessment

March 8, 2019 4:34 pm

There are a range of statutory assessments both in primary and secondary schools that aim to help support children so that they leave primary school with the best footing possible. These assessments are put in place in order for teachers to raise their standards as well as giving children the... View Article

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TS2, TS4 & TS5: Cognitive Load Theory

February 15, 2019 2:25 pm

On 7/2/19, the Adult Initiated task for the children to complete was based on the concept of one more and one less. After having the task modelled on the carpet, they were given a differentiated worksheet based on my prior knowledge of their progress in maths with a number line... View Article

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TS6: Summative Assessment

February 15, 2019 2:17 pm

We recently had summative assessment training. The role of the Teaching Standards Agency: The teaching standards agency create the documents focused on education from the foundation stage to KS2 (such as the National Curriculum). They also provide information for schools about teacher assessment frameworks, reporting and how to moderate. The... View Article

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