S2 & S5 – Maths Lesson

November 27, 2017 3:49 pm

On 2nd November I attended the maths tutorial, a day spent looking at Mastery Maths, how this looks in the classroom and where to source resources to support the planning and delivery of Maths. I was worried about this training because Maths is a weak area for me and I... View Article

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S8 – Parents Evening

November 27, 2017 3:43 pm

On Thursday 19th October I held my first parents evening with my mentor. Prior to the evening my mentor and I filled out target consultation sheets for each child within our class, these then gave us prompts to work from during the evening to ensure I was able to demonstrate... View Article

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S4 & S8- Planning and teaching effectively a range of lessons

November 27, 2017 3:38 pm

This reflection is based on my experiences over the week and the increase in my teaching time. After being away from my school for the last two weeks (PRU placement and half term) I was very glad to return, but I do feel it took me a little while to... View Article

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S2 Promote good progress and outcomes by pupils & S5 Adapt teaching to respond to the strengths and needs of all pupils.

November 9, 2017 2:45 pm

Training on Inclusion and Autism On 13.10.17 I had some valuable training around Inclusion and Autism. The training day was split into two halves, the first, on Inclusion and Special Educational Needs (SEN), whilst the second focussed on Autism. Both sessions were taken by extremely knowledgeable professionals who had many years... View Article

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Standard 4: Plan and teach well structured lessons & Standard 5: Diversity and special needs: meeting the needs of all pupils

November 7, 2017 3:14 pm

A lesson taught Prior to the activity taking place, I planned a lesson with the aim of helping children practice mark making skill, and then use these skills to write lowercase and uppercase ‘Aa’. I created a powerpoint which included sound effects for each different mark making slide. Next I... View Article

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Effective Classroom Practice (TS4 – Plan and teach well structured lessons).

November 6, 2017 10:51 am

During the week beginning 30.10.17 my timetable showed 2 ½ days teaching which I was slightly anxious about. However, my real test came on 2/11/17 when I was in class by myself for an entire day. This was due to my mentor being out of school due to her other... View Article

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