Discussion in Primary Schools

What form of education is the best? The old type which you were told to do a particular subject in silence, or the new scheme which encourages pupils to talk amongst themselves? Children… Continue reading

To ask questions or not to ask questions?

I have experienced two completly different classrooms – both in a year 3 classroom. One allowed to move more freely around the classroom, and ask questions. They knew the routine and seemed to… Continue reading

Literacy and ICT

My literacy task will be on learning about animals in a class of around thirty children in a lower key stage two class. If they haven’t studied minibeasts before, they need to provide… Continue reading

Animation project for a year 5 class.

Lesson/Activity Plan Proforma (BEd Year 1 School Based Work)   What do you want the children to learn? –          Develop their knowledge of a Indian folk/faith story –          Develop their ICT skills –… Continue reading

Primary Teaching.

I have been really inspired by my first few weeks of being a trainee teaching. The lectures have got me to do some further reading, and I have got some great idea from… Continue reading

My first Lesson plan

Completed my first Lesson plan for ICT would be great to have some feedback on it! Challenge 5 – Design a simple activity for use with either a floor robot or screen turtle… Continue reading

My first blog post!

I’m a trainee teacher at Plymouth University and specalise in ICT. Its been an amazing experience so far, even though I havent experienced all of university life because I still live at home with… Continue reading

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start… Continue reading