How to be a brilliant private tutor  - Everything you need to know about setting up as a tutor

How to be a brilliant private tutor - Everything you need to know about setting up as a tutor

Have you ever considered working as a private tutor? Maybe you have specialist knowledge of a subject or skill, or prior teaching experience? If so, tutoring could be for you. the demand for private tutors across all subjects and age groups is growing. With the option of flexible working patterns and the opportunity to share enthusiasm for a subject you love, tutoring can be an appealing choice of career, or a source of extra income. This book offers a wealth of practical insights and strategies, including: How to set up as a private tutor Working for a tutoring agency Finding tutoring work Planning and preparing tutoring work Giving feedback Assessing students’ progress Working with students with additional learning needs Teaching study skills Teaching reading and writing skills across subjects Overcoming common difficulties This is the PDF format of the book. An e-book version for Kindle is also available on Amazon. Published by Crooked Steeple, 2018.
CrookedSteeple
Top 15 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview

Top 15 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview

Top 15 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview It’s a good bet that one or more of these questions will be asked of you during a teaching interview. It’s a good idea to prepare answers for these questions. For more information: www.TheBusyEducator.com
MarjanG
If She Only Knew Me

If She Only Knew Me

If She Only Knew Me was written from an at-risk child’s perspective. The book has sold more than one hundred thousand copies. I hope you will take the time to read it too!
Kidsfirstpublishing
Classroom Tools Mega Bundle

Classroom Tools Mega Bundle

All the classroom tools you need to manage your classes! From amendable AFL and Dirt Time materials to target setting, behaviour management and rewards, seating plans and laying down your classroom rules. All these classroom tools can be used in any subject and many are particularly useful for Tutor Time too. Loads more classroom tools and whole school materials at my shop: EC RESOURCES
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NPQSL COMBINED TASK AND SUPPORTING EVIDENCE

NPQSL COMBINED TASK AND SUPPORTING EVIDENCE

I completed my NPQSL in Nov 2017 and received some great feedback. I found it extremely hard to get started after the course face to face days and searched to find a sample to give me a few pointers. I hope to be able to do the same for others!
aligorry
End of term activities. Cool Colouring

End of term activities. Cool Colouring

Great fun at the end of term. Get kids colouring with these beautiful original designs. Also many children and adults suffer from stress and anxiety at times. An over busy brain makes it difficult to concentrate on tasks and the feelings associated with anxiety can cause distress and further anxiety. Recent research suggests that activities which focus the mind without being overly taxing can help break the cycle of worry and anxiety and can help calm the busy mind. One such activity is colouring. This resource provides 40 original hand drawn kaleidoscopic images. The repetitive nature of the patterns is intentional, encouraging the individual to settle into a calming routine. Drawings range in complexity, making it a suitable resource for all age groups, including adults. I hope that enjoyment and a sense of calm at the end of term can be found by using this resource.
StartEducation
TeacherS iDeA PaRtY > Guided Innovative Ideas for Co-Creating Curricula!

TeacherS iDeA PaRtY > Guided Innovative Ideas for Co-Creating Curricula!

Host a TeacherS iDeA PaRtY for your peers! Use this fun format to get new ideas, feedback or advice. Perfect for new teachers. Learn from others experiences and access their wisdom. Whether it’s to guide your teaching career, or gain expert advice, let this book help direct your aspirations. This proven brainstorming method is easy and quick to implement. Do it on your lunch break or during teacher in-service days! ~ Get new ideas for student activities ~ Improve your lessons and curricula ~ Get input on handling classroom behaviors ~ The possibilities for this party format are endless!
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Bloom’s Taxonomy: Posters & Key Ring Tags

Bloom’s Taxonomy: Posters & Key Ring Tags

As teachers and as people, we ask questions everyday. Not all questions are on the same level. Some questions are easy to answer where other questions may require a great deal of thinking. Bloom has provided us with his taxonomy to help us to compose questions on different levels of thinking. This taxonomy ranges from lower to higher levels of cognitive thinking. This resource includes: Detailed charts, both colored and black & white (use as handouts or posters) 2 Styles of single page handouts Key rings, laminate, hole punch at the top and put on a key ring for fast and easy access to questions
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AFL : AFL Template for Lessons

AFL : AFL Template for Lessons

AFL Template for Lessons AFL Pie Chart: An AFL activity sheet using a numeracy activity for use in all subject areas. Customisable to any topic. Based on a hierarchy activity. There are three differentiated sheets Higher, Mid and Lower. Check out our ‘How to drawer Graphs’ PPT for the instruction sheet on how to create Pie Charts as an instruction tool for pupils to go with this activity. Fact File Template: A template for pupils to use based on an organisation they are studying. Marking Codes Doodles: Here are 15 marking codes that will prove invaluable for you when marking your pupils’ digital work. Included in this bundle are the red, green and off white/grey codes. Simply drag the doodle into the document you are marking, right click the item and select the wrap text option, ensure that it is placed ‘In front of text’. You will be able to place this anywhere in the document with ease! Included in this resource is a PowerPoint with the explanation of the marking codes. Gone are the days when you have to print out pupils work and make short comments by hand! Reward Bingo: This resource is meant to be printed out onto A3 paper and displays in the classroom. This can be used as a reward for excellent work. We usually allow pupils to choose their own number and write their name in the space provided. Once the two sheets are full numbers are chosen at random and rewards are issued to the lucky winners. Teacher Feedback Sheet: For use when marking books as a summative feedback for pupils and parents. Think, Pair, Share: Template for pupils to work as individuals, pairs and groups on a task of your choosing. Random Name Generator: This is a fun way to ensure pupil participation in lessons. The PowerPoint is completely editable. It has space to up to 35 pupil names. Pupils names can be added to each slide and once in presentation mode, click anywhere on slide two and a name will be generated. N.B. the same pupil can be selected more than once on this presentation. Please visit and like our page: TeachElite Visit our TeachElite shop!
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Plenary iPAD (Assessment for Learning AFL)

Plenary iPAD (Assessment for Learning AFL)

Use this resource to test skills, knowledge and understanding of your pupils in a dynamic and high engaging way. This resource contains 17 highly engaging and active tasks to demonstrate progress in your lessons. Suitable for all key stages!
leepeachey
The Power of Yet Growth Mindset A3 Poster

The Power of Yet Growth Mindset A3 Poster

This A3 Power of Yet Poster is set to empower your students with their positive thinking. It is bright and colorful. I have included the file as both a PDF and a PNG depending on your printing requirements. If you would like the poster in a different size then simply shrink it with you printer settings or adjust the PNG file. I have not included a black and white version as it looks best in color.
Kiwilander
Interactive Challenge Wall Display

Interactive Challenge Wall Display

An interactive challenge wall in which students can select multi-purpose stretch, challenge and extension activities suitable for any class, any age, any subject, any time. Features more than 25 multi-purpose challenge tasks suitable for any lesson. Challenge tasks are categories into colour themes: red (to consider), green (to change), blue (to create) and grey (numeracy and literacy). Students visit the “choose you challenge” section, take a mini sticker task and away they go! Fully recommend for any teacher looking for an interactive display, highly praised by teachers, SLT and Ofsted inspectors. Check out my other exciting resources by clicking the link below https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-3-wise-monkeys-11892172 Featured resource: “The 3 Monkeys Challenge Activity” in which students play the role of the 3 wise monkeys who “see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil”.*
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The 3 Wise Monkeys

The 3 Wise Monkeys

This teaching toolkit technique called “the 3 wise monkeys” has been designed based on one of my favourite proverbs “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil”. The idea is that students take on the role of the 3 monkeys: Mizaru, who sees nothing; Kikazaru, who hears nothing; and Iwazaru, who speaks nothing. It aims to promote challenge, listening skills, student interaction and peer teaching. Comes with student template to be adapted to any subject and any topic and teacher instruction sheet.
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Whole School Literacy Improvement Pack

Whole School Literacy Improvement Pack

This Whole School Literacy Improvement Pack contains a mix of tools, quizzes, activities, lessons and CPD which can be implemented throughout the curriculum to help drive up your school’s literacy outcomes. It is perfect for helping Literacy Co-ordinators to implement their plans throughout the school, enabling them to reach students through a variety of subjects as well as tutor time. Everything is editable too. It contains: 7 hours worth of reading comprehension tasks on issues teens are interested in which are guaranteed to get them reading (gamers, cosmetic surgery and celebs, youtube-bloggers, virtual reality, tattoos and much more). An interactive literacy, spelling, punctuation and grammar quiz, with questions for all abilities of KS3 and KS4. A CPD session on engaging students and pushing your more able whizz-kids even further. A literacy-based peer assessment template which can be used in any literacy-based subject. Loads more resources for Whole School and PSHE available here:
EC_Resources
School Improvement & Development Tools -Teaching & Learning  - OFSTED Preparation Pack

School Improvement & Development Tools -Teaching & Learning - OFSTED Preparation Pack

This Bundle is a complete package of whole school policies, tools & resources to improve the quality of teaching & learning. included LEARNING WALK POLICY & FEEDBACK PROFORMA BOOK SCRUTINY TEMPLATE OFSTED INSPECTION QUESTIONS STUDENT CASE STUDY TEMPLATE & WRITING GUIDE ££ SAVE 30% by buying this TEACHING & LEARNING BUNDLE ££ I designed these resources to overhaul, co-ordinate & improve the quality of teaching & learning of an establishment to the OFSTED RATING of GOOD All resources can be adapted & branded to suit any school/teaching establishments. Great tools to embed a consistent routine to evaluate & develop teaching & learning on a whole school/departmental scale When inspected by OFSTED in FEB 2018, Teaching & Learning was judged GOOD and this MONITORING system was praised by Inspectors as being “FLEXIBLE & CREATIVE”
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Accelerated Education Lesson Ideas for Sierra Leone

Accelerated Education Lesson Ideas for Sierra Leone

These Literacy and Numeracy plans have been created by UK teachers for teachers in Sierra Leone. They were put together as part of a TeachMeet organised by tes and Save the Children. They are being used by teachers in Sierra Leone as part of a Teacher Professional Development course. The lesson plans demonstrate many of the features of a good lesson which are explored in the TPD course. There are aspects of creativity, interaction, questioning skills, local resource use, and differentiation ideas. This document was created for training purposes. It does not necessarily represent Save the Children’s official position.
SavetheChildrenUK
A Level Art Support

A Level Art Support

All our top selling A Level ART support resources in one place. Support documents for students and teachers to help students meet, and hopefully exceed their targets.
StartEducation
PSHE Activities for KS3

PSHE Activities for KS3

Preparation free PSHE activities for Key Stage 3 students. Includes resources relating to drugs, friendship, body image, character, food and diet. Also includes a series of motivational posters.
StartEducation
Inquiry Cycle Model Teacher Guide

Inquiry Cycle Model Teacher Guide

Booklet created to guide teachers through the inquiry cycle model. This includes guidance notes, example learning engagement sheets that can be copied directly for classes or used as inspiration. Digital tools to enhance each stage of inquiry also recommended throughout. Initially created for Primary aged students but can certainly be used through Secondary and beyond. Got a super curious and inquisitive class but need ideas on how to make their wonderings have lasting impact? This resource is for you!
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Developing Spontaneous Speech in MFL lessons- DIY course

Developing Spontaneous Speech in MFL lessons- DIY course

**This training is aimed at middle leaders or curriculum leaders who are looking for effective strategies to develop spontaneous language in MFL lessons and wish to implement the New MFL curriculum framework successfully. ** The course is divided in 5 parts that can be delivered as a one-off training (e.g. training day) or in individual sections (e.g. team meetings) Part 1 Exploring communication skills: opportunities to review and discuss own practice. **Part 2 Research and principles: **familiarise with communication and language acquisition methods and theories. **Part 3 Obstacles and solutions: **identify the roots causes of limited spontaneous communication and work out solutions. Part 4 Strategies: familiarise with a range of concrete classroom activities and strategies Part 5 Planning for the future: activities to ensure concrete and durable outcomes. This course is a DIY course which in a nutshell means: • One person (E.g. Head of Department, Curriculum Leader, etc.) familiarises with the course content and materials. • That same person delivers the course to others (E.g. team members), in the process s/he acquires skills as a trainer and gets the option to be rewarded with a validation certificate should s/he want to complete and submit the validation form at the end. Advantages of a DIY course: • Professional development happens at different levels, for different purposes. • It is more cost effective than traditional courses. • It prevents the headache of booking a course and is time effective. • With its flexible format, it can be delivered at any time, as a one-off course or in sections. Each part of the course contains a PowerPoint presentation, trainer guidance and handouts. Also provided are, the validation form and additional templates.
GaelleLH
Effective Transition in EYFS and beyond

Effective Transition in EYFS and beyond

This bundle includes a presentation on effective transition which can be shared with staff or parents. As part of our transition programme we question the children on their interests and concerns about moving settings. I have included this in the bundle. There is also a whole setting transition planner to remind all parties about their role in supporting children in their transitions.
henri17780
Evaluation of L2 coursebooks

Evaluation of L2 coursebooks

In this workbook, you will find two frameworks based on SLA research to evaluate second language coursebooks. You can choose one framework and follow the steps to decide if a coursebook is the best fit for your class.
MariangelC
Evaluation of L2 coursebooks

Evaluation of L2 coursebooks

In this workbook, you will find two frameworks based on ELT research to evaluate second language coursebooks. You can choose one framework and follow the steps to decide if a coursebook is the best fit for your class.
MariangelC
MFL Department Vision...

MFL Department Vision...

As a Head of Department I was asked a few years ago by my school to come up with a vision for my MFL Department which would go at the bottom of all my emails etc. Feel free to use and adapt if needed.
armyjames01
Montessori Math Numeration 1-10 Training Manual

Montessori Math Numeration 1-10 Training Manual

Math starts with numeration from the numbers 1-10. Through hands-on,didactic materials they build on the foundation of numerals to learn about the decimal system, numbers to 100, and the four operations. For each of the materials and presentations in this manual, you will get: Purpose Direct Aims Indirect Aims Points of Consciousness Control of Error Age Range Illustrations and photographs Tips and Extension Activities Connection to BC Curriculum This manual covers the following Montessori Numeration materials and presentations: Presenting mathematics activities Number Rods and Number Cards Sandpaper Numbers Spindles and Spindle Boxes Concept of Zero Game Cards and Counters Memory Game Short Bead Stair Snake Game CONNECTION TO BC CURRICULUM FOR MATH! The manual also includes a unique element that will be of interest for Canadian and American educators, especially British Columbians! Each presentation and game is followed by a detailed chart and the end of the manual has a large table that illustrates the connection of the Montessori lessons to the newly revised BC Curriculum, including: Core Competency Connections Curricular Competency Connections BC Content Descriptions Big Ideas Connections
sarahandgeoffrey
Early Years Literature

Early Years Literature

A range of early years articles and research focusing on pedagogy in early years within subjects. It includes some great case studies which can encourage your own personal development and subject knowledge. I've also included a power point I had to create for this module during my teacher training.
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Early Years Presentation

Early Years Presentation

A presentation I created about early years practice,focusing on dialogue and including an observational study. Great to help you understand early years pedagogy, key terms and inform your own research.
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Early Years Research

Early Years Research

A series of research articles all about pedagogy in the early years. Great to inform essays or your own development as a practitioner.
frazert2
Subject Self Assessment

Subject Self Assessment

A series of tables with learning intentions for core subjects with a thumb scale. Children colour in or circle the thumb which relfects how they think they did on the subject. Includes blanks tables for you to add lesson specific targets, great for lesson observations. With y2 and up I have used these as my success criteria,giving the children a blank table and they hand write the criteria from the board. At the end of the lesson the quickly self assess it.
frazert2
They Walk Amongst Us

They Walk Amongst Us

After the horrific events in Parkland Florida I am encouraging everyone to download this FREE resource that explains why we have to take a tougher stance when disciplining children and stop soft peddling when it comes down to consequences. Political correctness needs to be looked at closely in relationship to students and adults who because of their digital footprint have proven that they are a danger to society.
JamesHBurns
AI, gamified and flipped classroom in Finland

AI, gamified and flipped classroom in Finland

Finland’s new national curriculum emphasizes the use of technology and group work. Games can offer an interactive and exciting content to learners and promote co-operation in learning. Pedagogy, a digital game and videos supported the collaborative learning in the classroom and the whole school. Instead of using a book, pupils were playing a mathematics learning game. Join me in the conversation and help me create meaningful MOOC content. Tweet your thoughts and ideas @pirre74
pipsa37
NQT : Newly Qualified Teacher : NQT / RQT Toolkit

NQT : Newly Qualified Teacher : NQT / RQT Toolkit

Newly Qualified Teacher : NQT / RQT Toolkit Be prepared for anything with this fantastic selection of some of our best selling resource. This is perfect for any Newly Qualified Teacher Or Recently Qualified Teacher. There is something for every subject and every occasion in this pack. We hope that you enjoy this resource! If you review this resource we will give you another resource of the same value for FREE. We would love your feedback, if you like what you see, please follow us: on Tes TeachElite's Shop click the'Follow this Author button' . We will keep you updated on any sales we throw or FREEBIES we upload. You can find us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeachEliteRE and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TeachElite/
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Danielson Evaluation Framework Reference Guide with Key Components

Danielson Evaluation Framework Reference Guide with Key Components

Check out this simple and color-coded graphic organizer for Danielson's Evaluation rubric. Breaking down the four major components into its various components, this guide simplifies the rhetoric and expectations for each possible rubric components. This serves as a great reminder, reference, and support tool as you navigate the rubric, its language and its expectations.
myeducationalhotspot
Blooms Taxonomy Question Stems Reference Guide

Blooms Taxonomy Question Stems Reference Guide

Check out this simple and color-coded guide to constructing really great questions that promote critical thinking. Organized into six sections with a multitude of stems to get your questions rolling, this reference sheet will take your questioning to the next level. But promoting deeper thinking questions, you will be able to scaffold more easily, differentiate smoothly and meet the needs of your students while holding them all accountable. This reference guide is provided for you in both color and gray-scale.
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