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CAREERS PACKAGE - AUTUMN TERM YEAR 7

CAREERS PACKAGE - AUTUMN TERM YEAR 7

This is a series of careers lessons. They are delivered in tutor time during the Autumn term. They are not aimed at directing students to specific careers but about target and goal setting, understanding where they are and how to develop. The first lesson kicks off with the power of first impressions and the importance of manners. There is a lesson descriptor for display in the tutor room. All lessons are power point presentations. The aim is to motivate and build confidence and independence on their way to the paid world of work. This is part of a series of packages delivered throughout the year.
johncgoodyear
Understanding who you are and how you communicate

Understanding who you are and how you communicate

As part of a PSHCE or SEND SOW this lesson(s) can be used to explore the different ways individuals learn, what the best way to learn is for them and also how communication can impact on themselves and others positively and negatively. This is a mini SOW that can take up to 3 lessons depending on your learners. The language and time taken can be adapted to fit the needs of all learners, I currently use this with a SEND group and talk them through the activities. This was originally designed to provide students who were struggling with social, emotional skills to develop self awareness and understanding which in turn would improve their ability to access learning in the classroom.
missholmes1980
Teacher Personal Statement Template

Teacher Personal Statement Template

This is a template which gives you the core elements of a teaching personal statement. It is focused mainly around PE and Sport but has elements which would be useful for all subjects. It gives you the key elements you should be talking about in a cover letter/personal statement and it allows room for you to add your own experiences and abilities.
chloeausten
NEC Study Skills Guides: Understanding and answering exam questions

NEC Study Skills Guides: Understanding and answering exam questions

This free guide to understanding and answering exam questions includes practical activities and advice to help KS5 students develop the habits of effective, independent study. It is suitable for use with a group of students, or for students to work through by themselves to help them think through whether university is for them. Studying at uni or college can be different to how A level students are used to studying at school or college. Working in partnership with university admissions service UCAS, distance learning provider and education charity the National Extension College has developed a series of study skills guides to help students get a head start when they arrive at uni so they successfully make the transition to higher education. When students reach the end of this guide, they will know why doing well in exams is down to good management and not good luck; understand the importance of planning their time in an exam to maximise their chance of getting good marks; be able to analyse the verbs and concepts in exam questions so they understand exactly what they are being asked to do; and be able to plan an answer to an exam question using the advocate and jury methods. Other guides in the series: How to present an argument, Academic essay writing, Time management, and Proofing and editing your work.
underwoodworks
NEC Study Skills Guides: How to present an argument

NEC Study Skills Guides: How to present an argument

This free guide to how to present an argument includes practical activities and advice to help KS5 students develop the habits of effective, independent study. It is suitable for use with a group of students, or for students to work through by themselves to help them think through whether university is for them. Studying at uni or college can be different to how A level students are used to studying at school or college. Working in partnership with university admissions service UCAS, distance learning provider and education charity the National Extension College has developed a series of study skills guides to help students get a head start when they arrive at uni so they successfully make the transition to higher education. When students reach the end of this guide, they will be able to recognise a good argument; understand what makes a well-presented argument; have learnt techniques for brainstorming and ordering their ideas; know how to put forward reasons for their argument, backed up with examples and evidence; be able to provide reasons for their audience to reject the views of people who take a different view to theirs; persuade their audience to accept their conclusion; and know how to review their first draft and produce a final draft. Other guides in the series: Time management, Academic essay writing, Proofing and editing your work, and Understanding and answering exam questions.
underwoodworks
NEC Study Skills Guides: Proofing and editing your work

NEC Study Skills Guides: Proofing and editing your work

This free guide to proofing and editing your work includes practical activities and advice to help KS5 students develop the habits of effective, independent study. It is suitable for use with a group of students, or for students to work through by themselves to help them think through whether university is for them. Studying at uni or college can be different to how A level students are used to studying at school or college. Working in partnership with university admissions service UCAS, distance learning provider and education charity the National Extension College has developed a series of study skills guides to help students get a head start when they arrive at uni so they successfully make the transition to higher education. When students reach the end of this guide, they will be able to look critically at the structure and flow of their work, considering the reader’s perspective; have learnt to improve the way their work is paragraphed; know how to check their punctuation and spelling; and have a tried and tested method for giving their work a final proofread. Other guides in the series: How to present an argument, Academic essay writing, Time management, and Understanding and answering exam questions.
underwoodworks
NEC Study Skills Guides: Time management

NEC Study Skills Guides: Time management

This free guide to time management includes practical activities and advice to help KS5 students develop the habits of effective, independent study. It is suitable for use with a group of students, or for students to work through by themselves to help them think through whether university is for them. Studying at uni or college can be different to how A level students are used to studying at school or college. Working in partnership with university admissions service UCAS, distance learning provider and education charity the National Extension College has developed a series of study skills guides to help students get a head start when they arrive at uni so they successfully make the transition to higher education. When students reach the end of this guide, they will understand their study habits, have a grasp of what good time management is, have learnt a range of techniques for setting goals and planning their study time, and know how to stay on top of their studies, keep motivated and get support. Other guides in the series: How to present an argument, Academic essay writing, Proofing and editing your work, and Understanding and answering exam questions.
underwoodworks
NEC Study Skills Guides: Academic essay writing

NEC Study Skills Guides: Academic essay writing

This free guide to academic essay writing includes practical activities and advice to help KS5 students develop the habits of effective, independent study. It is suitable for use with a group of students, or for students to work through by themselves to help them think through whether university is for them. When students reach the end of this guide, they will have a better understanding of what academic essay writing involves, know how to analyse an essay title, be able to brainstorm their ideas, understand the importance of having a clear sequence of ideas in their essay, have chosen an approach to taking notes that works for them, know what information to collect for recording the sources they have used when writing essays, have practised drawing up a reading list, and know what to include in their essay and what to leave out. Studying at uni or college can be different to how A level students are used to studying at school or college. Working in partnership with university admissions service UCAS, distance learning provider and education charity the National Extension College has developed a series of study skills guides to help students get a head start when they arrive at uni so they successfully make the transition to higher education. Other guides in the series: How to present an argument, Time management, Proofing and editing your work and Understanding and answering exam questions.
underwoodworks
DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (1) - (6) THEMES X6 workbooklets

DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (1) - (6) THEMES X6 workbooklets

SIX NEW units of work that embed day-to-day literacy skills within SIX different themes for students to apply their skills and knowledge. USE YOUR WORDS (1) DAILY LIVING literacy is about using different messages, calls, documents, technology and visual literacy for daily living. (2) RECREATION focuses on using key literacy skills within health, fitness, wellbeing and community contexts. (3) COMMUNITY using key literacy through community and social interactions to embed different read, write, speak, listening and visual literacy skills. (4) WORK literacy is about exploring different work skills, interests, CV's, work pathways, preparing for work etc. (5) EDUCATION focuses on using key literacy skills within different learning options, technology, support, research and presentation etc. (6) CULTURE & TRADITION explores using key literacy skills to look at your country, cultures, traditions, language, etc . to embed different read, write, speak, listening and visual literacy skills. Each workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many student will self-direct their learning.
supportedlearning
DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (4) - (6) THEMES X3 workbooklets

DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (4) - (6) THEMES X3 workbooklets

THREE more fantastic units of work that embed day-to-day literacy skills within three different themes for students. USE YOUR WORDS (4) WORK literacy is about exploring different work skills, interests, CV's, work pathways, preparing for work etc. (5) EDUCATION focuses on using key literacy skills within different learning options, technology, support, research and presentation etc. (6) CULTURE & TRADITION explores using key literacy skills to look at your country, cultures, traditions, language, etc . to embed different read, write, speak, listening and visual literacy skills. Each workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many student will self-direct their learning.
supportedlearning
DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY - USE YOUR WORDS (5) - EDUCATION literacy workbooklet

DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY - USE YOUR WORDS (5) - EDUCATION literacy workbooklet

A NEW workbooklet that applies literacy skills in day-to-day contexts , the USE YOUR WORDS (5) - EDUCATION unit of work and student workbooklet is filled with a wide range of modern and young adult topics with embedded literacy skills about recreation, health and fitness. This workbooklet focuses on using literacy skills within education topics like exploring learning options, technology & support, research & presentation (including non-verbal skills and visual literacy) all in a education context. This workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can also deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many students will self-direct their learning. See also other USE YOUR WORDS workbooklets such as (1) - DAILY LIVING, (2) RECREATION, (3) COMMUNITY, (4) WORK and (6) - CULTURE & TRADITIONS workbooklets for more LITERACY workbooklets or as the USE YOUR WORDS workbooklet bundle package.
supportedlearning
DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY - USE YOUR WORDS (4) - WORK literacy workbooklet

DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY - USE YOUR WORDS (4) - WORK literacy workbooklet

A NEW workbooklet that applies literacy skills in day-to-day contexts , the USE YOUR WORDS (4) - WORK unit of work and student workbooklet is filled with a wide range of modern and young adult topics with embedded literacy skills focusing on work, pathways and work skills. This workbooklet focuses on using literacy skills within work topics like work options, tertiary options, work skills & pathways, CV's, preparing for work (including non-verbal skills and visual literacy) all in a work related context. This workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can also deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many students will self-direct their learning. See also other USE YOUR WORDS workbooklets such as (1) - DAILY LIVING, (2) RECREATION, (3) COMMUNITY, (5) EDUCATION and (6) - CULTURE & TRADITIONS workbooklets for more LITERACY workbooklets or as the USE YOUR WORDS workbooklet bundle package.
supportedlearning