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Whole school Teaching & Learning Policy

Whole school Teaching & Learning Policy

Whole school Teaching & Learning Policy. Written for Primary but could be adapted. Includes key headings and statements on what constitutes good teaching, knowledge of pupils, prior learning, planning, learning environment, resources, teaching strategies, assessment and expectations. This policy can be used as a structured starting point for sharing views on T&L with staff prior to adapting the content or creating own policy.

By newromantic

Observing a Lesson and Giving Feedback: A Guide to Best Practice

Observing a Lesson and Giving Feedback: A Guide to Best Practice

This resource provides a comprehensive guide to best practice in observing teaching and offering constructive feedback to colleagues. Based on the most recent research on facilitating teacher improvement, this 5 page document contains practical, hands-on advice that is suitable for lesson observation in both secondary and primary settings. It offers a ‘coaching’ model for supporting colleagues in reflecting on their own practice through the use of a ‘guided’ questioning framework. This will prove helpful both for those who have just taken on responsibility for the performance management of other staff or more experienced middle or senior managers wishing to refresh and update their approach. Both a PDF and Microsoft Word version of the guide are provided so it can be fully customised to reflect the teaching and learning priorities of an individual school.

By BenSmith1

🕑 Essential Teacher Resources 🕑 Timetables for Revision, Parents' Evening & Teachers

🕑 Essential Teacher Resources 🕑 Timetables for Revision, Parents' Evening & Teachers

The most interesting resource here is my idea for a FLEXIBLE revision timetable that worked very well with my daughter and was later loved by many of my students. The most important rule is: You don't fill anything out in advance. Let's say on Monday you really feel like doing some maths (obviously) and also your French teacher has set you a revision task. So you spend the evening studying maths and French. I usually advise between 30 mins and an hour on each subject depending on the strength of the student, so a total of 1-2 hours per evening. After studying, you fill out the Monday slot with what you actually did e.g. Maths: Trigonometry, French: Shopping vocab, and, most importantly, you cross off an "M" and an "F" from the subject grid at the end. This is repeated all week, but you're only allowed to study subjects that you haven't crossed off. By the weekend you're left to study the final remaining two subjects, and this ensures that you spend a fair amount of time on every subject without forcing you to do a specific one each day. This also leaves Sunday free to either relax or to catch up with any subjects you missed during the week for whatever reason. The subject grid can be modified to include multiple squares for more important or weaker subjects. For example in the attached version English is Poi's second language so we assigned three out of the twelve slots. Also included: 🕑 An aesthetically-designed set of timetables for a biweekly teacher's timetable. 🕑 A simple Parents' Evening timetable to put outside the room for parents to refer to. 🌟😊🌟 PLEASE RATE THIS RESOURCE 🌟😊🌟

By MutantMaths

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Can I have feedback SIR? How to mark students work?! #CPD #GetYourLearnOn

Can I have feedback SIR? How to mark students work?! #CPD #GetYourLearnOn

Firstly, if you choose to download my resource(s), please take the time to leave a rating (as I know most of don't really bother) - I do really value your feedback ***** FOLLOW @AllRoundRes, to stay up-to-date with the latest resources and news! ***** #GetYourLearnOn I created this resource, as a guide to help teachers mark students work, a handy poster to display in offices, staff room, classrooms near teachers’ desk or to give to all teachers to keep/glue to their planners. Designed to make marking quicker, easier and more effective to both teachers and students. Helps teachers focus on the strengths, improvement and response from the student. A guide to marking in the form of a traffic light system; green, amber and red illustrated through emoji expressions. Also, includes a section where teachers can check if they have included a set of things when work has been marked… Can be integrated into lessons to help check students understanding of the lesson and errors made during work…AfL! Should be used in conjunction with my ‘Whole School Literacy Marking Codes’ to encourage concise, organised and effective marking feedback across the work school, all ages and all subjects. Teachers should aim towards this to give students effective and thorough guidance on what they can do to improve and how they can go about this… #CPD Teachers should aim to try and encourage positive praise in the classroom; this can reduce behavioral issues, promote good well-being and participation in the classroom. A section includes how teachers can praise positive work from students work that has been marked… #STARStudent = 100%! A colourful and bright poster to help teachers improve marking, making it easier for all. #GetYourLearnOn Supplementary Resource: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/whole-school-literacy-marking-code-classroom-posters-all-levels-11685004 *************************************************************************************** If you have any queries, questions or concerns, then please email allroundresources@gmail or alternatively write a comment describing your needs, where I will be happy to help! ***** Be sure to follow me, to keep update with my most recent uploaded resources! *****

By AllRoundResources

Simple In the Moment Planning Sheet

Simple In the Moment Planning Sheet

Similar to a child interest sheet here is an in the moment planning sheet to be stuck on your classroom wall and filled in each week. Great for capturing moments of spontaneous child led learning which can then be transferred to observation sheets or inform future inputs and enhanced provision.

By MagicalEYFS

Generic Software: The Microsoft Perspective

Generic Software: The Microsoft Perspective

In this teacher resource, learn key tools to use from MS Office across ALL Learning Areas - English, Maths, Science and History. ICT techniques to use in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and Photostory that will help you to effectively integrate technology in your classroom and teach ICT capability.

By ictesolutionsau

WHOLE SCHOOL - Learning Walk Policy & Feedback Grid Template - Teaching & Learning

WHOLE SCHOOL - Learning Walk Policy & Feedback Grid Template - Teaching & Learning

WHOLE SCHOOL - Learning Walk Policy & Feedback Grid Template - Whole school learning walk policy -learning walk feedback template Ideal tool to implement learning walks within a school/college the policy (which can be adapted to suit) outlines a clear and fair procedure around learning walks the feedback templates allows the learning walks to be constructive & developmental. the template gives clear feedback around what has been observed and helps to provide evidence around teaching & learning

By merk90

Book / Work Scrutiny Proforma - Whole School Departmental Leadership Tool

Book / Work Scrutiny Proforma - Whole School Departmental Leadership Tool

Book / Work Scrutiny Proforma - Whole School Departmental Leadership Tool -Book Scrutiny Template to be used to asses the quality of marking & assessment a excellent tool to provide quality feedback when looking at student work Termly, I ask subject leaders to bring a sample of books from their department to be looked at. This template is used to consistently look through work and provide feedback.

By merk90

British Values Pack

British Values Pack

This pack includes: Display resources - British values Union Flag title - Union Flags - Each British Value explained in 'child speak' Other - Ideas for classroom-based British Values promotion Visit my shop for more resources, including a full set of EYFS cards covering all age bands and ELGs! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/littlelearnersmail

By littlelearnersmail