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Teaching & Learning Newsletter Template by @TeacherToolkit

Teaching & Learning Newsletter Template by @TeacherToolkit

Here are a collection of Teaching and Learning newsletter templates - published to the whole-staff only - once a fortnight. Ideas are sourced from current school practice, staff-voice and online forums. Feel free to use them as a template to create your own. Contact me @TeacherToolkit

By rmcgill

How to observe a child training

How to observe a child training

Powerpoint presentation on how to Observe children in the Early Years. Designed mainly for classroom assistants, but could be tweaked to present to parents and other staff at school. Additional word document case study. Suggest staff go through the training, then look at any observations they have already completed, as well as complete a joint/paired observation, and then discuss what is exactly required.

By choralsongster

Working Memory Remedial Bundle

Working Memory Remedial Bundle

The Working Memory Remedial Bundle offers four of Dr. Warren's popular publications that both strengthen working memory through fun exercises and tools that can help these struggling learners succeed.

By ericawarren

World Maths Day Bundle

World Maths Day Bundle

World Maths Day Super Bundle has 20 different sets of teaching resources to use across KS1 and KS2. There are lots of different lessons, tests and teaching ideas to try. There is a 62% reduction in price compared to buy all these resources individually.

By peterfogarty

Form Tutor Bundle

Form Tutor Bundle

Fully-resourced, detailed and engaging mix of SMSC lessons for form time. No work needed on your part, easy to follow, all well differentiated and suitable for KS3/4. I've also included a set of cool animal-meme style Praise Postcards which my form really like. Many more cheap and free resources at my shop: Emjcot's Shop Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)

By emjcot

Top tips for Engaging Struggling Students

Top tips for Engaging Struggling Students

A sheet crammed with tips for engaging students who struggle, either due to SpLD or purely find listening and following difficult. This can be used as a checklist for your teaching, regardless of the subject.

By Sazo123

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Plenary Pinboard

Plenary Pinboard

This is a PowerPoint that contains thirty-two different plenary activities. These can be slotted into any existing PowerPoints or, as my students prefer, they get to choose their own plenary activity from the pin board making the whole experience a little more interactive.Please also take a look at my other resources.Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.

By Apate24

Engaging Starters

Engaging Starters

A MUST BUY!!! This resource has 2 documents, which entail really engaging and very fun starters, catering for all years and all subjects.

By resourc

The Ultimate, Mindful and Editable Planner/Agenda

The Ultimate, Mindful and Editable Planner/Agenda

The Ultimate, Mindful and Editable Planner/Agenda for Students with Executive Functioning Weaknesses offers a large selection of planner formats and documents that can be tailored by learning specialists, therapists and parents to create the ultimate, individualized planner/agenda that suits the needs of any learners. This publication helps students to: - structure time - remember important materials and appointments - track grades - establish goals - reflect on the past - establish a weekday and weekend routine - collect the needed contacts - plan for upcoming events and assignments - improve communication between parents and teachers - juggle responsibilitiesBecause the pages were created in PowerPoint, purchasers can easily create a second copy of the publication and then quickly alter the dates, wording, design, colors, font, and images. The publication offers both color and black and white options. This 73 page publication is offered as a non-editable PDF as well as an editable PowerPoint.The Table of Contents:IntroductionSection 1: Planning Ahead - Yearly Outlook - Monthly Outlook - Weekly OutlookSection 2: Checklists and Trackers - Book Bag Checklist - Reminder Checklist: Home - Reminder Checklist: School - Grade TrackerSection 3: Contacts - Student Contacts - Teacher ContactsSection 4: Planners - Got it Planner - Time Master Planner - Top Down Planner - Day by Day Planner - Weekly, Mindful Planner - Daily, Mindful PlannerSection 5: Planning and Reflection - Semester Goals - End of Semester Reflection - Mindful Month in a Moment - Monthly Goals - Weekly GoalsSection 6: Creating a Routine - Create your Weekly Routine - Create your Weekend Routine

By ericawarren

TES Authors' Calendar and Planner- Special Events and Days - April, May, June 2017

TES Authors' Calendar and Planner- Special Events and Days - April, May, June 2017

TES Authors, this calendar and planner is an invaluable planning tool and will make a great investment. Nine out of ten of my top selling resources are seasonal resources and special days resources. My everyday resources are my 'bread and butter' resources; my seasonal resources are truly the icing on my cake!Keep ahead and plan your seasonal resources with this calendar and planner which contains all the major special days and awareness days for March, April and May. Days that change in date each year are highlighted in red; days that are fixed each year are in black. It is available in word format to allow for editing from year to year. It also contains a section for you to plan what resources you would like to do and for notes. Save hours of research and save lots of frustration at missing key days.Save money and buy the whole year calendar and planner here.Another essential resource for authors How to Become a Successful Author Step by Step GuideThis is a 26-page, step by step guide containing many hints and tips for making, selling and promoting products.The guide includes advice onMaking resourcesMaximising the selling potential of resourcesCreating a cover pageSourcing imagesCopyrighting your resourcesPricing your resourcesProduct DescriptionsHTML codes for creating bold, italics, underlining, bullet pints and numbered lists for product description pageAdding links to other products and your shop in descriptionsCreating your TES shopBrandingIncreasing the visibility of your resourcesPromoting your products through social media platformsPromoting yourselfDealing with reviewsGeneral advice For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and EducateTo be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!

By Krazikas

Behaviour Planning Word

Behaviour Planning Word

A prompt sheet to help teachers new and old to think about how they deal with common classroom situations. A place to jot down proactive, reactive and next step thoughts for a variety of different potential issues.Probably most useful for teacher training and NQT years to evaluate current strategies and whether they work well.This is the editable Word version. There is also a PDF version available for a lower price.

By ampowell

Behaviour Planning PDF

Behaviour Planning PDF

A prompt sheet to help teachers new and old to think about how they deal with common classroom situations. A place to jot down proactive, reactive and next step thoughts for a variety of different potential issues.Probably most useful for teacher training and NQT years to evaluate current strategies and whether they work well.This is the PDF version. There is also an editable Word version available for a slightly higher price.

By ampowell

FOR A DIGITAL TEACHER: BUNDLE

FOR A DIGITAL TEACHER: BUNDLE

THIS BUNDLE INCLUDES:1. 10 Literacy Resources2. 10 Reference Tools3. 10 Fun Middlers4. 12 Apps for Teachers & Students5. 10 Websites for Teachers

By john421969

Primary Art Ideas Bundle

Primary Art Ideas Bundle

Designed so that you are never stuck for another idea for a primary art lesson ever again in your career - and at a massive discount! Everything is ready-to-teach and super easy for any teacher, and all the activities and lessons will be loved by any primary age children. Lessons cover a wide range of topics, skills and materials which means that they can be taught at any time of a school year or easily adapted to meet your planning, topic or learning focus. Buy with confidence from a bestselling TES Gold Tiered Author All images either copyright owned by tftf or licensed through Creative Commons C.0

By TheFutureTeacherFoundation

Pupil Participation Estyn Best Practice  Checklists and Evidence Slips

Pupil Participation Estyn Best Practice Checklists and Evidence Slips

This bundle contains: 8 Cully Education Visuals inspired by Estyn best practice and thematic reports for developing pupil participation in practice. 3 checklists for primary school governors and leadership and management teams. 3 checklists for primary school staff. 8 evidence slips for pupils The checklists and evidence slips are aligned to the Cully Education Visuals and can be used to monitor the implementation and impact of developing pupil participation in the school. They can also be used to form an evidence base of actions and the impact of actions. Each checklist is available using the term 'pupil' or 'learner'. The checklists and evidence slips address the questions: Do staff attend to pupil views and perspectives? Do staff actively promote pupils capacity to think? Do staff and pupils engage in dialogue about teaching and learning? Do governors attend to pupil views and perspectives? Do senior managers attend to pupil views and perspectives? Do school systems and procedures take account of pupil perspectives? Do pupils put forward their own ideas? The evidence slips can be stuck into books, taken home for parents or used to form part of a display. They are available using a red dragon theme, purple dragon theme or detective theme.

By CullyEducation

Pupil Participation Estyn Best Practice -  Checklists for Staff

Pupil Participation Estyn Best Practice - Checklists for Staff

3 checklists for primary school staff.The checklists are aligned to the Cully Education Visuals inspired by Estyn best practice and thematic reports for developing pupil participation in practice.The checklists can be used by senior managers and staff to monitor the implementation and impact of developing pupil participation in the school. They can also be used to form an evidence base of actions and the impact of actions.The checklists address the questions:Do staff attend to pupil views and perspectives?Do staff actively promote pupils capacity to think?Do staff and pupils engage in dialogue about teaching and learning?Each checklist is available using the term 'pupil' or 'learner'.

By CullyEducation

Valentine's Day Doodles

Valentine's Day Doodles

This pack includes 14 doodles for TES Resource Covers.Doodles include:Happy Valentine's DayRoses are red...I love you LoveRespectHonestyDifferent HeartsBe Mine14thFebruary

By tesauthors4authors

PSHE Resilience Unit

PSHE Resilience Unit

5 hours worth of fully resourced lessons: resilience, self-esteem, aspiration, positivity, to promote and foster positive attitudes for KS3/4 students.Each well-differentiated lesson includes accompanying worksheets, clips, powerpoints, clear LOs to three challenge levels, activities, plenaries - everything you'd want if Ofsted walked in.Includes -1. Why do we need self esteem and how can we improve it?2. What is aspiration and how can we be aspirational?3. How can we be resilient students and succeed?4. How can we promote our positive achievements? (2 hour project lesson)5. Cool meme-style praise postcards to send home with students when they've finished the unit.I use all of these myself as a Head of PSHE and I really hope you find them excellent value. Please leave me a review and I'll send you any other resource of your choice for free.Many more cheap and free resources at my shop: Emjcot's Shop

By emjcot

Learning Meeting Template (PDF)

Learning Meeting Template (PDF)

Academic coaching using the STRIDE model. A template for use with students to record notes of meetings had and to provide prompts on a variety of questions to ask covering:Strengths - Pick up on student strengths and maintain self-esteemTarget - Aim to use this to listen for assumptions and barriersReal Situation - Check you have understood the current situation and reflect it backIdeas - Prompt new thinking and reverse barriersDecision - Confirm action points & make targetsEvaluation - Look over the target and evaluate itBehaviours - Ensuring behaviours are focussed on learningState and Perception - Physical feelings and how the student views the worldAn editable Word document is also available at a slightly higher price.

By ampowell

A guide to HTML in Descriptions by TESAuthors4Authors

A guide to HTML in Descriptions by TESAuthors4Authors

Are you ready to learn some basic code to spice up your product descriptions?It takes no time at all to learn some basic HTML – a skill that will leave your buyers clamouring to read your clear, detailed and structured descriptions! Give them confidence in the content of your resource.

By tesauthors4authors

Learning Meeting Template (Editable)

Learning Meeting Template (Editable)

Academic coaching using the STRIDE model. A template for use with students to record notes of meetings had and to provide prompts on a variety of questions to ask covering:Strengths - Pick up on student strengths and maintain self-esteemTarget - Aim to use this to listen for assumptions and barriersReal Situation - Check you have understood the current situation and reflect it backIdeas - Prompt new thinking and reverse barriersDecision - Confirm action points & make targetsEvaluation - Look over the target and evaluate itBehaviours - Ensuring behaviours are focussed on learningState and Perception - Physical feelings and how the student views the worldA PDF document (not editable) is also available at a lower price.

By ampowell

Parent Troubleshooting - Parent Workshop - Resolving Common Issues

Parent Troubleshooting - Parent Workshop - Resolving Common Issues

**Please see Parent Workshop Bundle for all Workshops**I have previously run 6 Parental Engagement Workshops focusing on a number of different topics to support parents when engaging with their child's education with great success.This presentation asks parents to discuss common issues and share experiences in order to support each other and their children.I have also included a parent letter informing parents of the workshops, a sign-in sheet and a potential questionnaire that can be used to measure impact for all workshops.

By sullfish