Study Skills Programme

Study Skills Programme

A set of 12 'Study Skills' prezi resources covering: - Learning styles - Skills and talents (Multiple Intelligences) - Improving reading speed - Time management - Memory, review and revision techniques - How to research - How to focus - Understanding the brain - The study environment Many of the resources have downloadable top tips sheets to aid learners. Can be used by small groups, individuals or by parents. Includes employability and learning skills framework.
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Raising Aspirations

Raising Aspirations

A set of 12 'Aspirations' prezi resources covering: - Resilience - Leadership - Attitudes for success - Building self confidence - Values - Beliefs - Tips for success - Employability skills - Future plans - Setting goals - What motivates you - Measuring happiness Many of the resources have downloadable work sheets to aid learners. Can be used by small groups, individuals or by parents. Includes employability and learning skills framework, plus a literacy or numeracy activity
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Preparing for,  and Taking Exams

Preparing for, and Taking Exams

A set of 12 'Study Skills' prezi resources covering: - Tips and advice for performing better in exams - Writing exam essays - Exam language - Improving reading speed - Stress management - Time management - Memory, review and revision techniques - The study environment Many of the resources have downloadable top tips sheets to aid learners. Can be used by small groups, individuals or by parents. Includes employability and learning skills framework.
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Remembrance: Poetry stirs our emotions

Remembrance: Poetry stirs our emotions

On November 11th, Remembrance events will be held in the UK and many other countries around the world. These events will often include readings of famous war poems from the First World War. This tutorial in prezi looks at three poems: - ‘For The Fallen’, by Laurence Binyon - 'In Flanders Fields', by John McCrae - 'Dulce et decorum est', by Wilfred Owen Includes SMSC questions relating to War Poetry. Suitable for small and larger groups.
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National Curry Week 2017

National Curry Week 2017

National Curry Week takes place from 9-15 October 2017. It involves curry restaurants, caterers and curry lovers across the UK celebrating the dish with dinners, record breaking attempts, raffles, auctions and all manner of events designed to help combat poverty across the South Asian continent and worldwide. Tutorial resource in prezi. Suitable for individuals or groups. Includes recipe activity.
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International Chocolate Week 2017

International Chocolate Week 2017

If you’re an absolute choc-aholic, you’ll love Chocolate week. This year it's set to be bigger and better than ever, with chocolate tasting and chocolate making demonstrations being held around the country. Includes video clip and quiz activity.
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World Space Week 2017: How to become an astronaut

World Space Week 2017: How to become an astronaut

World Space Week is held every year from October 4th-10th. It is an international celebration of the contribution that space, science and technology has made to the human race. This year's theme is 'Exploring New Worlds in Space'. Tutorial resource in prezi that looks a some of the challenges faced in becoming an astronaut. Includes transferable skills question.
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The Invictus Games

The Invictus Games

The Invictus Games, created by Prince Harry, is an event for wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women. It is being held in Toronto, Canada from 23rd September to 1st October 2017. Contains video stimulus and reading activity. Tutorial in prezi. Suitable for KS2/3; whole class, small groups and individuals
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Can we prevent people becoming violent extremists?

Can we prevent people becoming violent extremists?

Radicalisation and extremism can pose a serious threat to any civilised society and in Britain’s case they may challenge and threaten those values that underpin society itself. It is important to try and understand the issues associated with radicalisation and extremism. This session investigates: - The language associated with extremism and radicalisation - Radicalisation/Extremism: Can it be prevented? - Case studies of Extremists - British Values Question Interactive resource developed in prezi. Can be used by small groups, individuals or by parents. Includes downloadable pdf worksheet
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British Values 2017

British Values 2017

Tutorial activity in prezi. Looks at: What does being British mean? What are 'British Values'? Is it even possible to agree what values and characteristics portray ‘Being British’? Includes short video, downloadable PDF extension activity and SMSC questions.
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Goals for the Year ahead 2017/18

Goals for the Year ahead 2017/18

Tutorial activity in prezi based around a short video clip of Usain Bolt discussing his goals. Students have the opportunity to set both short and long term goals for their time both in school and out. Suitable for both horizontal and vertical tutor groups. Includes PDF worksheet.
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Summer News Quiz 2017

Summer News Quiz 2017

This is an 8 question quiz covering some of the major events that occurred during the summer of 2017. The questions and answers can be downloaded. Topical interactive 'Prezi; tutorial activity for secondary students Suitable for both horizontal and vertical tutor groups Includes two pdf documents: a question and an answer sheet Also includes: Video British Values discussion question and a SMSC question.
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The New Doctor Who!

The New Doctor Who!

After months of rumours and speculation the 13th Doctor has at last been revealed.. Jodie Whittaker has been announced as the new 'Time Lord' - the first woman to be given the role. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes Transferable Life Skills framework, plus SMSC questions.
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World Population Day 2017

World Population Day 2017

World Population Day is an occasion used by the United Nations to draw attention to the ever-increasing problem of the expanding human race. This year’s theme is “Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations.” Covers: the increasing global population; the problems caused by population growth; teenage pregnancy and family planning around the world and in the UK. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes Numeracy activity and Employability and Learning framework.
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Safeguarding: Understanding Discrimination

Safeguarding: Understanding Discrimination

Covers: What is Discrimination?, Understanding Discrimination, two role plays and a case study activity. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes discussion activity and Employability and Learning framework.
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Wimbledon 2017: The traditional home of Tennis

Wimbledon 2017: The traditional home of Tennis

Wimbledon begins on Monday July 3rd. The tournament lasts a fortnight and is a key event in the British summer of sport. Held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London since 1877, Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and widely considered the most prestigious. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes Numeracy activity and Employability and Learning framework, plus SMSC questions.
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4th of July: American Independence Day

4th of July: American Independence Day

'Independence Day' celebrates the birthday of the United States of America and the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, 1776. A day of picnics and patriotic parades, a night of concerts and fireworks, and a reason to fly the flag. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes Employability and Learning framework, plus SMSC questions.
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The Flipped Classroom

The Flipped Classroom

The aim of a 'flipped classroom' is to encourage learners to become more independent, the teacher acts as a facilitator. Covers: What is a flipped classroom?, Five stages for implementing a flipped classroom, 'What does a flipped classroom look like?, Resource for teachers in prezi.
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National School Sports Week 2017

National School Sports Week 2017

National School Sport Week 2017 is taking place from the 26-30 June. The week is a fantastic opportunity for students to be more active and take part in more PE and school sport. National School Sport Week started in 2008, and last year saw over 5,000 schools and 1.8 million pupils take part! Resource in prezi.
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017, is focusing on why so many young people are living with mental health problems and why too few are thriving with good mental health. The theme is ‘surviving or thriving’. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes Reading activity and Employability and Learning framework.
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The Summer Solstice

The Summer Solstice

June 21st is the longest day of the year, it's officially the start of summer and is called the Summer Solstice. Interactive resource developed in prezi Can be used by small groups, individuals or by parents. Includes employability and learning skills framework
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General Election 2017: The Results

General Election 2017: The Results

A tutorial looking at the results and outcomes from the 2017 General Election. Tutorial activity in prezi. Suitable for both vertical and horizontal tutor groups. Includes SMSC questions, group discussions, reading activity plus Employability and Learning framework.
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