I’ve had quite a few asks in my inbox from GCSE students asking for general advice, so o jotted down a few little things I learnt/that I think are important. (Think I’ve tagged every possible GCSE subject haha)
Special Needs Programs These are some ideas on using objects and hands-on activities while helping ESL learners read. I like the exercise where kids find objects that fit a given descriptive word, which could be a good sensory activity for other special
P.E.E.L. paragraphs literacy writing mat scaffold in history (PEEL)
Student PEEL Your Paragraphs writing scaffold. Particularly for extended writing in history or essays. Helps to make sure students can access at least Level 6 at Keys Stage 3 by explaining and evaluating.
Method to organize classroom expectations. Great way to help students understand what they are expected to do during the day. You could use pictures for younger children and remind them what each level means.
FREE Reading comprehension story wands How I organise my guided reading tub for reading groups classroom organisation free printables literacy groups questioning teach students to ask questions while reading