teaching humanities in primary schools achieving qts series

Download Book Teaching Humanities In Primary Schools Achieving Qts Series in PDF format. You can Read Online Teaching Humanities In Primary Schools Achieving Qts Series here in PDF, EPUB, Mobi or Docx formats.

Teaching Humanities In Primary Schools

Author : Pat Hoodless
ISBN : 9781844455324
Genre : Education
File Size : 20. 69 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 163
Read : 1031

Get This Book


This book supports primary trainees in their learning and teaching approach to the core humanities subjects: geography, history and religion. It promotes an integrated approach to these subject areas and encourages trainees to reflect on the links between subjects, across the curriculum from the Early Years Foundation Stage through to Key Stage 2. This edition has been updated to incorporate the revised Professional Standards for the Award of QTS and addresses key initiatives such as Excellence and Enjoyment, Every Child Matters and the Primary National Strategy for Literacy and Mathematics.

Becoming An Outstanding Primary School Teacher

Author : Russell Grigg
ISBN : 9781317644156
Genre : Education
File Size : 27. 50 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 796
Read : 1321

Get This Book


What is meant by outstanding teaching? What makes the best teachers stand out from the rest? How can I develop my own practice to become an outstanding teacher myself? Whether you are training to become a primary school teacher or you are newly qualified and striving to improve your practice, this fully updated second edition of Becoming an Outstanding Primary School Teacher will support, inform and inspire you on your quest for excellence. Throughout, Russell Grigg draws on theory, research and case studies of real classroom practice to discuss what it takes to become an outstanding primary teacher today. This bestselling guide has been comprehensively revised to reflect the latest changes to the curriculum, including the National Curriculum in England for 2014 and Scotland’s Building Curriculum for Excellence. It has also widened its scope to appeal to trainee and serving teachers, reflecting the new Teachers’ Standards. Key topics include: defining and measuring outstanding teaching; understanding the theory, nature and scope of the curriculum; developing thinking skills in the classroom; understanding and meeting individual learning needs; using ICT to improve pedagogy; behaviour management; monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting. Becoming an Outstanding Primary Teacher will appeal to undergraduate and postgraduate students, including those on school-based programmes such as Teach First, as well as more experienced teachers seeking inspiration.

Teaching Primary Humanities

Author : Russell Grigg
ISBN : 9781317861324
Genre : Education
File Size : 55. 58 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 242
Read : 388

Get This Book


As primary subjects are increasingly being taught on an interdisciplinary level, Russell Grigg and Sioned Hughes have created an innovative new text, Teaching Primary Humanities. This new text explores current debate, encourages reflection and provides clear guidance on planning, teaching and assessing the humanities from the Early Years to Key Stage 2. Through a blend of theory and real-life examples, Grigg and Hughes demonstrate the contribution that history, geography and religious education can make to enhancing children’s thinking, literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. Whether you are a trainee or a practitioner, this book will develop your knowledge of how young children’s understanding of place, time and community can be fostered through a play-based curriculum. It will also benefit teachers of older children looking to encourage more independent learning in their schools. About the authors: Dr Russell Grigg is Head of the South West Wales Centre of Teacher Education. He is a trained primary inspector for England and Wales. He has written widely in the field of history and primary education including Wales in the Victorian Age and Becoming an Outstanding Primary Teacher. Dr Sioned Hughes is Senior Lecturer in Initial Teacher Training at the South West Wales Centre of Teacher Education. She has published many educational materials, especially in primary geography. Her work on Patagonia was recognised by the Welsh Books Council as the ‘Bestselling Children’s Book’ in 2011.

Creative Approaches To Teaching Primary Re

Author : Maggie Webster
ISBN : 1408204401
Genre : Education
File Size : 85. 24 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 132
Read : 208

Get This Book


As an increasingly significant aspect of primary teaching, Creative Approaches to Teaching Primary RE is the essential companion to help bring creativity to life in the classroom. The text begins with a discussion of creative education and the value of Religious Education, moving on to reflect on the cross-curricular nature of the subject, exploring ways of introducing creativity to the classroom, through the medium of Religious Education. Each chapter provides ideas and activities demonstrating how pedagogy and theory can be applied in practice within a school setting. The inclusion of case studies will help you consider how to develop creative approaches in all curriculum areas. This book invites you to ask questions such as: · What is Creative Education? · Why should RE be included in the ever-changing curriculum? · How can I use Religious Education to generate a more creative environment in the classroom?

Teaching Primary Geography

Author : Simon Catling
ISBN : 9781844455881
Genre : Education
File Size : 61. 23 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 414
Read : 1249

Get This Book


Written with reference to the 2007 Professional Standards for the Award of QTS and initiatives such as the Primary National Strategy, each chapter offers practical guidance on topics such as planning, assessment and the creation of resources. It provides summaries of key topics in primary geography, including the study of places, environmental sustainability, learning beyond the classroom, global issues, citizenship and cross-curricular approaches to promote children's subject knowledge, well-being and learning within primary geography. With research summaries, practical and reflective tasks, and classroom examples, this book helps trainees and NQTs teach primary geography confidently and creatively throughout the primary school.

Knowledge And Understanding Of The World

Author : Richard Woolley
ISBN : 9781441137623
Genre : Education
File Size : 29. 45 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
Download : 325
Read : 929

Get This Book


>

Teaching Primary Art And Design

Author : Paul Key
ISBN : 9781844455423
Genre : Education
File Size : 49. 89 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
Download : 754
Read : 1024

Get This Book


This book introduces trainees and newly qualified primary teachers to the teaching of art and design in primary schools. It helps students gain an appreciation of what constitutes good practice in primary art and design and how they can go about achieving it. To meet the different needs of students, the book identifies varying levels of experience, creativity and confidence, and offers suggestions for applying these levels to the classroom. The book covers key areas of the art and design curriculum for Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, considering both their discrete and developmental characteristics.

Understanding And Teaching Primary Geography

Author : Simon Catling
ISBN : 9781526451019
Genre : Education
File Size : 27. 6 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
Download : 671
Read : 471

Get This Book


This book outlines how good teaching of primary geography can extend children's world awareness and help them make connections between their environmental and geographical experiences. Chapters offer guidance on important learning and teaching issues as well as the use and creation of resources from the school environment to the global context. It covers all the key topics in primary geography including: understanding places physical and human geography environmental sustainability learning outside the classroom global issues citizenship and social justice. Summaries, classroom examples and practical and reflective tasks are included throughout to foster understanding and support the effective teaching of primary geography.

Teaching Music In Primary Schools

Author : Patrick Jones
ISBN : 1844451410
Genre : Education
File Size : 34. 45 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 367
Read : 636

Get This Book


Written for primary teacher trainees (both undergraduate and postgraduate), this book covers the range of UK music education from Foundation Stage to the end of Key Stage 2. It equips trainees to teach music confidently, whatever their level of musical experience or formal skills. All of the recommended practical and reflective tasks may be undertaken by both generalists and specialists. The book recognizes the role of music in a creative and enjoyable classroom environment, as envisaged in excellence and enjoyment. As such, it encourages the use of music both for its own sake, and as a stimulus and support across the curriculum.

Creativity In Primary Education

Author : Anthony Wilson
ISBN : 1844450139
Genre : Education
File Size : 87. 55 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 804
Read : 1194

Get This Book


Being aware of creativity in teaching will help trainees become creative teachers and encourage creativity in their pupils. With contributions from leading experts, the book explores subjects that might be deemed traditionally creative, such as music and drama, as well as creative approaches across the broader curriculum. It includes clear guidelines for promoting innovative approaches in the classroom while fulfilling the National Curriculum.

Top Download:

Best Books