I’ve talked about the usefulness of and science behind dual coding here, which includes an example of the process on the novella A Christmas Carol.
Context discussions for EDUQAS Poems
THERE ARE 4 THEMATIC GROUPS OF POEMS THE ROMANTIC ERA THE POST ROMANTIC ERA WAR MODERN ERA THE ROMANTIC ERA The era is characterised not
My ResearchED talk from Rugby
Having the opportunity to speak at ResearchED Rugby was a real honour, and the event was simply a wonderful occasion. I met lots of incredibly
Creative Writing: the most damaging phrase ever?
Creative writing is a linguistic villian that has lots to answer for. Why? It widens the learning gaps of struggling students; it’s a unit of
Few educators would argue that reading is critical to a successful education. Reading builds background knowledge: of ideas, of vocabulary, of sentence construction, of spelling
CURRICULUM: an experiment that worked
As I greeted students after their first GCSE exam, I couldn’t help but be a little proud as the majority eagerly exchanged tales of success,