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S-t-r-e-t-c-h!

February 13, 2011

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Last week I was lucky enough to attend the first part of a four day residential course, at the National Science Learning Centre in York, all about extending more able and gifted children in primary science. It was an intensive two days with lots to take in, but at the end of it I came […]

Teams vs. Groups

October 28, 2010

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As mentioned before, a big classroom focus of mine this half term has been the promotion of team work and the development of the skills needed to do this. More than ever, I’ve been arranging for tasks and activities to be completed in mixed ability groups whenever I can. I started off with the mapping […]