Effective Revision

For the first few years of my teaching career, I would set revision lessons without much expectation. If you were going to do a test, you should at least give some chance of success by providing the lesson before for ‘revision’. I would often provide a list of suggested activities that students could pick from: […]

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Hooks to ignite the imagination

Image of stocking hanging on hook

We have all experienced students who dawdle into lessons, take a long time to get ready for learning and then only to find they don’t have their stationery!  These are the students that do not engage in the classroom at all, they go through the motions and are indifferent, while they do not progress much […]

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