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Topic Planning – KWL Sheets

Some of you might be preparing to start your first job soon with others looking forward to getting stuck into your next school experience. Within this waffle I’m going to talk about using a KWL sheet to support your planning and to involve the children more in the process. This encourages you to personalise the topic to the children within your class rather than just following a generic plan.

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Using technology to support learning.

So this waffle is not exactly about teaching primary school children, but more what technolgy I use in my higher education environment. Remember I am just adapting and starting out with this, so if you have any more ideas or comments on what I use or how I use it then please let me know in the comments. I’ve tried and provided an example of each programme I use.

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Fancy a SODA?

Recently, I’ve been sharing puzzles and quizzes with you. These have been what I have used in the past for SODAs. What are SODAs I hear you ask? – well the acronym stands for Start Of Day Activity. These were activities which were on the board when the children first came into the classroom in the morning. So what are SODAs and when can they be used.

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