25 Aug '14

News How to teach ... the transition

Whether its a new school or moving into secondary education, transition is unavoidable. Here are some resources for teachers to help students cope with changeMaking sure that any period of change for your students goes smoothly can make a huge difference to their progress. So this week, at the start of a new school year, we have a range of resources to help you tackle the challenges.For pupils moving from pre-school to primary, its important to ensure that the more formal curriculum and teaching style isnt detrimental to their enjoyment of learning. Circle Time is great for creating a supportive environment. This activity, which sets out instructions on how to set up a circle, is a really nice way for pupils to introduce themselves to one another. Continue reading...

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