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Tips for Using Free Software

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Tips for Using Free Software Simple Teaching Tips for using popular free Software. Includes 2 simple ideas for using each of these applications (i.e. 14 activities!) : Twitter, GoogleDocs, PhotoStory, Audacity, WikiSpaces, Prezi and Geocaching. Software evolves quickly so these ideas may be outdated or superseded at your time of reading! 

Categories: Teaching Tips, Teaching & Learning, IT, Junior, Secondary

Tags: ICT Collaboration
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Tips for Philosophy

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Tips for Philosophy Two Teaching Tips for infusing Philosophy into your lessons: Socrates-Lite and The Philosopher's big grid for generating curious questions.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Teaching & Learning, RE & Philosophy, Educators

Tags: Philosophy Socrates
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Boys & Reading Part 2

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Boys & Reading Part 2 An Extract from How to Understand and Improve Boys' Learning, with ideas to support and encourage boys' reading. Part 2 of 2 

Categories: Teaching Tips, Boys' Learning, English, Early Years, Infant, Junior, Book & EBook

Tags: Boys Reading
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Boys & Reading Part 1

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Boys & Reading Part 1 An Extract from How to Understand and Improve Boys' Learning, with ideas to support and encourage boys' reading. Part 1 of 2 

Categories: Teaching Tips, Boys' Learning, English, Early Years, Infant, Junior, Book & EBook

Tags: Boys Reading
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Use Boys' Strengths

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Use Boys Strengths An Extract from How to Understand and Improve Boys' Learning, explaining how the brain wiring of boys is different and how to account for this in the classroom.

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Categories: Teaching Tips, Book & EBook, Boys' Learning, Any Subject, Early Years, Infant, Junior, Secondary

Tags: Boys Learning Styles

Tips for Using Language

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Tips for Using Language Teaching Tips for developing rich classroom language. Including: Start Talking, Language Audit and Thinking Words.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Teaching & Learning, Any Subject, English, Educators

Tags: Language Speaking & Listening
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Tips for Emotional Intelligence

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Tips for Emotional Intelligence Teaching Tips to help develop classroom relationships. Includes talking frames, music choices and rainbow wall ideas.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Leadership, Other Subject, PSHE, All Ages, Educators

Tags: Emotional Intelligence
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Tips for Classroom Humour

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Tips for Classroom Humour Teaching Tips for developing the productive use of humour for classroom learning. Includes Joke Wall criteria and a variety of links to relevant stand-up clips.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Teaching & Learning, Any Subject, Educators

Tags: Humour Relationships
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Tips for Using Video for CPD

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Tips for Using Video for CPD Professional Tips for creating a trusting, effective environment for using video for CPD. Includes suggestions on the whys? and hows? and recommended 'rules of engagement'!

Categories: Teaching Tips, Professional Development, Educators, Media

Tags: Real Time Coaching CPD Video Trust
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Tips for Successful Transition

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Tips for Successful Transition Teaching Tips for auditing your existing provision and then helping pupils to think through the process of changing school. Includes Transition Checklist, Patchwork Thinking and questions for the associated Dream Bottles download.

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Categories: Teaching Tips, Transition, Educators, PSHE

Tags: Story Audit Patchwork Thinking

Tips for Professional Self-Assessment

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Tips for Professional Self-Assessment Teaching Tips for self-reflection. Three simple techniques to get you thinking about yourself and your qualities: 25 Wordle; 5 Why Self-Chat; Hi-Lo-LetGo.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Professional Development, Educators, Any Subject

Tags: Self Knowledge Personal Development Reflection
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Tips for a Fresh Start

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Tips for a Fresh Start Teaching Tips for a Successful Fresh Start. Three simple ideas: Affirmation; RPM; 1-Line Diary.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Transition, Educators, Any Subject

Tags: Induction New Year
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Tips for Independent Learning

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Tips for Independent Learning Teaching Tips for helping pupils to develop their independence through making choices. Helps students learn how to motivate themselves when time becomes unstructured. Activities include: One Island, Speed Choice and Free Time Audit.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Skills-Based Learning, Educators, Any Subject

Tags: Independent Learning Decision Making
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Tips for Using 'Story'

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Tips for Using Story Teaching Tips for using the stages of a story to inspire lesson design and for building learning relationships by telling your own stories.

Categories: Teaching Tips, Planning, Educators, Any Subject

Tags: Story Learning Community Lesson Design Relationships
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