Weekly Round Up – 3rd May 2021

Blog of the Week

‘The Power of “By”’ by Adam Boxer

In this blog Adam encourages us to think about the rationale behind particular teaching approaches that we might be looking to focus on.

You can find the ‘Blog of the Week’ archive here.

On Classteaching Blog

‘How to pre-empt poor behaviour and avoid unnecessary confrontation’ by Shaun Allison

A summary of strategies that teachers can employ to prevent problems with behaviour

‘Disciplinary Reading in Real Life’ by Fran Haynes

This blog looks at how we are implementing disciplinary reading here at Durrington

On Research School Blog

‘Do Now Better’ by Jack Tavasolly-Marsh

‘Do Now’ tasks are commonplace at the start of lessons these days.  In this blog, Jack explores how they can be even more effective.

Other Useful Links

Classteaching Podcast

Subscribe to the ClassTeaching podcast:

https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/class-teaching-podcast/id1553470551 (Apple)

https://anchor.fm/james-crane39/ (Other platforms)

Episode 8 available now: Responding to Misconceptions

James Crane talks to Deb Friis about how she identifies and then responds to misconceptions.

Next FREE CPD Twilight Webinar

  • Theme: Disciplinary Reading
  • Led by: Fran Haynes
  • Date: Tuesday 11th May
  • Time: 3.30pm-4.00pm



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