Tag Archives: literacy

Dyslexia-friendly classrooms: Top 40 Tips

Teaching to meet the needs of students with dyslexic tendencies is as close as it might be possible to get to a ‘no-brainer’ at Wellacre. Here, our SENCO Michelle Keating describes her quick wins to help ensure that your lessons are … Continue reading

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Acting the text – a ‘Talk for Writing’ strategy

English teacher Leor Holtzman led last week’s 15-Minute Forum on ‘Acting the text’ a strategy she was introduced to when at a creative writing workshop with Pie Corbett. In a nutshell, Pie Corbett states that to enable students to learn they need to have opportunities … Continue reading

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The 1, 2, 3 of SPaG success!

Every fortnight, one of our NQTs will write a reflective blog post focusing on issues raised in our professional development sessions. This is the third in the series, by our Geography NQT @GillianPerry8, on developing students independence in terms of literacy. I … Continue reading

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