39 product(s) found for "Teacher Pocket Book"
Accelerated Learning - Teach..
By adopting accelerated learning principles you can teach in a way that maximises your students chances of reaching their potential. This pocketbook offers practical strategies and techniques that get results. After outlining the background to accelerated learning, Brin Best explains how to prepare your...
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Anger & Conflict Management ..
Explosive, uncontrolled anger is both frightening and damaging. Whether its verbal abuse, physical intimidation, violence, aggression, or a combination of these, trying to manage very angry pupils is tough. Its energy-sapping and can leave us feeling frustrated, powerless and, sometimes, inept and weak....
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Asperger Syndrome - Teacher ..
For some youngsters the world is a strange and unfathomable place where people dont say what they mean or mean what they say; where the rules change depending on who you are with; and where you are never allowed just to be yourself. Welcome to Planet Asperger, located in a parallel universe where everything...
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Assessment & Learning - Teac..
Good assessment focuses mainly on improvement and is used to support progress. It helps learners to know how well they have learned and provides feedback on how they can do better; it encourages learners to support and help each other; it builds self-motivation, self-confidence and self-reliance. These...
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Behaviour Management - Teach..
How to manage their classes is not only every new teachers first concern, its an area about which even the most experienced teachers are never complacent. This new edition of the Teachers Pocketbooks top-selling title is a practical, authoritative guide to creating calm classes and focused, co-operative...
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Boys, Girls & Learning - Tea..
There are more similarities than differences between girls and boys, but there are innate differences in how they think, feel, behave, communicate and learn. That said, not all boys and not all girls are the same. The challenge for education is to avoid gender stereotyping, while understanding and exploiting...
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Challenging Behaviours - Tea..
All children are challenging to some extent, but some are more challenging than others. Students with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties (SEBD) can be tough to support and teach. This pocketbook helps you to do just that. It focuses on three particular behaviour disorders: ADHD (Attention...
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Coaching & Reflecting - Teac..
Any tool which helps people to become even better and more consciously competent in their roles is to be welcomed. So its not surprising that coaching is now firmly established in schools. And because coaching centres around asking challenging and thought-provoking questions, coaching and reflecting...
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Collaborative Learning - Tea..
I really like it when we can talk in class, says Kelly in Year 8, grinning from ear to ear when I suggest a group activity on a grey Monday morning. Although I suspect that she might like it for the wrong reasons, I know that there is a lot for her and the other 29 students in the class to learn in a...
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Creative Teaching - Teacher ..
All teachers look to deliver inspiring, innovative and imaginative lessons. What better way to engage students and help them learn more effectively? Roy Watson-Davis draws on a deep well of creativity and on his experience as an AST and mentor to share numerous suggestions for original, inventive approaches...
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Differentiation - Teacher Po..
A glance at the history books or the pages of a Dickens novel reminds us how far education has come since the days when pupils sat silently in rows memorising knowledge imparted by the teacher. Learning was passive, and only gender and social class affected provision. In todays schools learning is at...
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Drama for Learning - Teacher..
Drama-based activities encourage high levels of cognitive activity; theyre fun, they get everyone involved, and they foster creativity across the curriculum. Maybe you recognise drama as a powerful tool for learning but dont see how it applies to your subject/classroom? Possibly youve experimented with...
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Dyscalculia - Teacher Pocket..
Are you an inchworm or a grasshopper? These are the descriptive terms applied by Professor Steve Chinn and colleagues to two distinct maths learning styles. While grasshoppers get the bigger picture and have a real facility with number, inchworms understand a great deal less. They follow mathematical...
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Dyslexia - Teacher Pocket Book
The word dyslexia has a Greek origin, dys- meaning difficulty and -lexia meaning words or language. Dyslexia is not just a reading or spelling problem; its a difficulty with language reading, writing, speaking, spelling and information processing. It can, in turn, lead to social problems. This pocketbook...
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Dyspraxia/DCD - Teacher Pock..
Find out what exactly dyspraxia/DCD is and the current approaches to diagnosis. Learn how to recognise students with dyspraxia; familiarise yourself with the effects of the condition, including secondary consequences; and equip yourself with a range of teaching tools and classroom strategies to support...
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EAL - Teacher Pocket Book
Britain today is culturally and linguistically diverse. One in eight pupils in primary schools speaks a language other than English; in secondary schools, one in six. Over 200 languages are spoken in London schools. The EAL Pocketbook is for teachers of pupils learning English as an additional language,...
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Eating Disorders Pocketbook ..
Eating disorders are not just a teenage fad; they are a serious mental health disorder that can affect people of any age, race or gender. Statistically speaking, one student in each of your classes is at risk. But how should you respond when a pupil confides in you about their eating disorder? And how...
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Effective Classroom Communic..
Research consistently shows that teacher effectiveness is about engagement, interaction, questioning, positive atmosphere, high expectations and suitable challenge. At the heart of all these areas is the ability to communicate effectively. How you do that minute by minute and second by second is fundamental...
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Emotional Literacy - Teacher..
By helping students to recognise, understand and handle emotions their own and others we can build their self-esteem, improve their confidence and pave the way for them to become educationally and socially successful. The authors use case studies to demonstrate the effectiveness of helping children to...
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Form Tutor’s - Teacher Pocke..
While the role of form tutor may be changing, its importance within a school is not. Yet its a role for which most teachers receive very little training. Somehow youre expected to pick up and master the considerable skills as you go along. Picking up this pocketbook for its clear guidance on all aspects...
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Gifted & Talented - Teacher ..
Gifted and talented education is at a crossroads. Turn right and speed off down the motorway, only to be frustrated by the rush-hour traffic of identification, strategies, tests, labels, targets and anxious children. Turn left on to the road less travelled, and theres no crazed rush to a destination;...
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Growth Mindset - Teacher Poc..
People with fixed mindsets believe that fundamental qualities like intelligence are essentially stable; people with growth mindsets believe that such qualities can be developed and nurtured. Research shows that learners with growth mindsets are more: open to challenges and constructively critical feedback;...
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Handwriting - Teacher Pocket..
Whether youre teaching novice writers, older children or adults, youll benefit from Julie Bennetts enthusiasm and expertise. She presents handwriting as both an art and a science. Either way, it can be mastered. Julie covers all bases: teaching, improving and troubleshooting handwriting. Starting with...
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Head of Department’s - Teach..
This third edition of the Head of Departments Pocketbook will support middle leaders in both primary and secondary schools in carrying out their jobs confidently and efficiently. Authors Brin Best and Will Thomas know from experience that managing diverse teams in a climate of inflated performance expectations...
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Independent Learning - Teach..
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled (Plutarch). The trouble is that, as much as we believe those words, were sometimes under such pressure to deliver that were tricked into the spoon-feeding shortcut. We then become trapped, with our pupils, in an unhealthy cycle where we do...
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Learning & the Brain - Teach..
Teachers are responsible for shaping the connections inside learners brains on a day-to-day basis, connections that will remain in place for the rest of those learners lives. Understanding the science of learning in the brain is, therefore, a powerful way to inform teaching and have an impact on learning....
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Learning to Learn - Teacher ..
It was in response to requests from teachers that Learning to Learn came to be written. Hard-pressed to cover what to learn, finding time to research or devise materials on how to learn was, we were told, a problem. Tom Barwoods highly- regarded workshops for teachers and students in schools address...
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Lesson Observation - Teacher..
We are all familiar with the summative, Ofsted model of lesson observation where performance is judged according to external criteria. However, used formatively and creatively, lesson observation is a process that can support and professionally develop the observer as much as the observed. Observing...
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Literacy Across the Curricul..
The latest teaching standards demand that all teachers take responsibility for promoting high standards of literacy and correct use of standard English, whatever the teachers specialism. Thats no bad thing, but it leaves some of us feeling under-trained and over-exposed. Enter the Literacy Across the...
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Managing Workload - Teacher ..
Teaching is a challenging and rewarding profession but it comes with a significant workload: a recent survey found that work-related stress among teachers is double the national average for most other professions. Will Thomas demonstrates how changing your mental approach to workload and implementing...
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Outstanding Lessons - Teache..
Teaching brilliant lessons is something all teachers aspire to, not least because we get a buzz from knowing we have made an impact. When we teach great lessons our students are motivated, engaged and successful, and we are judged in a positive light by our colleagues, by our pupils and by inspectors....
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P4C - Teacher Pocket Book
Philosophy for Children (P4C) was conceived by Professor Matthew Lipman in the late 1960s. Heres what he said about it: The aim of a thinking skills program such as P4C is to help children become more thoughtful, more reflective, more considerate and more reasonable individuals. Who wouldnt want to offer...
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Primary Teacher’s - Teacher..
Its not just newly qualified and beginning teachers who will find this an invaluable classroom companion. Bruce Potts defines the role of the primary teacher and considers what makes an inspirational teacher. He covers a range of everyday issues including classroom organisation, effective planning, behaviour...
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Questioning Technique - Tea..
Teachers questions play a critical role, not just for the thinking they provoke, but in the modelling of questioning skills and the development of curiosity. Research shows that when teachers think more about questioning deepening their understanding, extending their range of strategies and planning...
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Raising Achievement - Teach..
The drive in schools to ensure that all students reach their potential is fuelled by a wealth of data for tracking progress and revealing which groups and individuals are underachieving. The challenge for teachers is to find strategies that close the gap, allowing every pupil the best possible chance...
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Speech, Language & Communica..
Most children develop speech, language and communication skills instinctively, a process that begins at birth and continues into adulthood. But what about the children who dont naturally acquire the fundamental spoken and written skills, essential for success in education and at work? Their weak grasp...
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Stop Bullying - Teacher Pock..
Gifted and talented education is at a crossroads. Turn right and speed off down the motorway, only to be frustrated by the rush-hour traffic of identification, strategies, tests, labels, targets and anxious children. Turn left on to the road less travelled, and theres no crazed rush to a destination;...
$17.90
Teaching Assistant’s - Teach..
Just like teachers, TAs need proper induction, training and career development opportunities. The Teaching Assistants Pocketbook supports this need by offering an accessible guide to this varied role. If youre new to the job, what exactly can you expect when you start out in a new school? If youre an...
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Teaching Thinking - Teacher ..
Never before have we had access to such a flood of information internet, tv, radio, mobile phones, etc. But what strategies are children developing to screen it all? They can access information and absorb it as entertainment, but they often lack the skills to approach it critically. For our students...
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