CLASSROOM ENVIRONMENT (ATTRACTIVE AND WELCOMING). Resources easily available with clear and helpful labels. All Health and safety notices mounted in separate wall display. Lively and stimulating setting for learning. Good work is annotated so pupils can see what they should be aiming for.
The teacher ask students the following questions.
It is important to that all staff understand how children learn and plan courses, lessons and activities with appropriate challenge for all abilities.
Why do we need homework?
Homework is recognized as being important for a number of reasons.
1. Parents will be given a Curriculum Guideat the start of each year. It will contain an outline of all the work to be covered in each subject, who to contact if they wish to discuss items, possible extension activities parents can oversee and a list of homework topics for the term.
Enforcement is to be through Reward rather then punitive measures.
The crucial phase at the start of the lesson can serve three important and interrelated purposes.
It is crucial that time is allowed to draw the lesson to a conclusion. The function of this phase includes giving opportunity for:
1. Student self assessment/evaluation
2. Teacher feedback
3. Agreed Targets
Teacher Feedback occurs in a number of forms both written and verbal. It is important that parents realize that the marking of exercise books is not the only form of instruction. However the following practice has been agreed.