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Discover Creative Whole School Approaches to Learning with the Library - Inspiration for Teachers. 90: Season 5: The Creativity and Innovation Series: Sarah Pavey: Creative Whole School Approaches to Learning with the Library Audio Player'Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not… Click To Tweet Episode Snapshot – Creative Whole School Approaches to Learning with the Library Kelly Long chats with Sarah Pavey an Independent Consultant and Trainer.

Discover Creative Whole School Approaches to Learning with the Library - Inspiration for Teachers

Sarah has been a school librarian since 1992 working in state and independent sectors. She has spent a considerable amount of time in the classroom as well as the Library, consequently she is passionate about developing information literacy skills, critical thinking skills and independent learning skills throughout all key stages. Quizizz: Fun Multiplayer Classroom Quizzes.

Inspired by Space Engaging Girls In STEM CHK 2017. Thinking about 13 Reasons Why: Teens, Mental Health and Media. MyMoneyWeek. Aa A-Level Advanced Level qualifications are available for 16-18-year-olds in various subjects that help students make a successful transition to university and future careers.


Download free lesson plans and teaching resources on money management and financial capability. For teachers and librarians — Worldquake – Dragon's Green by Scarlett Thomas. Poetry By Heart. Get Debating worksheets. Description Get Debating is a new series of classroom worksheets focusing on debating techniques, structuring effective arguments and finding suitable topics for debate.

Get Debating worksheets

The pack consists of four worksheets that students can use in the classroom, as well as a glossary of debating terms and accompanying teachers' notes. The four worksheets are: Debater’s Checklist - A step by step checklist to get students ready for debate. Moderator's Guide - A guide for students to use to manage the tricky task of running a debate.In your School - Helps students find issues for debate in school and encourages them to survey their peers to decide which issues to prioritise.In the News Now - Helps students to identify current new stories and topics suitable for debate. You can download the full set of worksheets by clicking 'Download worksheets' or you can download worksheets individually from the links in the above text.

Learning Outcomes Students will: Curriculum Guide & Teachers' Notes Curriculum Guide. New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art releases 375,000 digital works for remix and re-use online via CC0. Today, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York announces that all public domain images in its collection will be shared under CC0, expanding their digital collection by over 375,000 images.

New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art releases 375,000 digital works for remix and re-use online via CC0

Today, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York announces that all public domain images in its collection will be shared under CC0, expanding their digital collection by over 375,000 images as well as providing data on over 420,000 museum objects spanning more than 5,000 years. CC0 allows anyone to use, re-use, and remix a work without restriction. This announcement will shape the future of public domain images online and underscores the Met’s leadership role as one of the most important open museum collections in the world.

Creative Commons CEO Ryan Merkley joined the Met to announce the release. Civil Rights Movement - EasyBib Blog. The lessons below aim to develop student research and writing skills through an examination of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950’s and 60’s in the United States.

Civil Rights Movement - EasyBib Blog

Authentic sources are given so students effectively practice the skills they learn and have real examples to work with. Audio recordings and videos are also included in certain lessons to make the content more engaging for students. Evaluating Claims. The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Awards. The prize got off to an admirable start in 1956 by honouring Edward Ardizzone for his Tim All Alone, a choice validated by posterity, which still appreciates his ink line and soft-toned watercolour creating three-dimensional scenes – whether cosy rooms or vast seascapes – that take the reader into the action.

The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Awards

Like stage sets, they make each page a little world. Rules of war. Introduce young people to the rules of war.

Rules of war

Armed conflict will always involve casualties and loss. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement works to minimise the harmful effects of conflict by raising awareness of international laws governing what is and is not allowed in armed conflict. These laws are based on the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and other international treaties. They form the basis of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) or the ‘rules of war’ as they are sometimes more simply known. Pick and choose from our rules of war resources to create thought-provoking sessions in which young people can explore core humanitarian principles and how they can be applied situations of armed conflict.

Resource overview Information sheet for educators A useful introduction to key terminology. Suggested age range: 14 -16 year olds. National Schools Partnership - Viceroy's House. Oxford dictionary considers including wave of Trumpian neologisms. Donald Trump Is Gaslighting America. The CIA officially determined that Russia intervened in our election, and President-elect Donald Trump dismissed the story as if it were a piece of fake news.

Donald Trump Is Gaslighting America

"These are the same people that said Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction," his transition team wrote in a statement. "The election ended a long time ago in one of the biggest Electoral College victories in history. It’s now time to move on and ‘Make America Great Again'. " The ENABLE approach to eliminating bullying - SWGfL Magazine.

Bullying has been a behavioural focus for many schools across the UK and Europe for the last two decades; it represents the crystallisation of how aggressive negative behaviour impacts on the safety and well-being of children and young people and there have been a plethora of anti-bullying interventions developed over that course of history.

the ENABLE approach to eliminating bullying - SWGfL Magazine

Whilst there have been a range of local gains around these interventions, the incidence of aggressive behaviour in the 11-16 age group hasn’t shifted significantly across the whole landscape. In some independent studies, there are suggestions that the incidence of these behaviours is rising, particularly those associated with online technologies. The recent Ditch the Label UK Annual Bullying survey found that 1 in 2 young people have at some point experienced bullying, with 1 in 4 being bullied at least once within the past year. One student told our Conference delegates in ENABLE Zagreb 2016: The ENABLE approach. Education: Chris Eyre's 5 Tips for Surviving the School Holidays. Education: Routledge Education December Author of the Month: Julie Cigman. 1) What motivated you to write Getting Boys Up and Running in the Early Years?

Education: Routledge Education December Author of the Month: Julie Cigman

I find it shocking that any child is excluded from school in the Early Years, and particularly shocking that the large majority of excluded children are boys. I have observed boys who manage to survive the first years of school, but who aren’t ready to be squeezed into a ‘one size fits all’ education system at the age of three or four. These boys behave in a way that becomes problematic within an assessment-driven system.

Boys who struggle to hold a pencil and form letters and numbers, or find it hard to sit still in an adult-led activity are labelled as ‘less able’ and develop a poor image of themselves as learners. When this happens, the system is failing to take children’s developmental needs into account. Generation Green. Understanding Bullying: From School to the Workplace FreeBook. Downloader Login. World War One: The Unknown Soldier. Engage learners with World War One (WWI) and the humanitarian impact of armed conflict. Curriculum-led session plans and short activities link to a powerful film called The Unknown Soldier. Age range: 15 – 19 year olds The film The Unknown Soldier from British Red Cross on Vimeo. © Joe Higgins The Unknown Soldier depicts life in WWI trenches in the moments before soldiers go over the top and into battle.

The film is directed as though the viewer is present and is intended to stimulate reflection on what life might have been like for soldiers during WWI. Teaching resources Introduction Introductory teaching notes support the film and accompanying session plans. Supporting activities These stand-alone activities are perfect for form or tutor time. Media studies. National Schools Partnership - Alzheimers Research UK. Tigerteaparty. ESL Song Lessons - - Songs For Teaching Grammar. ESL and EFL teachers looking for inspiration for lesson planning will find this list of songs to teach English grammar we’ve compiled a useful resource. Highlighted are songs available as complete ESL song lesson plans here on Songs for teaching present simple Eric Clapton / Wonderful Tonight (lyrics) The Beatles / She Loves You (lyrics) Bette Middler / From A Distance (lyrics) Songs for teaching present continuous Rod Stewart / Sailing (lyrics) Fool’s Garden / Lemon Tree (lyrics) Suzanne Vega / Tom’s Diner (lyrics) Songs for teaching past simple The Beatles / Yellow Submarine (lyrics) Gloria Gaynor / I Will Survive (lyrics) Celine Dion / Because You Loved Me (lyrics) Songs for teaching past continuous.

Plagiarism in high places. There has been an interesting discussion on the North American information literacy discussion list about how and whether Melania Trump's apparent plagiarism can be used in information literacy education. It has been pointed out that it can also be used to raise discussion of issues such as ghostwriting, and also differing types and degrees of plagiarism. To me, it seems particularly problematic to plagiarise something which is supposed to be about how you feel, but I'm probably just politically naive. Reference: Brian Martin. (2008, 31 October). When ghosts plagiarise. ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation). Teachable Moment: Melania Trump - Teachable Moment: Olympic Mascots - BBC ON THIS DAY. Euro 2016 and Battle of the Somme Literacy Toolkit. Many British footballers volunteered to fight alongside the millions of others who went to France a century ago, most famously the men of the Footballers’ Battalion.

Top author and children's laureate publish illustrated poem on the dangers of testing children too early. Lovereading 4 Kids Updates from the world of children's books » Blog Archive » School Summer Update. ASOS Resources — Anti-Bullying Training - The Anti-Bullying Ambassadors. The Diana Award Anti-Bullying Campaign has teamed up with ASOS to launch #MySenseOfSelf, a brand new project exploring body image, body confidence and self-esteem.