Monthly Archives: October 2014

October 12

Engaging mixed ability groups

Iain and Rich led a thoughtful and thought-provoking CPD session this week, looking at how we can best engage mixed ability groups. The session began by looking at the controversial first move by Nicky Morgan – a move that was first initiated in Gove’s Green Paper in 2007 – to forced compulsory setting in all […]

October 08

Literacy in MFL

Geraldine and Eleanor led the MFL briefing on literacy this morning. They began by outlining that MFL is all about literacy. Listening, speaking, reading, writing… this is the bedrock that Languages is built on. Learning displays in the faculty are outstanding and include connectives, adjectives, articles, time phrases and phonics. Literacy mats are well used […]