Get students active whilst learning too!
Get students to isolate important sections of relevant images. Allows them to focus!
Resources:None!!What to do:I was lucky enough to have an INSET by Dylan Williams on the first day back to school this September! He demonstrated something, I absolutely loved!He said, do you realise in soap operas like Eastenders when the programme
Resources:Various!What to do:Inspired by this Cancer Research UK Tv Advert… I began to think what can I do… (As I am Muslim, I do not drink Alcohol.)So I challenge you educators to TRY-ATHLON.In September you must try the following things…12
Resources:Keyword listsBingo gridWhat to do:Hand students either pre-populated grids using ‘simple’ words, or using a wordlist provided ask students to fill in their grid. You must then use synonyms of those words. When a student finds a match they write that word
Resources:Lyrics of popular songsWhat to do:This idea is having listened to +Stephen Lockyer at #TMLondon! See here for the videos www.bit.ly/tmlondonaali.The idea suggested is to get students to correct the grammatical mistakes in everyday pop songs! How simple! Yet, really effective!For example: Students will
What to do:
Ask students to design a Google Logo based on your current topic!
They should edit the letters/adapt the logo to represent key areas of learning. People? Dates? Locations?
Really easy and
Resources:NoneWhat to do:Give your students a slip of paper with the sentence…
I wish my teacher knew…
Ask them to finish the sentence with:
Something about them; their home life? Something they find difficult? Enjoy doing?
Something about their
Resources:Willing volunteers and images!What to do:In order to spark interest and a love for art in and amongst your students try this…
Go around the school and place images of a pieces of work by various artists.
Resources:Some ideas here…What to do:This idea was one of many I picked up from #TMReading by AST Dr Love. He shared the concept of would you rather…For example…
Live without music or live without T.V.?
Eat a bar of soap