Morag Young and Morag Simpson, Physical Education Lead Officers for Falkirk Council Curriculum Support Team delivered a twilight course to primary staff on the Better Movers and Thinkers Programme. This programme is an innovative, exciting and challenging movement and learning programme for Physical Education, that focuses directly on enhancing the links between moving and thinking and how these elements scaffold the development of physical performance and inter-disciplinary learning. The practical content was delivered and developed in response to the questions and identified needs of the participants.
Feedback was extremely positive and participants are looking forward to the follow up session in February.
Examples of some feedback are shown below:
“Really interesting course with many ready to use ideas, can’t wait to try with my class!”
” Enjoyed the layering effect of tasks as it really allows for differentiation”
” ..will implement right away, very motivational”