Integrated Arts – Week 8Another fun week was had during my second dance input, when I learned more about making dance lessons meaningful, fun and safe for children. I was introduced to a variety of fun warm up games, most of which I had … <a href="https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/glowblogs/elainejones/2020/12/04/integrated-arts-week-8/">Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a>
Christmas Tree DecoratingPrimary 2 had a great time this week making decorations for our school Christmas tree! We put them on the tree today which was very exciting! Primary 2 are really getting into the Christmas spirit!
This week in Room 2It’s been another super week in Room 2. We have been working so hard to revise our sounds and words and develop our skills in adding. We created some wonderful writing too. Have a look at some of the things … <a href="https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/glowblogs/newtonfarm/?p=10988">Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a>
Room9This week the boys and girls have been working together to create a Christmas tree for our classroom.
Motivation BoardsMotivating pupils for work tasks can be tricky. Some of our young people find it difficult to work, if they do not see the purpose. This can be okay and manageable at time, but at other times, this motivation to work on things they find uninteresting or lacking in purpose for them at this stage
Integrated Arts – Week One (6th of October 2020)To begin this module today we participated in two really engaging workshops; an introduction to drama strategies and an introduction to primary music. Firstly in the drama strategies workshop we explored the impact of enthusiastic teacher behaviours. This can increase pupils self-esteem, increase their engagement and interest in the lesson. (Kyriacou, 2010) This learning will