Research Projects

zxczcxLive Feedback: Modelling

Provide live feedback to pupils can be hugely beneficial, whether this is done remotely or in the classroom via modelling. Evidence suggests pupils who know what success looks like have a goal. Goals can increase motivation and belief. (Locke and Latham, 2002) Furthermore cognitive science states that providing worked examples – models broken into steps …

zxczcxVerbal feedback: Say it again, better

A very simple strategy to get pupils to enhance the quality of their verbal response. Pose a question, invite a response, provide formative feedback, then request the pupil to “Say it again, better”. Then finally respond to the improve verbal response. Say it again better

zxczcxVerbal feedback: Cold calling

A strategy to increase pupil engagement in class discussion/questioning and ensure probing feedback to as many pupils as possible. Keep using feedback as a way of probing to gauge understanding; the focus is on “What have you understood” rather than “Have you understood” Further information here Cold calling

zxczcxClass critique

A version of collective feedback where a small group of pupils collectively critique their work via small group dialogue. They offer one another suggestions or advice about how to improve. This may need to first be modelled by the teacher before moving to ‘gallery’ sessions. Click here for guidance how to implement this technique. Class …

zxczcxArt Remote Learning Resources

Weekly remote lesson plans for Art click HERE Bubble closure art resources Below are art resources for remote learning which will cover two weeks of learning (two hours per week). Two of the lessons are based on the same theme (1 per week). Click below to view the resources. EYFS Art Home Learning KS1 Art …