The English Classroom

A HELPFUL GUIDE FOR PRESERVICE AND GRADUATE TEACHERS

The Situation You need your students to rank and categorise information. The Solution A ranking ladder placemat will allow students to practice a number of skills Rank information. Discuss their ideas with peers Categorise the information into multiple categorise. Check out the below information for a rank ladders about the impact of misinformation. Students place …

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The Situation Your students need to build rapport with one another. The Solution At the beginning of the year, some students know each other from previous classes while others may not. As the teacher, you will want to get students to interact as quickly as possible. When students have built rapport they are more likely …

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AITSL STANDARDS: 4.2 – Manage classroom activities Establish and maintain orderly and workable routines to create an environment where student time is spent on learning tasks. TOOLS Behaviour Management is always one of the toughest things to contend with in the classroom. However, it doesn’t have to be doom and gloom. Using the Harry Potter …

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Thanking students for their wonderful efforts is always a great way to build morale in the classroom. Improvement is incremental. And students improve in different ways. For example, improvement might take loner for some students. Regardless, it is important to celebrate success even if it is small leaps. Be creative and have classroom rewards. You …

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