Navigation

Related Articles

Back to Latest Articles

Leading in Literacy


Jeremy Turner
Leading in Literacy
In education it is literacy that underpins the whole school curriculum and our all-important examination system; one reason why at Bushey Meads School outstanding staff including our hard working Key Stage 3 Coordinator for English, Miss Levitan and Mrs McDermott (who is the Team Leader of Teaching Assistants – Teaching & Learning) have been piloting an exciting project to develop and reinforce excellent levels of literacy with students in their classes they teach.
Using some exciting active learning strategies, focused on key vocabulary closely linked with set texts the students have been learning, they shared their exemplary practice with all staff during last week’s Staff Briefing meeting.

Their ideas which are tried and tested and evidenced by some great progress over time will now be used by all staff across the school curriculum. We would like to thank them both for all they have done to promote this aspect of literacy in learning across the school.

Show Comments (0)

Comments

Related Articles

PE & Health

PE Outdoor Activities Trip May 3rd – May 6th

From Thursday May 3rd to Sunday May 6th a group of 12 Year 10 Sports Studies students went on the annual outdoor education trip to Widemouth Bay in Cornwall. It was an action...

Posted on by Ashley Cartledge
Geography

Oxford GCSE Revision Day

At the end of March a group of Year 11 Geography students travelled to London for an revision day in the Victoria Apollo theatre. Although Lottie believed that Miss Skevington had...

Posted on by Olivia Skevington