100 IDEAS: QUICK - EASY - INSPIRED - OUTSTANDINGNo notice inspections are something every teacher now has to be prepared for. This accessible new book provides strategies to embed into your everyday teaching to ensure your English lessons are consistently outstanding every day, whether you are being observed or not. Dip in and pick an idea to use as a starter or develop a whole lesson plan from the practical, step-by-step activities included.The ideas will help your students develop strong foundation skills in
spelling, punctuation, reading and writing as well as learning how to
work together, listen to each other, give great presentations and
tackle and analyse different types of text. But it's not all about work! There are strategies for inspiring in your class a love of literature
and English by delving into a wide variety of texts - poetry, plays,
novels, journalism and Shakespeare. There are also ideas to help you
improve your teaching practice, tips on how to create the best learning
environment for studying English and specific advice on how to cope with
those dreaded Ofsted inspections.
Angella Cooze is Lecturer in English Education at Swansea School of Education.
A wonderfully varied selection of top ideas to make your English lessons the best they can be. Packed full of practical gimmick-free ideas that any teacher would appreciate.
A joy to read cover to cover or simply dip in and out of when you are in need of some inspiration. A go-to book for all English teachers.
Sarah Findlater, English teacher, assistant principal and literacy coordinator @MsFindlater
Mary Myatt's experience as an Ofsted inspector is invaluable in putting right some myths. Get this on your reading list!
Alex Quigley, English teacher and assistant head, @HuntingEnglish