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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: streaming maths classes at primary level has its advantages

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 09:43am by Julie Mcguire

    ... of strength, he has a chance to move to a different group. Maths is one of the subjects in which streaming is more common as there can be such a wide range of abilities in one class. It is in essence ... to different rooms. It can be more flexible in terms of lesson timing. A lesson can be extended if pupils are in the middle of an exciting investigation or concepts need reinforcing. It also allows ...

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    Show children how to organise themselves

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 10:27am by KRIS GIENGER

    ... Kris Gienger life@scmp.com Show son the way to get ready What can we do to help our son become more organised? He is so scattered, I have given my helper a list to make sure he has everything each morning. His teacher also reports he cannot organise himse ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: the importance of teaching children good social skills

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:44am by JESSICA OGILVY STUART

    ... Jessica Ogilvy-Stuart life@scmp.com Good manners make positive first impressions How can I help my young son develop better social skills? He is often awkward in company and can appear to be rude. I don't want him to develop bad habits. Children are ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Learning to go forth and multiply

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 10:33am by Julie Mcguire

    ... Julie McGuire life@scmp.com Learning to go forth and multiply I recently attended a Year Five parents' evening and was told that children should know their multiplication tables by the end of Year Four. I have tried to help my daughter by encouraging ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    How to overcome a teary start to the school year

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:31pm by KRIS GIENGER

    ... when he first goes to class. The teacher said he calms down after an hour and then participates well and seems to enjoy class and his friends. When I ask him about it, he just shrugs. Leaving the home environment for school upsets many children, and parents. Often the first day of the year has staff busy consoling children and settling them into their classes, while handling anxious ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: there's no shortcut to success in literature exams

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 10:01am by JESSICA OGILVY STUART

    ... poetry, a novel and a play. It is extremely challenging to study a work without annotating, so hard copies are fundamental. He will have studied passages from the texts during class and you can normally see which extracts have been covered from margin notes and highlights. Typically, these will be key passages which illustrate a relationship or theme. Also, collect any handouts, class ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: the joy of field trips

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by KRIS GIENGER

    ... and supported with classroom activities. Many lesson objectives can be incorporated into activities in the classroom, based around what a class has experienced on a field trip. At the beginning of new ... the same base from which to share. In the middle of a unit, a field trip can give your son the chance to put his knowledge into action and show what he knows. Many children enjoy looking at animals ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: dealing with disruptive children

    Posted May 06th 2014, 11:59am by Julie Mcguire

    ... Julie McGuire life@scmp.com In my daughter's class there are several pupils who are very disruptive. The teacher spends a great deal of time handling these children and it concerns me ... of time and effort trying to get a good balance within each class In any class there is a range of both ability and behaviour- in some cases this range can be wide, and this can be challenging ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: organising your revision notes

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 10:25am by JESSICA OGILVY STUART

    ... Jessica Ogilvy-Stuart life@scmp.com Maps help to navigate through sea of revision I am taking public exams this year. I have piles of revision notes and don't know where to start. Any advice? In a previous article, I wrote about creating a revision t ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Class Action: revision schedules

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 09:49am by Jessica Ogilvy-Stuart

    ... Jessica Ogilvy-Stuart life@scmp.com Planning of revision prevents students from being swamped My son is sitting public exams this summer. He was hoping to use the Easter holidays to catch up on his revision but seems to be overwhelmed by the quantity of w ...




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