How Learning Works: Strengthening of Learning
Every time a memory is brought to mind, it is reconstructed and reinforced. When pupils are quizzed, they’re not just checking their memory – they are enhancing it. This seminar will examine the act of retrieval and how it is thought to strengthen memory, and make information more retrievable later.
Poetry CPD Workshop with professional Poet Ian Bland
• how the role of poetry has changed in the new curriculum,
• how we can engage learners with a variety of poetic forms so that they can read and perform poetry with increased ability and confidence,
• how we can empower children with the skills and techniques to write their own unique pieces of work,