One of our mantras at TT Education is that "talk is thought" – that only when you talk something through can you realise if you've properly understood it. But, when we ask children to discuss things in ‘talk partners’, how can we be sure they’re all on task and actually learning? This INSET introduces ten games that provide an engaging structure for partner talk, and shows how they can apply across the curriculum.
"Who needs the most practice talking in school?" asked the home-schooling advocate John Holt. "Who gets the most?" he added. We know how effective child-led and oracy-rich learning can be - and how engaging it is, too - but how can we maximise the talk while ensuring that children stay on task so they actually learn? This training will:
This INSET is appropriate for primary schools.
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