• Encourages pupil responsibility
• Involves all pupils – if chosen
• Engages students in the lesson
• Promotes verbal literacy
• Creates an atmosphere of trust where
opinions and ideas are valued, and
students listen and respond to each
other as well as to the teacher
Your job is to greet any new
visitors to the classroom.
You must explain to the
visitor what we are learning
about this lesson.
Your job is to sum up the
learning from the lesson.
How have we reached the
What was difficult this
Your job is to celebrate the
positive achievements of the class.
You will need to provide the class
with positive feedback about the
learning of TWO members of the
Your job is to go around during
experiments and check that
people are being safe.
Also to ask people questions
about their experiment. e.g. what
is your independent variable?
What are you keeping the same?
Subtracting numbers made
This technique avoids the need to subtract
a large number from a small number,
always a difficult task for students.
The column method requires we borrow,
carry …. and get confused!
301 – 57
is a very awkward
So lets make it easier!
Place the numbers in a
column as normal
numbers by 3
40 so 60
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