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04/03/21

Families were given inspiration to create an entire day devoted to reading. To mark , pupils at Magna Carta Primary Academy were given a suggested itinerary to help them to weave reading into their day. https://t.co/DRwlawbMYd https://t.co/z5kegCHlJj

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27/02/21

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Captain Tom Moore

“Someone will have to make extra cake and sandwiches, and it won’t be me.” Today we celebrate the life of our hero. We will be following Captain Tom’s wishes by enjoying a cup of tea and a slice of Victoria sponge cake. Please join us as we raise a cup to him. https://t.co/c9F1xBFL9a

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25/02/21

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Jane Considine

Useful. https://t.co/D3goRnrzlv

24/02/21

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Fleur Hitchcock💙

Perspective. https://t.co/KkCugeTG5Z

23/02/21

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BBC News (UK)

Australian scientists find the country's oldest known rock art - a 17,300-year-old painting of a kangaroo 🦘🎨🖌️ https://t.co/rJhmUoyuv2

23/02/21

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Penguin Books UK

‘Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.’ W. E. B. Du Bois, born in 1868

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22/02/21

Lovely surprise to find this book waiting at school this morning https://t.co/SkD4XDQpo0

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21/02/21

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British Library Learning

This exquisite notebook was inherited by William Blake, when his brother died in 1787. William probably started using it in February that year & kept it with him all his life. Browse Blake's beautiful sketches and poetic drafts of 'London' & 'The Tyger': https://t.co/eZp447443q https://t.co/ziglc2E24K

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20/02/21

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PL Henderson  ♀ 🎨

Australia’s Oldest Man Knits Tiny Sweaters For Penguins Injured In Oil Spills https://t.co/Dcivr6eSla

18/02/21

Yes, yes, yes. These episodes are just five minutes long. They challenge stereotypes and they educate. A must watch series. https://t.co/P1RFsiKRGj

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18/02/21

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ActiveEssex

Men struggle to open up, but it is important we offer them support. The have explored activities and initiatives that will benefit men's wellbeing before they reach a crisis and have developed 5 key principles. Find out more here👉 https://t.co/JEuFO6ZL9z https://t.co/esVgWjrc3D

17/02/21

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BBC News (UK)

Marcus Rashford named in Time magazine's Next 100 list as someone who is shaping the future https://t.co/yzDdxZolFT

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17/02/21

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Clangers

Kindness is never wasted, it always makes a difference. Happy from the Clangers! 💖✨ https://t.co/8i0xew82lI

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17/02/21

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BookTrust

Books are a great way to help children talk about their feelings or understand what they're going through a little better. We've put together a list of great titles that could help support a healthy mind: https://t.co/DFgLyR7PPp Pic: Ella Bailey https://t.co/Y89mu6Lzvf

16/02/21

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BBC News (UK)

Longleat Safari Park celebrates success of pancake tortoise breeding programme, with five newborns https://t.co/uVBpx3FC7B

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16/02/21

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Teaching School

The ‘go to’ recipe - Happy Pancake Day 🥞 https://t.co/TajMTW28tL

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16/02/21

Children learning remotely from home have been encouraged to step away from their computers and learn in alternative ways. Magna Carta Primary Academy held a No Screens Day to give pupils a break from their online learning during lockdown. https://t.co/XC66DTFbmU https://t.co/XJeDtbCrVz

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13/02/21

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BMAT STEM Academy

Thank you to and for leading the live lesson for our final session. We all have so much more information about the opportunities available at all levels. There are so many exciting options out there! https://t.co/5pfnZ2EcGV

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13/02/21

Savoury and sweet. In different times we could have all come together for a party with all this delicious food. https://t.co/MJzNhIdKB3

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13/02/21

Thank you to our amazing parents for embracing . All the food looks delicious. https://t.co/rANaqJbvnK

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Staff CPD

 

Anti-bullying CPD modules for staff

The Anti-bullying Alliance have released 10 courses for anyone working with children. They are:

 

Module 1: Is it bullying?

Module 2: Bullying and the Law

Module 3: Bullying and Special Educational Needs/Disabilities

Module 4: The 10 Key Principles

Module 5: Preventing Bullying

Module 6: Responding to Bullying

Module 7: Cyberbullying (Online Bullying)

Module 8: Young Carers and Bullying

Module 9: Looked After Children and Bullying

Module 10: Mental Health and Bullying

 

Access all modules here: https://www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/all-modules

 

 

 

Computing CPD

The London and Essex Computing Hub have provided free online CPD courses for teachers of computing. These can be accessed here: https://teachcomputing.org/courses?location=Online&utm_source=Adestra&utm_medium=email&utm_term=&utm_content=https%3A%2F%2Fteachcomputing.org%2Fcourses%3Flocation%3DOnline&utm_campaign=Copy%20of%20Computing%20Hubs%20Newsletter%20Template

You can listen to the NCCEs podcasts and hear experts, teachers and educators discussing their approaches to key teaching issues: https://blog.teachcomputing.org/tag/podcast/

The Computing Hub have a fantastic resource repository with a library of lesson plans, units and activities that can be used to teach pupils:  https://teachcomputing.org/resources

 

 

Maths and Science Courses

Online courses from STEM Learning allow you to learn wherever and whenever alongside your teaching. You'll be supported by experienced educators to use our online courses to meet your development needs and help you maximise your students' learning. You'll access real classroom footage, discuss lessons with colleagues from around the world, and learn from leading experts in their respective fields.
 
Online courses are delivered by STEM Learning and hosted by FutureLearning. 
 
Access the courses here: https://www.stem.org.uk/online-cpd

 

The National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM)

This website has a wealth of tools and resources to support adults (teachers, co-educators, parents) to improve their maths subject knowledge. Registration is free at https://www.ncetm.org.uk/. Once registered, you can either browse the online modules and resources, or begin with the self-evaluation tool. The website keeps a record of your learning which you can return to at any time. 

 

Numicon

There are plenty of free online training modules for adults to improve their maths subject knowledge including bar modelling and using manipulatives to add fractions. Go to:

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-school/numicon-teaching-assessment-resources

 
 

BBC Bitesize

If you have specific areas of the maths curriculum you want to understand better, BBC Bitesize is the place for you. Furthermore, it's not just maths that they cover. If you don't know your Victorians from your Edwardians or want to brush up your knowledge of solids, liquids and gases, go to https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/learn

 

Exploring Books for Children CPD

Pictures have played an important role in books for children ever since there have been publications produced particularly with children in mind. But how do stories and picture books encountered in childhood fire young imaginations? In this free course Exploring books for children: words and pictures you will learn how children’s fiction, ranging from classics such as Beatrix Potter to contemporary authors like Anthony Browne, combines images and text in remarkably sophisticated ways to communicate with young and old. Access the course here: https://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/exploring-books-children-words-and-pictures/content-section-0?intro=1#

 

A range of CPD opportunities

https://www.dropbox.com/s/594p2kqvh80by1e/Free%20CPD%20opportunities.docx?dl=0

 

Using the Media in Lessons

Picture News are hosting regular  free web CPD sessions for schools.  All of the sessions are 30 minutes long. To register, please use the link here: www.picture-news.co.uk/blog/events/

 

 

Online learning platform to boost workplace skills launched

Free courses are available through the new online platform, the Skills Toolkit. This platform signposts to free, high-quality digital and numeracy courses to help people build up their skills, progress in work and boost their job prospects and confidence whilst at home.

Courses on offer cover a range of levels, from everyday maths and the use of email and social media at work to more advanced training. All courses are available online and are flexible so that people can work through them at their own pace. Access the courses here: https://theskillstoolkit.campaign.gov.uk/

 

PSHE

Discover the fundamentals of effective PSHE education pedagogy and planning, including health, sex, and relationships education.

PSHE Education - Online Course - FutureLearn

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