I'm reading a great book at the moment - Quiet by Susan Cain. It is about the way society views introverts in a culture where being extroverted is often promoted as the ideal. It has really made me think about this with reference to education and the current move towards open plan or 'modern learning'
International Children’s Book Day is an excellent opportunity to celebrate your favourite children’s books and to inspire a love of reading. At the British International School of Belgrade pupils have made some reading resolutions. What will your reading resolutions be? We have created some reading resolutions certificates that you can share with your pupils. Year
There are five key benefits of using Storylands as your Guided Reading Scheme. 1. Builds student vocabulary Storylands books build student vocabulary with themed sets of books on high-interest topics. Each land has its own content-area vocabulary. By reading a number of books on the same theme, students learn new concepts and vocabulary, and a