Teachers opinions on displays can vary greatly – from colours to the amount of displays, position of display and, of course, their content. All teachers will have their own preferences and while I am no expert on classroom displays, I too have my opinions and my preferences.
You are getting prepared for your new infant class in September. You have your displays done, your resources ready and even your outfit planned. But what do you actually do when the children come in? What should you do to help settle them? To help them have a good impression of school? Here are a few ideas to help you plan your first day!
The school playground can a daunting environment for infants, both physically and socially. Effective ideas, from buddy systems to friendship groups, for improving infant integration in the playground and to help them settle into the school’s non-classroom environment.
Highlighting Abair Liom, the most recent (as of mid-2017) Irish programme to be published by Folens featuring. Refreshing & bringing the Irish language into the 21st century, it features a pupil workbook, a teacher’s handbook, flash cards, puppets and supplementary online digital software.