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Westcountry Schools Trust

Westcountry Schools Trust

Trainee Teacher Weblinks

The Chartered College of Teaching is the professional body for teachers, bridging the gap between practice and research and equipping teachers with the knowledge and confidence to make the best decisions.

Free membership is currently available to ITT trainees with half price membership for ECTs. Membership benefits include:

  • The Profession, an early career publication packed with teacher insights and tools;
  • Access to an early career area containing research and guides; 
  • Online access to the termly journal, Impact
  • Opportunities to connect with teachers at exclusive events and networks;
  • Bitesize compact guides to download. 

We encourage providers to promote the Chartered College’s offer to your trainees to help them make the most of their training, and access quality resources.

To view the full list of membership benefits, visit Chartered College of Teaching.

Interesting Articles

Teach Like a Champion – Doug Lemov’s Field Notes

https://teachlikeachampion.com/blog/

How our Trainee Teachers are adapting their Teaching during a national lockdown – Teach South West

How are Trainee Teachers are adapting their teaching during a national lockdown

“Chat for understanding” – Sadie McCleary uses the chat to assess student mastery  – Teach Like a Champion

https://teachlikeachampion.com/blog/chat-for-understanding-sadie-mccleary-uses-the-chat-to-assess-student-mastery/

Pedagogy Trumps Format – Durrington Research School 

https://researchschool.org.uk/durrington/news/pedagogy-trumps-format

Remote Learning: Live or offline, cover the basic elements – Teacherhead

https://teacherhead.com/2021/01/10/remote-learning-live-or-offline-cover-the-basic-elements/

15 (Remote Teaching) Pedagogical Approaches – @TeacherToolkit website

https://www.teachertoolkit.co.uk/2021/01/10/15-remote-teaching-approaches/

Remote Learning Resources – Oak National Academy

https://www.thenational.academy/

7 reasons why I still love teaching – TES

https://www.tes.com/news/7-teacher-schools-coronavirus-reasons-i-still-love-teaching

13 clever teaching hacks for Microsoft Teams – TES

https://www.tes.com/news/schools-online-learning-13-clever-teaching-hacks-microsoft-teams?fbclid=IwAR3_ZZBa_B0xVEGeKfE7_P0mNxlWr26ke_sExCjtbyygK4MS0ZGtEb_zxHw

Resources

Primary

Art & Design

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Computing

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Design & Technology

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

English

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Phonics Catch up KS2: https://www.nessy.com/uk/

Ruth Miskin: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ

Ilsham English Hub: https://www.lapsw.co.uk/ilsham-english-hub/supporting-schools/

Geography

BBC Bitesize: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zbkw2hv

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

History

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Mathematics

White Rose:  https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

CBeebies Numberblocks: https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/numberblocks

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Active Learn Primary: https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?c=0

My Maths: https://www.mymaths.co.uk/

Numbots: https://play.numbots.com/#/intro

Music

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Physical Education

BBC Supermovers: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Religious Studies

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Science

BBC Teach: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

STEM: https://www.stem.org.uk/remote-lessons#upcoming-lessons