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Dangle: Talk for Writing in Year 1

Thanks to Chris Currie for this case study. Context- Year 1 at Westbourne Primary This project was run in a Year 1 class (children aged 5-6) at Westbourne Primary School. Westbourne is in the Manningham area of Bradford which has … Continue reading

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Little Wolf: reports, recounts and letters

This case study was submitted by Helen Rouke, a Y3 teacher at Newby Primary School in Bradford. Context The project was carried out with a group of year 3 pupils. The children were in the top ability literacy group. Of … Continue reading

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Visual Literacy and Stories from Other Cultures

I had a great time with a Y4/5 class and their teacher this week working on a Stories from Other Cultures unit. Our chosen film was The Tortoises’ Idea from BFI Story Shorts 2. This animation is based on a … Continue reading

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Using Film in the Primary Curriculum to Raise Boys’ Achievement in Writing

The National Media Museum, Education Bradford and the British Film Institute (BFI) have teamed up┬áto deliver a CPD programme with consultants and primary teachers to embed teaching about film into the primary classroom as a means of improving boys’ achievement … Continue reading

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