Secondary Starters and Plenaries: Ready-to-use activities for teaching any subject

Secondary Starters and Plenaries: Ready-to-use activities for teaching any subject

by Kate Brown
     
 

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Starters and plenaries are now an essential part of all lessons and this highly practical, bestselling book provides busy secondary teachers with 50 creative activities to use in the classroom. The tasks will help ensure the first five minutes of any lesson are a time for motivation, energy and forward thinking and will help students to reflect on, and embed their

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Starters and plenaries are now an essential part of all lessons and this highly practical, bestselling book provides busy secondary teachers with 50 creative activities to use in the classroom. The tasks will help ensure the first five minutes of any lesson are a time for motivation, energy and forward thinking and will help students to reflect on, and embed their learning at the end.

From game show inspired quizzes to bingo and dominoes, Kate Brown's wealth of original ideas have been tried and tested by secondary teachers and can be adapted to use in any subject. Concise explanations and cross-curricular examples make this book an accessible and time saving resource for all secondary teachers looking to inject some new life and enthusiasm into their lessons.

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“A fun and easy to use book which I can easily recommend to my students on taught and 'independent' courses, postgraduate and undergraduate... As a lecturer I have on my 'to do' list a need to develop further the range of plenaries I use and I need to look no further!” —The Higher Education Academy 27 July 2009

“It's full of jolly games and gimmicks for teachers who want to stay in work.” —Susan Elkin, SecEd (The Voice for Secondary Education), September 2009.

“An excellent toolkit for the busy professional” —Learning and Teaching Update

The Higher Education Academy 27 July 2009

A fun and easy to use book which I can easily recommend to my students on taught and 'independent' courses, postgraduate and undergraduate... As a lecturer I have on my 'to do' list a need to develop further the range of plenaries I use and I need to look no further!
Susan Elkin

It's full of jolly games and gimmicks for teachers who want to stay in work.
Learning and Teaching Update

An excellent toolkit for the busy professional

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781408193570
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
11/13/2013
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author

Kate Brown currently works in a charity that promotes learning about global challenges. She has taught in schools in the UK and abroad and is a consultant on educational resources.

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