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Lesson 5.1: Planning Lessons

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    1. Planning lessons

    Why planning and preparing are important

    • being clear about what your students need in order to make progress
    • deciding how you are going to teach in a way that students will understand and how to maintain flexibility to respond to what you find
    • looking back on how well the lesson went and what your students have learned in order to plan for the future

    Planning a unit of lessons

    • what you want the students to learn
    • how you will introduce that learning
    • what students will have to do and why

    Preparing individual lessons

    1 – The introduction

    2 – The main part of the lesson

    3 – The end of the lesson to check on learning


    Reviewing lessons

    • change or vary the activities
    • prepare a range of open and closed questions
    • have a follow-up session with students who need extra support

    respond flexibly to what you find out about your students’ actual learning.


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