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Meeting the Needs of Your Most Able Pupils: MFL

1st Edition

By Gretchen Ingram

David Fulton Publishers

146 pages

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pub: 2008-03-31
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Meeting the Needs of Your Most Able Pupils in Modern Foreign Languages covers the areas that all MFL teachers need to be aware of: Recent government legislation, national initiatives and departmental policy. The book provides subject specific guidance, illustrated with case studies on the following areas:

  • support for more able students with learning difficulties (ADHD, dyslexia, sensory impairment)
  • recognizing high potential or ability
  • multiple intelligences and learning styles
  • classroom provision
  • planning differentiation, extension and enrichment
  • teacher questioning skills
  • homework
  • recording and assessment
  • beyond the classroom: visits, residentials, competitions, summer schools, masterclasses, links with universities, businesses and other organizations.

Including access to online materials this book is essential reading for secondary teachers, subject heads of departments, Gifted and Talented co ordinators, SENCos and LA advisers.

Table of Contents

Foreword; Introduction; The National Picture; Departmental Policy and Approach; Recognising High Ability or Potential; Classroom Provision; Supporting the Learning of More Able Pupils; Beyond the Classroom; Appendices; References.

About the Author/Editor

Gretchen Ingram is a former Head of Department with wide experience of teaching, learning and examining Modern Foreign Languages in various UK comprehensive schools.

About the Series

The Gifted and Talented Series

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