This straightforward guide to the professional standards and requirements for primary teachers illustrates the best ways of developing knowledge and how to acquire the skills needed to achieve QTS.
Meeting the Standards in Primary English will:
This practical guide to meeting the standards will be invaluable for students on primary training courses, lecturers and mentors supporting trainees in English education programmes and newly qualified teachers (NQTs).
1. Introduction: Welcome to Your Teaching Career2. What do we Mean by Primary English? 3. Reading 4. Fiction 5. Writing, 6. Speaking and Listening 7. Grammar 8. Standard English and Language Study 9. Drama 10. ICT for Literacy11. Whole Class and Group Based Teaching and Learning in the National Literacy Strategy12. Planning and Assessment13. The Implications of Transition and Transfer Between the Key Stages for Teachers of Primary English14. Into Your Future15. Conclusion