The essential teaching theory and practice text for primary English. Covering the skills of planning, monitoring and assessment and class management, it relates these specifically to primary English. With full coverage of the theory and practice required for effective and creative English teaching, this text is an essential guide for all trainees working towards QTS. Throughout, practical guidance and features support trainees to translate this learning to the classroom, embed ICT in their lessons and to understand the wider context of their teaching. This Sixth Edition includes links to the 2012 Teachers' Standards and notes on the new National Curriculum.
- All chapters and content are clearly linked to the 2012 Teachers' Standards
- Separately examines the teaching of key literacy skills in KS1 and KS2
- Practical and accessible guide to English teaching
- Key features encourage the reader to reflect on their learning and make links between theory and practice