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Source Description Date

  • Network and First News  Sample First News resources
    Examples of the variety of teaching materials and activities available to develop pupils’ learning through news stories.
    19 Jun 2012
  •   Sarah & Duck story and activity: CBeebies Magazine Big Reading Adventure
    A story and fun accompanying activity, featuring Sarah & Duck, to be used as part of the CBeebies Magazine Big Reading Adventure.
    27 Sep 2013
  • NLT - Talk To Your Baby  School Resource Kit
    A practical pack for key stage 4 teachers to convey the importance of speaking and listening. Includes a quiz and factsheet, Baby's First Word toolkit and babysitting activities sheet.
    17 Feb 2010
  • Network, London Borough of Tower Hamlets and QCA  School training materials to support EAL learners
    A set of resources to support schools in training teachers and teaching assistants about assessing and supporting their EAL learners, using the Target Setter from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets and other key documents.
    5 Nov 2013 Network members only
  • Network   Secondary Annual Literacy Review 2015/16
    A valuable tool, aligned to the new National Curriculum, that supports literacy leaders to review their school's current literacy provision and develop an action plan for moving forward.
    9 Jul 2014 Network members only
  • Ofsted  Secondary case studies from Excellence in English
    Helpful guidance to innovative and excellent practice from the individual case studies within Ofsted's Excellence in English report, organised by key area focus.
    20 Jul 2011 Network members only
  • Network  Secondary phonics programmes: success stories
    Interviews with two network member schools who are changing their students’ life chances through using a peer phonics approach and a highly tailored phonics approach.
    14 Nov 2012
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  • Network  Secondary whole school audit (speaking and listening)
    This audit will help you to evaluate your school's speaking and listening strategy and provide you with ideas and advice to enable you to move forward.
    20 Jul 2011 Network members only
  • Network  Secondary whole-school audit (reading)
    This resource is exclusive for network members
    28 Feb 2011 Network members only
  • NLT - Talk To Your Baby  Share books and talk together
    A guide to encourage communication between parents/carers and young children through book sharing. Includes a handout for parents and reading and talking activity ideas.
    17 Feb 2010

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