Looking for ways to motivate your class? "Motivating Children in the Primary Classroom" provides a whole-school approach to raising levels of motivation across your setting, and offers lots of suggestions to try out with your class. Everything has been tried and tested by Nick Green, who put these ideas into practice when he was a Headteacher of a challenging school. "Motivating Children in the Primary Classroom" looks at accelerated learning, learning styles and the new Primary Strategy, with its emphasis on creativity. It also covers: how to inspire your class and be a strong leader; getting feedback from pupils and using it to improve learning opportunities; developing creative lessons; setting high expectations and developing trust; positive behaviour management; and including all learners.
Introduction: What motivates people?; * Becoming a class leader; * Ownership and responsibility; * Teaching and learning; * Valuing children; * Motivating children with special challenges; * Motivating through resources; * Beyond the classroom; * Conclusion.