Tag: Research

Podcast Episode 36 : Kate Atkins & Marc Rowland

16 November 2018

This week Kate Atkins and Marc Rowland share their thoughts on the effective use of the Pupil Premium, which is very much in the news at the moment following Becky Allen’s recent blog on the subject. […]

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Technology and the Joy of Movement

13 November 2018

Rosendale Primary School in Lambeth has been encouraging its early years pupils to be more active by embracing technology. Thanks to a €5,000 grant from the It’s Great Out There Coalition, Finnish children’s wear brand, Reima, provided 85 of their innovative ReimaGO activity trackers for the School’s children to wear over the summer half term. According to the World Health Organisation’s recommendations, […]

Posted on: 13 November 2018
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Standing Desks at Rosendale Primary School

19 October 2018

In October 2017, Rosendale started a small-scale in-school research project into standing desks. We purchased 30 standing desks using some of the schools allocated PE and Sport Premium Grant; the desks were used by one of three Year 5 classes, with the other two acting as control classes. Every month the teacher and children in […]

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Podcast Episode 35 : Kate Atkins & Doug Cranston

19 October 2018

Kate Atkins talks to Doug Cranston, PE Lead and Research School Associate about two conferences he has attended this week about Physical Activity in schools. Doug discusses the difficulties of getting academic research into schools and shares some tips for schools who want to get more physically active.

Link to TedX Talk as mentioned in podcast https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tARSCzHLF5g […]

Posted on: 19 October 2018
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Podcast Episode 34 : Kate Atkins & Matthew Criddle

12 October 2018

Mathew Criddle talks to Kate Akins about the Doncaster Research School Conference. […]

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Metacognition – Not Just a Growth Mindset

10 October 2018

Beyond Thinking About Thinking Educators are becoming increasingly interested in what metacognition is and how to incorporate it in their own unique school environment. This article explores Rosendale Research School’s journey of discovery; how we developed the ReflectED approach to metacognition and how we pinned down what metacognition was beyond the obvious ‘thinking about thinking’. […]

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Podcast Episode 33 : Kate Atkins & Gavin Clowes

6 October 2018

Kate Atkins talks to Gavin Clowes from Kagan UK about how mixed attainment teaching and the use of cooperative and coaching structures supports brain-friendly teaching. […]

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Metacognition Training – Reflections

1 October 2018

Last week, staff at Rosendale undertook an ALS (adult learning session) on metacognition, led by Research School lead Justine Paton. We asked some of the teachers who took part for their reflections on the session:   “It’s exciting and rewarding to teach a child who is a confident and ambitious learner, who is reflective and […]

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Podcast Episode 32 : Kate Atkins & Esther Gee

28 September 2018

This week’s podcast looks at the links between the EEF guidance reports on maths in key stage 2 and 3 and the guidance report on metacognition and self regulated learning. Find out how teachers use these strategies to improve outcomes in maths. […]

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Podcast Episode 31 : Kate Atkins & Doug Cranston

14 September 2018

Doug Cranston, Head of PE and Research School Associate talks to Kate Atkins about how he got a project funded last year to track children’s activity rates at school and to encourage them to get more active. […]

Posted on: 14 September 2018
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