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3-Act Tasks: Part 3

If you’re interested in trying to implement 3-Act tasks within your class then there are some videos that have each of the 3 Acts in the following places: If you’re looking for Primary content, Graham Fletcher has a range of … Continue reading

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3-Act Tasks: Part 2

In the previous post, I discussed using 3-Act tasks as a way of opening up your tasks. Below is a link to an article about implementing this with primary pupils (click on the photo and then download the pdf) and … Continue reading

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Opening up your activities: 3-Act Tasks

This is going to be a series of blog posts aimed at exploring ways to ensure that many of the tasks and activities that we’re providing our pupils with are open ended.  This can be done in a variety of … Continue reading

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PD in your PJs!

I’m trying to gauge interest in an online professional development opportunity for teachers and PSAs in Highland.  If you might be interested or want to know more, please could you take the survey below.  The survey should take approximately 2 … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

You’ll have noticed that there has been a bit of a lack of new blog posts since the schools went back but we’re back up and running and regular posts with content that you’ll hopefully find interesting and informative will … Continue reading

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Deputy First Minister’s Summer Holiday Challenge!

Scottish Government colleagues have advised that the Challenges will be delivered to primary schools this week.  It will also be delivered to holiday clubs and libraries and will be available at some of the Glasgow2018 venues.  Gaelic versions will also … Continue reading

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Numeracy Development Officer Posts

Exciting job opportunities for next session! Follow these links for more information: https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/councils/highland-council/jobs/numeracy-development-officer-fixed-term-12-months-various-units-hgh06356-121025 https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/councils/highland-council/jobs/numeracy-development-officer-fixed-term-12-months-various-units-hgh06355-121060    

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