Classmates is an exciting series launched in September 2003 from Continuum. Packed with practical advice, and written in a witty and accessible style, these essential guides will tackle all the key aspects of teaching. As teacher's experience an increasingly heavy workload and take on extra responsibilities, both inside and outside of the curriculum, these short pithy guides are designed specifically to reach the needs of those with a hectic lifestyle, Classmates will be every teacher's key companion and a must for every school staffroom.
Table of Contents
Why is the establishment phrase so important to class control and discipline?; How can questioning be used as an effective classroom management tool?; Why is body language such an important aspect of classroom control?; What is the role of tension in helping to establish good classroom control?; How important is the physical environment of the classroom in establishing effective class control?; How does planning and preparation help to establish effective class control?
Gererd Dixie is an Educational Consultant and Advanced Skills Teacher in Initial Teacher Training in the UK. Gererd has over 30 years' experience in teaching, and was a Professional Development Tutor at a comprehensive school for 18 years.