Category Archives: Music

Teaching British Values through Music

Feversham Primary Academy in Bradford has come up with a really novel way of teaching British values – through a music-led curriculum. In the attached article Naveed Idrees, the headteacher, tells what they’ve done.

https://www.tes.com/news/school-news/breaking-views/how-one-school-found-music-was-a-controversial-successful-way-teach

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Inspiring confidence with the French language

The new primary MFL curriculum ensures that speaking and understanding are now in the forefront of language teaching.

But that raises the issue: what is the most effective way of encouraging the children’s interaction with the French language?
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Help children develop self-confidence and social skills

Children who get regular opportunities to work in groups and express themselves invariably develop self-confidence and social skills more rapidly and more comprehensively than children who don’t.

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Free PSHE teaching resource – A rhythm round

Have you explored the rhythms of the world recently?

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