We have completed a number of quuestionnaires and conversations with children at Grimley and Holt to find it what we do well, and what we can improve.
Children were asked for their veiws on a variety of aspects of teaching:
Children also commented on what they thought was a recipe for an excellent lesson. The word cloud below shows the most common words used in these responses.
Here are some of their 'recipes':
'A good teacher who is prepared to help you in any way'
'Take some fun, a helping of challenge, a happy classroom and a great teachers. Then you have all the ingredients for a great Grimley and Holt Lesson'
A focused class attempting challenging tasks, with contributions from everyone, while having great fun'