Back to School Toolkit: Building Classroom Community

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Back to School Toolkit: Building Classroom Community

How can you create a supportive and inclusive classroom community with your students? Are you teaching topics that will raise difficult questions this year?

This new four-lesson toolkit is designed to support you in establishing an open classroom community as you start the new term. Each lesson comes with a plan on a page, guiding questions, activities, reading, handout and PowerPoint materials, and teacher notes.

Particularly useful for subjects where you may be engaging in difficult questions, such as History, Citizenship, PSHE, RS and English, these lessons enable you to effectively establish classroom norms with your new class so that students learn to value differing perspectives, question assumptions and actively listen to others.

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