Effective classroom environments: researchWhat makes a good classroom environment? In this article, we link to research on what makes an effective classroom environment. You will also find information about enabling environments in the Early Years Foundation Stage.
Reading strategies used in schools: researchWhat research is there on reading strategies used in schools? In this article, we link to research reports about the effectiveness of some strategies for teaching reading, including reciprocal teaching, guided reading and reading for pleasure. We also link to further research on teaching reading.
Writing: what does effective teaching look like? (primary)What does effective teaching in writing look like at the primary level? This article looks at research on effective teaching for writing in Key Stages 1 and 2. You will also find a case study on effective teaching from a school, and information about primary school writing programmes.