Guide To The Teaching Day

8.00am to 8.20am – Arrive at School, introduce yourself to your contact and the Teacher Assistant you will be working with. Check the class register for student names & ensure you have an understanding of:

– The school layout
– The planning & resources left by the class teacher
– The Behavior Management Policy of the class & school
– Which pupils will be having school dinners or packed lunches

8.45am – School starts, take the Register and introduce yourself to the students, ensure you let them know your expectations for the day

9.10am – Literacy Hour, pupils usually swap classes for this, according to their ability levels

10.10am – Assembly

10.30am – Playtime, depending on the Key Stage, students will either go straight out to play, or you will need to give them snacks provided by the school

10.45am – Numeracy Hour, pupils usually swap classes according to their ability levels

11.45am – Pupils go back to normal classes and you teach one other curriculum lesson

12.10pm – Lunch begins for Early Years and Key Stage 1 students

12.30pm – Lunch begins for Key Stage 2 students

1.30pm – Take the afternoon Register, and then teach afternoon curriculum subjects

2.30pm – Early Years and Key Stage 1 students have short playtime

3.15pm – Home time – Make sure you have seen every child collected by their parent or guardian.

All necessary marking has been done & you have left feedback for the Class Teacher.