Head of School: Candi Norman Executive Headteacher: Sarah Sadler
Age Range: 3 – 11
Number of pupils: 204
School capacity: 210
Boarding provision: No
Religious character: Does Not Apply
Local authority: Leicestershire
Region: East Midlands
Woolden Hill Primary School is an Ofsted Rated Good School (November 2019) in the village of Anstey. The school is a one form entry primary school that has an intake of 30 pupils for each class. The school has been open for over 40 years. In that time we have gained a well-respected reputation throughout the area for delivering fantastic results and giving children the best possible start in life. We pride ourselves on our high standards of teaching; ensuring our children receive the best possible education as well as have an enjoyable school experience.
We are very lucky to have a fantastic school environment for our pupils and excellent outdoor learning opportunities such as our own pond, Forest School and even Bradgate Park as our neighbour!
Our aim is to share our knowledge of:
9.30 – Welcome and presentation from the Headteacher – Importance of sharing planning and resources with colleagues and across schools
9.50 – Year 3 maths lesson – using OneNote and MS Teams
10.15 – Year 6 English lesson – using CENTURY
10.45 – Break
11.00 – Year 5 maths lesson – using Kahoot
11.30 – Year 4 lesson – using Flipgrid
11.50 – Benefits of digital devices & tools – teacher presentation
12.15 – Break for lunch
13.00 – Start of afternoon session. Year 2 Approach to Blended Learning/use of Tapestry
13.25 – Tour of School – Year 2 TDT (Art), Year 1 ICT, Year 3 Guided Reading, Year 6 ICT – using digital devices in Topic lessons (QR codes and apps)
13.55 – Workshop – How to use, purchase and make the best of the devices
14.25 – Break
14.35 – The best apps and tools to use in KS1 and KS2
15:00 – Q & A and Finish
Please note that the above is the proposed agenda but it may be necessary to deviate from this agenda, if circumstances dictate. We will do our best to cover everything above.
We look forward to welcoming you to our school.