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Responding to feedback

This resource is a useful follow-up to mock exams/trial exams/internal tests. It explores the way students react to low grades. The aim is for them to value feedback positively rather than let it affect their self-esteem.

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Procrastination - linked to emotional management

We often try to help students avoid procrastination by focusing on time management strategies but research suggests it is more about focusing on emotional management/regulation. I have left this as a Word document so you can cut and paste, if you wish. Useful video to use as well.

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PSYCHOLOGY DEGREE COURSES APPLICATIONS - ADVICE

Stephen Thomas has put these slides together for Sixth Form Tutors to use with students who are interested in applying for degrees in Psychology.

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YEAR 12 - UCAS REFERENCE TUTORIAL ACTIVITY

Use this photocopy free activity with Year 12 to help them understand how to shape their UCAS reference through working hard etc.

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Creating flashcards for revision

Download this ready-made material on how to design a flashcard - adapt for your subject. A colleague shared this for Year 11 but I use it with Year 12s. It ought to be a ppt file but for some reason it wouldn't download properly so I've made it a pdf but you can still present as if a ppt or cut and paste into a ppt.

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Overcoming procrastination worksheet to use in tutor time

Another useful resource from Bradford University.

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Nursing Interview Guidance

Register to download as much free material as you like. This is a ppt you can share with any students applying for a nursing degree.

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WRITING A PERSONAL STATEMENT - THE BASICS

Register to download. Useful powerpoint for tutors to kick start the personal statement process as soon as AS exams or trial A level exams are over.

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    UCAS Tariff ppt

    Download for some helpful slides you can use with students to clarify the tariff.

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    MEDICAL INTERVIEW TIPS

    Stephen Thomas has provided this medical interview resource and will also be providing a ready-made ppt on Jobs today and in the future at the Heads of Sixth conference on 23 June which can form a key resource for tutorial time. Explaining how jobs are being transformed forms part of your employability preparation.

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    MATHS PERSONAL STATEMENT ADVICE - FREE DOWNLOAD

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    Importance of sleep - free assembly powerpoint

    Register to download. Any problems email info@seniorpress.co.uk

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    17 Day Challenge over Easter

    Ppt for tutorial time/assembly encouraging students to dig in and revise over Easter.

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    MENTORING - ASTON UNIVERSITY REPORT - VERY HELPFUL

    This recent report was produced by Jane Andrews and Robin Clark 'Peer Mentoring Works!'. It is worth a read if you are thinking of introducing mentoring in your sixth form.

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    A Level Mindset - the change curve - ppt

    A Level Mindset author, Martin Griffin, has provided this slide which I use in assembly to talk through the way some students react to poor performance results such as internal tests or pre-public exams. I then offer workshops on tackling procrastination for which students can sign up and others are allocated the session if we know they need it but don't sign up voluntarily! Michael Senior, Director of Sixth. Note that Martin Griffin is speaking at the Heads of Sixth Conference on 23 June 2017 - delegates gave Martin great reviews for his session in November.

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    Habit Changer - tutorial exericise

    Also, check out Bradford University http://www.bradford.ac.uk/academic-skills/resource... Some great materials.

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    Russell Group - pdf version of ppt for parents and Yr 11s

    This is a pdf version as the ppt version is too large to sit on the web site. However, delegates to the summer conference will receive it on their USB stick. It give you a flavour of what I use in my centre. My Russell Group evening is 26 January 2017 and the top Yr 11s and their parents are invited.

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    Linear A-Levels - Weekly Plan 2016-17

    Ensure that each new linear A levels are planned for the 2nd year 2016-17. Provide to subject leaders.

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    Reading Strategies

    A useful resource for tutorial time shared by Kate Thomas at Crickhowell High School. If you have useful resources to share email us at info@seniorpress.co.uk

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    Tutorial Schedule - An Example To Consider

    Another resource for tutorial time shared by Kate Thomas at Crickhowell High School. If you have useful resources to share email us at info@seniorpress.co.uk

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    Strategies to deal with time (mis)management - tips from Univ of Reading

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    GCSEs - a guide for parents

    Recently published guide by two friends, Tony Breslin and Mike Moores commissioned by Cambridge University Press, available for free. Useful to send to parents of Yr 9-11.

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