How to create a relaxed and receptive learning atmosphere.
Warm-ups are a great tool for breaking the ice and stimulating students' social, emotional, physical, and intellectual engagement in their learning experience. They can also assist with relaxation and stress reduction. The best examples, discussed in this session, involve collaboration and inspiring students either to think about a new habit or consider a previously-learned topic in a new way.
They are all informed by the Creative Schools Framework and pedagogy.
Ideal for teachers and school leaders interested in Capabilities and School Improvement. AITSL Standard 4: Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments.
We are all starting to introduce more warm ups, more reflections, being more flexible, encourage students to solve their problems independently.