Project ID - TIS001412
Supporting Learning Through Play in Primary 1 To work in partnership with the class teacher to help pupils to develop skills, concepts, language and concentration through play.

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Project offered at

Kilcooley Primary School
BT19 1QS


Pauline Brown

Student Skills

Knowledge of Foundation stage curriculum and play based learning.

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Development of pupils’ literacy, numeracy and communication skills, providing opportunities to problem solve, investigate and make decisions.

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

Increase in knowledge of Foundation Stage curriculum and learning through play. Experience of working in Primary 1 classroom.

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The programme is open to all Ulster students who wish to enhance their student experience and strengthen their skillsets.

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The benefits of the Tutoring in Schools programme are widely recognised by all participating parties.
It encourages positive interaction between University student tutors and school pupils where the former can act as positive role models and ambassadors.

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