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School(s) or partnership name: Ton-yr-Ywen Primary School Name of lead person: Mrs Sarah Mizen and Mrs Vera Richards Role of lead person: Class teacher and History Subject Leader Lead person e-mail address: smizen@tonyrywen.co.uk Lead person telephone number: 02920 754633 Local Authority(ies): Cardiff Phase(s): Primary   Context and background to case […]

Ton-yr-Ywen Primary School – Welsh Heritage Schools Initiative Project: ‘Exploring Scott’



School name: Williamstown Primary School Name of lead person: Mrs Alison Hall Role of lead person: Headteacher Lead person e-mail address: Alison.Hall@rctcbc.gov.uk Lead person telephone number: 01443 432186 Local Authority: Rhondda Cynon Taf Phase:Foundation Phase to key stage 2 Context and background to case study: Our project was developed as […]

Williamstown Primary School – Welsh Heritage Schools Initiative: “Drawn to the Past”





Context and background   Analysis of end of key stage 3 outcomes in history in 2015 confirmed the view that boys, particularly eFSM, tended to underachieve against target levels and in comparison with their peers. This was also evident in Year 8 outcomes. Additionally, Welsh National Tests outcomes showed a significant […]

Fitzalan High School – History Boys



Context and Background In keeping with the national trend, for groups of our learners (eFSM and boys) there is an inconsistency in outcomes which is reflected in their participation in lessons. Barriers such as a lack of engagement and poor motivation result in underperformance and a decrease in aspiration. Potentially this leads to students deselecting to engage in […]

Cynffig Comprehensive School – Immersion (Learning Styles)



Area of Focus: Improve the link between the school and the local community Name of Lead Person: Wendy Owen / Jan Jones Role of Lead Person: Y5 Class Teacher / Headteacher Lead person e-mail address: ysgolgwaelodygarth@cardiff.gov.uk Lead person telephone number: 02920810489 Local Authority: Cardiff Phase: Primary Context and background to case study:  […]

The ‘Lan’ English and History Project – Ysgol Gwaelod y Garth