Author Archives: Katie Rebecca Whitham

The Culture of Moulsford. The Teachers Perspective.⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

As our placement is completely up to us as students, we do have some structure as to what we have to include in our folios. One of these is a piece on the culture of our placement and how we do this piece is completely up to us. I have decided to conduct interviews and […]

Science Lesson – Year 4 – Week 6⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

Monday’s lesson was my second science lesson within the school and I am really confident that it went well and know that the boys enjoyed it. Unfortunately there was no real opportunity for the teacher to observe me but did give me some informal feedback that was really positive. I think something that I can […]

Learning from Life Placement Proposal Form⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

In the box below please write a short placement proposal statement explaining: What the placement is Why you have chosen this setting What you think the benefits of the placement will be What you think you would be able to bring to the placement (500 words maximum)   For my Learning from Life placement I […]

Placement Provider Overview⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

This blog post is going to be about the nature and culture of education in Moulsford Boys Prep School, Oxford-shire, England. To start with, Moulsford is a private school, therefore independent and completely separate to the British government. On the other hand, the school follows the national curriculum up to Year 6 and thereafter from Year […]

Section 4 – Further Learning Points in my Professional Education⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

My time at Moulsford has given me so so much opportunity and learning. But there is always room to learn more and in the words of the great Sherlock himself “there is always room to learn Watson”. Furthermore, the GTCS (2012, p. 5) concur feeling that commitment to lifelong inquiry, learning and professional development are […]

Week 5 – Reflection⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

Tuesday I was out and about at Harry Potter Studios and OH MY GOODNESS IT WAS AMAZING. Take a look at my reflection here... My Wednesday was a harsh start back to the reality of no broomsticks or wands or even magic, just the gorgeous grounds at Moulsford and the fun that awaits each day. […]

Moulsford’s Matron⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

I honestly have to say, when I was at school one of the places I frequented the most at school was the sick bay what with whooping cough, a bad back and then the general clumsyness of falling over. So when I came to Moulsford and found that they have their own matron, I knew […]

Boarding Life at Moulsford⤴

from @ The Pedagogy Princess

Here at Moulsford, boarding is offered for boys Year 5 and up, Monday to Friday, 4 nights a week. It is flexible and boys can choose to stay for 1, 2, 3 or 4 nights in a row if they choose. There is also the opportunity for some boys to actually stay until 8pm if […]