It is important that these activities take place in a stimulating and calm environment. Pupils need to feel secure and able to take risks.
is vital that resources are well prepared so as to ensure a calm introduction
to the activity.
Instructions need to be enabling in terms of completion of the task
but not too detailed with the result that they remove the thinking element.
Some activities will need no introduction whilst others require
specific instruction in order to be successful.
Often it is worth stating that there are no right or wrong answers
so as to encourage risk taking.
Specific notes on launching accompany each activity.
For those teachers new to this teaching method visit launching and debriefing.
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