Effective Questioning in the Primary Classroom

Key information

  • Date: Tuesday 5 March 2019
  • Time: 8:45am – 11:45am
  • Location: Belgrave St. Bartholomew’s Academy
  • Cost: £150

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Details and content

This “Effective Questioning” session will provide primary classroom practitioners with a range of proven techniques and ideas to use questions to encourage and extend children’s thinking.

Course content includes:

  • Context, challenge and current thinking
  • How and why do we use questions in the classroom?
  • Preparing key questions using Bloom’s Taxonomy (Remember, Understand, Apply, Analyse, Evaluation and Create)
  • Structuring questions to link with lesson objectives
  • Using effective questioning techniques for different learning needs and situations
  • Encouraging pupils to initiate their own questions – “great lessons should be making learners want to ask questions”
  • Developing strategies and using questioning in your own teaching

This session is suitable for all teachers and support staff in a primary classroom.


The session takes place at: BTSA, c/o Belgrave St. Bartholomew’s Academy, Sussex Place, Longton, Stoke on Trent, ST3 4TP.

Parking is available at the Florence Sports and Social, Lightwood Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST3 4JS (Short walk away from Belgrave St. Bartholomew’s Academy).

Please do not use staff or co-op car park.

To book your place(s) on this course, either:

  • Complete the online form below
  • Email office@btsa.org
  • Call Josephine Edwards on 01782 235 523

PLEASE NOTE: 14 days’ notice must be given to cancel a course to avoid a cancellation charge

An invoice will be sent via email following your booking.

Upon submission, you shall receive an email confirming your booking.

Please check your spam/junk folder and email office@btsa.org if you do not receive this email.

If you have a question or need more information we’ll be happy to help

office@btsa.org | 01782 235 523

Belgrave St. Bartholomew’s Academy, Sussex Place, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, ST3 4TP

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