The Handbook of Lunchtime Supervision, Paperback / softback Book

The Handbook of Lunchtime Supervision Paperback / softback


Praise for the first edition: 'How well the author understands her subject...

There are good clear case studies, training activities, clear explanations.

Properly used and applied, her advice could have a more calming effect on a school than the most elaborate disciplinary policy.' - The Times Educational SupplementEverything you need to know about supervising primary pupils during the lunchtime break is covered in this handbook.

This new edition of A Handbook of Lunchtime Supervision has been fully updated to incorporate Every Child Matters, recent changes in legislation on safeguarding children and the career and development of Lunchtime Supervisors.

Including a new chapter on healthy eating and an exploration of the role of the teaching assistant at lunchtime, it provides guidance on important issues and includes activities to supplement advice, and examples of good practice.

Topics include:how to encourage healthy eatinghealth and safety issuescommunication systems at lunchtimehow to cope with challenging pupilsthe role of the teaching assistant at lunchtimesafeguarding childrenbuilding relationships with children and managing their behaviourthe prevention of bullyingorganising and sustaining outdoor play and wet playissues for head teachers and managers of lunchtime teams.

A Handbook of Lunchtime Supervision is essential reading for lunchtime supervisors and teaching assistants with all levels of experience, and can be used as a training manual by head teachers or senior managers of lunchtime teams.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 154 pages, 16 Tables, black and white; 13 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Organization & management of education
  • ISBN: 9780415492263



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