This section provides links to blogs written by teachers using Mantle of the Expert in their classrooms. If you have started a blog to record your thoughts & experiences of using moe then please contact us, we would be delighted to publish it on Mantle of the Expert.com.
A teaching and learning blog from Yorkshire
After much trepidation, this afternoon I finally started the Mantle of the Expert work I am hoping will shape the rest of the half-term. Despite the lack of conventional planning for these early sessions, it took a lot of work and effort to get here…
This blog, written by the children of class 5/6 at Grimley & Holt Primary School, Worcester, describes the events, shows the work and shares the reflections of those involved as they explored the curriculum thorough mantle-of-the-expert.
Firemantle – The Great Fire of London
Sally Coulter, Acle Primary School, Norfolk
Little Wonders Museum
Hollie Poldolski, Horsford First School, Norfolk
Emily Taylor, Moulsham Junior School, Chelmsford
Six Week MOTE Adventure at HNS
Hi – thanks for visiting my blog! I’m Senior Lecturer in Drama Education at Waikato University. I use these blogs to record and reflect on my teaching, in particular extended teaching and learning projects using Mantle of the Expert.
Story of a Mantle – The Island
These are extracts from my learning log, a mixture of the factual and the reflective. It is not a list of successes, more a picture of how a long drama story or moe unfolds in the hands of a teacher who is continually learning.
The Escape of King Edward
This blog tracks the making of the film, ‘The Escape of King Edward’. Made by the children of class 3/4 at Surlingham Primary School, Norfolk, with their teachers: Tim Taylor and Catrin Parry-Jones, and with the technical assistance of James Gibbon.
The Sea Company
Jenny Burrell, Avenue First School, Norwich