At Our Lady & St Patrick's, the WAGOLL is an integral component of 'I am a Clever Writer' approach. Every writing unit should begin with a WAGOLL!
What is a WAGOLL?
A WAGOLL stands for ‘What a Good One Looks Like’.
If we want our children to become outstanding writers then they need to see outstanding writing or at least writing that models what they are working towards. They set the standard for the quality of work needed in order to achieve the lesson objective.
How are they used in lessons?
WAGOLLs can be used at any time during lessons and in many different ways, including the following:
What is the impact?
WAGOLLs can have many positive impacts on teaching and learning such as: