Emma Yates, Junior School Teacher, Junior School EVC coordinator and Geography Coordinator

 

Wolverhampton Grammar Junior School
Compton Road
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV3 9RB

eay@wgs-sch.net

  • MGeol Geology Leicester University (First Class Honours)
  • PGCE Leicester University

Emma a Year 5 form tutor and she is also responsible for coordinating geography and booking and coordinating all of the Junior school educational trips.

Emma enjoys the opportunity of being able to teach and share her knowledge of Geology within the Junior School Enrichment programme on a Thursday afternoon.

Working with Birmingham University and their redevelopment of the Lapworth Museum (geology museum). Through helping by advising on primary teaching materials and sessions to be delivered through the museums education programme.

Emma also runs an after school Lego club (Monday evening) and a Knitting club (Tuesday evening).

Emma has two years experience teaching Year 3 at Northwood Park Primary School in Bushbury (state school). She also has now taught at the Wolverhampton Grammar School for two years (one year in Year 3 and one in Year 5), starting her third year with the school this September in Year 5.

“That all pupils are supported and encouraged to reach their academic potential, as well as experiencing a wide range of extracurricular activities and trips.”

Outside of school Emma enjoys taking part in a range of different sports. She is a keen badminton player and is currently the social secretary and a league player for Ashton Badminton Club in Kingswinford. She also enjoys running and pilates.

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