There is a user guide here and a tutorial on our YouTube channel.
Designed to reduce planning time and focus on key learning phases within a lesson. Lesson planning is a habit of thought, not a form filling exercise. So, why use the 5 Minute Lesson Plan? Useful for coaching and mentoring NQTs; or with established colleagues for paired observations; designed to help teachers consider the cognitive processes required in lesson planning. “Stickability” = What will stick in students minds as they leave your lesson? What key point do you want them to remember?
Try the new digital version?
In 2012, I published my second book on teaching and this provided the opportunity to update and redesign the original 5-minute lesson plan template. You can see all the versions on this page and read more about its evolution.