JUST TO GET A FEEL

I am trying to find out what you like or dont like about school and in particular GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY. This is an anonymous survey - I don't know who has written what, so please be honest with me and answer all the questions.



A red asterisk (*) indicates required questions.


  1. Why do you think society DEMANDS that you go to school to the age of 16?*


  1. Why do you come to school?*


  1. How do you feel about our school?*


  1. What do we do well?*


  1. What do we not do so well?*


  1. Thinking about your favourite subject.
    Why is this subject your favourite?*


  1. Thinking about your BEST subject.
    is this the same as your favourite subject?*


  1. Thinking about your BEST subject.
    If this is not the same as your favourite subject, what makes it your BEST subject?*


  1. Thinking about your BEST teacher (no names)
    Why is this teacher your best teacher?*


  1. Thinking about your BEST teacher.
    Does this teacher teach your BEST/Favourite subject?*


  1. Thinking about the WORST/ Least favourite subject.
    What makes this your WORST subject*


  1. Thinking about your WORST/LEast favourite teacher (no names).
    What makes them your least favourite*


  1. Thinking about your WORST/Least favoiurite teacher.
    Do they teach your WORST/LEAST favourite subject?*


  1. What are your favourite classroom activities?*


  1. What are your least favourite classroom activities?*


  1. Thinking about GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY.
    Why do you think the 'powers that be' (government/society) think these subjects are important.*


  1. Thinking about GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY
    Do you agree that these subjects are important? Why or Why not?*


  1. Thinking about GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY.
    What are your favourite acitivities?*


  1. Thinking about GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY.
    What are your least favourite acitivities*


  1. Thinking about GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY.
    How could we make them more relevent to you?*


  1. Do you read books for pleasure? Often, Sometimes, Rarely Never?*


  1. What types of books do you read?*


  1. How much TV do you watch a week?*


  1. What shows would you never miss?*


  1. How much time do you spend each night on homework?*


  1. Do you study for tests?*


  1. What other questions do you think I should be asking?*





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