Martin Holland

Teacher - Doha College

My name is Martin Holland, and I am a primary classroom teacher at Doha College. Currently, I work in the Foundation Stage of the school, but my previous experience is across Key Stage 2. I have been living and working in Qatar for 6 years. Before that, I worked in the Liverpool area of England at Waterloo Primary School. My undergraduate degree is in Psychology, and I trained to be a teacher using the School’s Direct approach supported by John Moore’s University.

Using retrieval grids to review learning.

Using retrieval grids to review learning.

Main Hall

A retrieval grid is a series of questions presented to learners in a grid or table format. This is a strategy outlined by Kate Jones and is designed to check that concepts have been understood. At Doha College, we have used retrieval grids at the end of a unit of learning as a form of […]