Transition resources

On this page, we will collate resources from work and research the EIB has funded as well as showcase work from our partners.

Five bridges of transition

Transition Protocol

Written by Liz Anderson, Executive Head at Djanogly Northgate and Mandy Austin, Executive Head at Fernwood Primary the transition protocol has been designed, shared and signed off by primary and secondary head teachers in the city.

Nottingham Transition Protocol

EAL Transition Project 2017

Please click on the link below to see Year 6 children (2016/17) involved with a very successful project aimed at helping smooth transition between Primary and Secondary. It was designed particularly for children who have English as an additional language. Djanogly City Academy, Forest Fields Priamry and Claremont Primary were all involved with the project.


Aspire Learning Partnership transition film

The Aspire Learning Partnership have made this brilliant film with their local group of schools (Robin Hood, Westglade, Southglade, Henry Whipple, Rise Park, Glade Hill, Top Valley Academy and Oak Wood Academy) showing the move to secondary school from the eyes of the city’s young people.


Teachfirst – Cross phase handbook

Teach first have agreed to share their cross-phase transition handbook with our schools. The handbook has lots of information including advice for parents, schools and pupils and suggested activities to improve transition. The handbook can be viewed here.