Musings of a UK Primary School Teacher
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Sunday, 4 October 2020
Code.org Computing/Coding Curriculum
Background For years at my last school, a colleague went on and on about the computing resources available on code.org. Across the school, ...
Wednesday, 1 April 2020
Reading CPD Videos
During the Coronavirus pandemic, I've been sharing some CPD via Facebook Live for free. You can find the recordings of the videos belo...
Saturday, 21 March 2020
Sharing Videos During Closure - A Simple Solution
Here's a blog post I never thought I'd write! Now we are closed to education (but very much open to childcare), lots of schools are...
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
West Coast Road Trip (California)
Lots of people have asked us about our road trip last summer so I thought it would be a good idea to scribble down some recommendations, ti...
Sunday, 24 February 2019
Tips for Teaching Time
Teaching children to tell the time is a big job. There are so many elements of maths, number and life which children have to understand in ...
Sunday, 3 February 2019
Video Coaching in School: How does it work?
There are multiple research articles which rate coaching as the number one method to ensure teachers continue to get better at teaching in ...
Sunday, 15 July 2018
With a glass of gin on one side and a box of tissues on the other, this is undoubtedly the hardest post I'll ever write but it is the m...
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