Stress is … lying awake at 2am in the morning, unable to go back to sleep because your head is whirling with work. Stress is … totally zoning out, staring into space then realising someone had been speaking to you. Stress is … shrieking at your children because they are still not ready to leave… Continue reading Stress
If you had stepped into our house last Thursday and then returned a week later, you would have thought that the first, disfunctional family had been abducted by aliens and replaced by a calm, normal family. The truth is that we were all tired and needed a break from work and school. I was going… Continue reading Much needed family time
This blog looks at the evolution of success criteria used in schools.
Some ideas how to engage a reluctant reader, from visiting the library, listening to audio books to reading comics.
A blog explaining how I have engaged the children in their learning through a topic based approach.
Blog promoting a few of the wonderful museums in the North of England.
It’s that time of year when teaching vacancies start appearing, so this blog explores the differences school size makes, from the point of view of a teacher.