Teaching Like A Champion!

TLAC – Eh?! When I first heard this acronym I was worried – having worked in a PFOA (profession full of acronyms) for 3 years yet another was being thrown my way, little did I know it would change my life as a teacher… Lemov… or Doug (@Doug_Lemov), as I feel I can now call […]

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New Year – No Blogs

Soooo if there is anyone out there that does actually check in with my blogs  (stats suggest three of you 😂) I’m posting by way of apology… The images below are a snap shot summary of my life over the last 9 weeks, combined with 5 Sunday CPD courses (THANKS England Rugby!!!) and a school […]

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Lively School Trips!

First Year of teaching, Year 3/4 trip to the Grosvernor Museum, Chester. Momma Snooks (see previous blog) was not attending the trip with her class, they had been on a previous day, so I was riding solo (ish) – the other teacher was an RQT and the trip leader – not ideal on reflection. All […]

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Who looks after the teachers?

During my time tweeting I have seen many people responding to questions around their top resources – what couldn’t you live without!?! My latest reply to @Mr_P_Hillips acknowledged my need for the @ELMOEurope visualiser, the @descriptosaurus by Alison Wilcox and bad jokes by yours truly.            Taking the time to consider this […]

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