100 things you’ve probably done at school when you’re a teacher – by an ex-teacher…

Recently TES published a poster on the 100 things you should have done at school before the age of 11 – by primary school pupils. I ripped it out and stuck it on the staffroom cupboard door, and we read … Continue reading 100 things you’ve probably done at school when you’re a teacher – by an ex-teacher…

Nativity: What I miss about the classroom at Christmas

I’m a little late to the Christmas party this year – my tree went up weeks into December and even a colleague who’s only known me a few months was astounded…I’ve not got a six-foot tree, it’s actually shorter than me this year. So over the next few days I’m going to share a few Christmas film reflections, now I’ve finally got time to watch them – I hope you enjoy! This year, classroomless, I subjected my colleagues to my Christmas vision. It involved Photoshopping, a lot of tinsel and lights, and resulted in two Christmas trees. I was ill … Continue reading Nativity: What I miss about the classroom at Christmas