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DIRT for boys, active learning and differentiation

Good Practice

Dedicated Improvement Reflection Time (DIRT) Resources by Mrs Johns

My Year 11 did a ‘Lego Movie’ ‘Good Cop/Bad Cop’ DIRT response today. Students then ‘Build upon their work’ with the Lego builder Emmit! 1,539 more words


Literacy, iPads, Middle Boys and much, much more

Brain food

This diagram explaining how to encourage boys to read was designed by Justine Short.


You can find lots free and innovative of teaching materials, like the one below, onĀ www.teachingideas.co.uk… 937 more words


Teaching and Learning: Great ideas and practical tips from colleagues on social media and beyond

Brain food

This table was put together by Stephen Teirney (Twitter) and is a thought provoking way of looking at how to achieve great teaching. 1,953 more words


Have you screwed up your kids today?

I feel like the worst mom right now. We homeschool for health reasons, and I have been trusting my teens to keep up with their work. 468 more words