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Final Swim

Today was the last day of September, and according to Delhi Municipal Corporation, the beginning of Winter. The swimming pool which I have been using for the past month is now closed. 87 more words


A quick restorative practice - or how to re-juice yourself.

So, on Thursday I handed in the last of my assignments – a day early mind you. I was pretty proud of myself actually: I hadn’t been stressed, I had really enjoyed doing the last assignment, I had organised myself so that I had enough time, I wasn’t burnt out or exhausted. 755 more words

What's Cooking In My Heart

When Plan B Goes Wrong

One of the first things you learn as a teacher is to have a backup plan in case your lesson doesn’t go the way you are expecting it to. 1,432 more words

Science Teaching

The Squiggle

I distinctly remember getting my answer papers back as a student and wondering why in God’s name the teachers just couldn’t get their ‘1/2’ clearly. A seemingly arbitrary wavy line near a whole number would be assumed to be the half, and we’d continue to check for ‘totaling mistakes.’ If we were particularly astute, we’d snag another half or so through the paper. 444 more words


End of Term

End of Term

End of term

Like a germ

Here I squirm

At the berm

Not so firm

Temp’ or perm’

I can worm

Like Mouse Herm’ 16 more words

Idea 116: Writing Reports

So…. It’s that time again when you have reached the end of term or end of year and your wonderful task is to write a report of every child in your class YAY! 266 more words



Spent a glorious weekend at Deershed Festival. There were no deer, but at one point, my head, was in fact, a shed. Not as much as my sister’s pals though. 519 more words