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Game: Articulate

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This is a great end of year game to play with all ages and levels. It’s based around the popular board game “Articulate” which is a staple in my household at Christmas. 342 more words


End of term - what happens to all our "stuff"?

You’ve finished your exams, packed your bags, donated your unwanted items, and you’re ready to leave St Andrews for the summer…but what happens to all the “stuff” students donate? 246 more words

St Andrews


Imagine you’re in a big entrance hall and there are students buzzing and humming around you everywhere. It’s not like you don’t like students – you’re one yourself – but these students are in a specific mode. 753 more words

Reflecting on the academic year that was, part one

Term has officially ended: hooray! Time to tear through the piles of paper in my office, stick a bunch of stuff in the shredder, rip off my fabulous teaching shoes, and dance barefoot in the sprinkler… 2,016 more words

Beginnings And Endings

Scream if you want to go faster...!

As we approach the end of term 5 (how has that happened already?), the half term break signals the arrival of what can only be seen as “Silly Season”. 584 more words


Examinate! Examinate!

As I sit here in the school office on this early Monday morning sipping my first cup pot of coffee and inhaling that unique aroma of hot paper and toner, I wonder: 130 more words

Random Thoughts

Down to the Wire!

I have one paper (actually my final) for Environmental Biology — which species should I save?  I have the choice of the Lowland Gorilla (and I was very surprised to find there are two: Eastern and Western) and a Black Rhinoceros. 385 more words

Hard Work