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We're Fucking Up Our Kids And We Don't Even Realise...

I’m going to start off by being honest and telling you that I am mad.

Although, mad doesn’t really cut it.

Angry is also a bit…weak. 1,532 more words


No Screen Sunday - take 2

Following on from last Sunday’s howling success (or maybe just ‘howling’) we decided to do No Screen Sunday again yesterday.  Here’s nine tips from the day about what worked and what didn’t: 715 more words


Pond dipping in autumn 

This month saw our last school visit for Pond Dipping at Normanby Hall Country Park. With the recent mixed weather we wondered what, if anything, they would find in the lake.The children were excited to find: 82 more words

Learning Outside The Classroom

Idea to App

App Breakdown:

Once you receive your personal code and password from the school (valid till employment ends) a dashboard opens with several features:

  • Relevant Policy documents hyperlinked (PDF) & Classes Allocated…
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Physical Education

Dear Mr Gibb...

If you read one of my latest posts, Thanks Mr Gibb but nature is important, you’ll know that back in July I met with my local MP and then went onto write to Nick Gibb, Minister of State at the Department of Education, about the need for outdoor/environmental education on the National Curriculum. 940 more words

Setting the curriculum

The call from Dame Sally Coates for a single national curriculum raises important questions but does not give quite the right answers

Dame Sally Coates, Director of Academies South for United Learning, … 938 more words


More HOW: Propositions in practice

After posting my last blog I felt rather perplexed – surely the new National Curriculum has been implemented somewhere to demonstrate how the propositions can be successfully implemented into Physical Education. 512 more words

Physical Education