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Pedagogical Praise for Mr. Math Teacher

The recent vernal equinox brings not only more sunshine to my day outside of my classroom, but to the time I spend within.  The week after I set my clocks forward an hour, former students of mine started to descend upon our high school campus released from their college studies for spring break.  1,063 more words


Alternative Issues

Today my year 13s started work on the masses of past papers I gave them as an easter present (the lucky people that they are). One of those papers was the Edexcel C3 paper from the January sitting. 338 more words


Writing Introductions: "Attention Grabber" In-Class Activity

During the first writing project of the semester, I did a couple of units on the different parts of an essay (introductions, body paragraphs/topic sentences, and conclusions). 339 more words


Why I Dropped Everything And Started Teaching Kendrick Lamar's New Album

When Kendrick Lamar released his sophomore album, To Pimp A Butterfly (2015), I was in the middle of teaching a unit on Toni Morrison’s novel, … 2,348 more words

Teaching & Learning

How to behave on the examination day (via AQA)

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So it’s exam day

Here you can find out what to expect on the day, including guidance and advice on dealing with any unexpected issues that may come up and some tips on approaching your exam. 1,125 more words

English Language

Online Artefact

Hi all!

Finally! It’s finished …. hopefully :) Huge relief.

My context for this assignment was Year 11 Ancient History. I choose to use an infographic medium for my artefact as I’m a fairly visual person and love to use my creativity. 81 more words

My First Prac!

Walking into a new school I basically knew nothing about; I had a million different thoughts going through my head. What if the students don’t like me? 610 more words