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Weekly Reflection: Take a walk with me

Over the last three weeks my class has been participating in learn to swim lessons put on by our local swimming pool.

As with many things like this. 350 more words

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Weekly Reflection: Creating classroom calm - meditation in classroom

During the summer holidays I had the pleasure of visiting the amazing learning space of @sherratsam and his colleague Chad.

If you ever get the chance to visit either of these educators, please do. 408 more words


Weekly Reflection: Not all kids...

Not all kids like hearing the last bell of the day.

Not all kids have food in the pantry when they go home from school. 351 more words


Weekly Reflection: Maintaining a classroom reading culture

A new year, a new group of kids but still the same goal, getting kids into reading.

Even amongst the Year 8s there were a few kids that needed to get back into the reading. 447 more words


Weekly Reflection: catching bubbles

On the last days of my summer vacation I had the pleasure to visit @samsherratt class in Bangkok. His class blog (and an older version… 412 more words


The second year of teaching is so much better than the first

One of my co-workers last year remarked that the second year of teaching is so much easier than the first. Not only do you have a new workplace, but also learning the ins and outs of teaching without having a supervising teacher in the room. 293 more words


Goodie buckets and lollypop moments - making the first day of school awesome

This year I’ve resolved to share more of my practice online. I’m not sure how interesting it will be once the term really begins, but for now this school year is new and sparkly. 996 more words