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Days 23-26

My last week in Sri Lanka :(((…

Day 23…

The start of my last week :(… Went back to Hikkaduwa for some shopping and lunch with a few of the girlies ;) had some lovely chips at The Refresh restaurant and headed to the beach for a bit of quick sun lol. 673 more words


Saxon V. Go Math


When I first began teaching, I used Saxon Math, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, to teach my second graders.

Saxon largely uses traditional teaching methods for teaching arithmetic and problem solving skills, with homework problems for each lesson.  481 more words


5 Things Actors and Preschool Teachers Have in Common

I’m currently doing a play at the same time I’m starting my job as a part-time preschool English teacher.

At first I thought it was a simple inconvenience to have two important things going on in my life at once. 1,602 more words


Back to school: social emotional style 

Three back to school learning opportunities to increase emotion regulation and empathy! Back school, and starting school for the first time, can be a challenge for children of all ages. 828 more words


“Stop missing me, I’m right here”

I’m incredibly proud of where I am in my life. I have a job that I love and I am working towards a career that I believe I was born to do. 657 more words

On John Donne and Fish Pedicures

In an earlier post I mentioned worrying about landing a job. (I think I’ve written about worry in every blog post, but I won’t in this one!) I am grateful to say that the Fear of Unemployment ship has sailed for me. 867 more words

Using this website with learners

Hi! Welcome to my website!

As you may know from reading the ‘About Me‘ section, I am also a teacher of A level and GCSE Psychology. 343 more words