New Marking Policy 2016

Rationale behind new marking policy explained and FREE downloads for you to use if you want to create a similar time saving marking and feedback policy.

Hour of Code 2015

FREE resource to accompany Hr of CODE activities in December (great if you're in an IT room before Xmas)

Planning a successful week

This post shares how I plan (on a Sunday) for the week ahead, and a FREE download of the resource I created to help me.

A calming space

This post covers how colouring might help calm some frustrated learners...

#teacher5adaysketch

Did you join in #teacher5adaysketch? I did, I've shared my sketches here for you. Keep an eye out for the #teacher5aday hashtag

Life beyond levels

A simple start to assessing without levels - and directions to further reading and support online.

Literacy and consistency

This post aims to suggest some solutions to the problems faced in the classroom by learners having low reading ages and poor literacy skills.

Pupil Action after feedback

This post will give you advice and tips covering two areas; How to plan to enable feedback action How to make action visible

Progress is…

This post looks at two things: What is pupil progress? How do you evidence it in lessons and over time?

UCAS 5Min Plan

A FREE 5min plan to help you manage the UCAS process with your tutees

Teacher feedback

FREE teacher feedback resource designed to match the resources already on sale.

Coming soon…

Although #ValuableVocab is being updated on a regular basis I wanted to sign post my readers to some upcoming posts… Keep going – In light of the shocking ‘fall out’ […]

#ValuableVocab Day 10

#ValuableVocb Challenge your learners one word at a time – try using todays word in all your lessons today and see what impact it has! Join in the conversation on […]

#ValuableVocab Day 9

#ValuableVocb Challenge your learners one word at a time – try using todays word in all your lessons today and see what impact it has! Join in the conversation on […]

#ValuableVocab Day 8

#ValuableVocb Challenge your learners one word at a time – try using todays word in all your lessons today and see what impact it has! Join in the conversation on […]

#ValuableVocab Day 7

#ValuableVocb Challenge your learners one word at a time – try using todays word in all your lessons today and see what impact it has! Join in the conversation on […]

#ValuableVocab Day 6

#ValuableVocb Challenge your learners one word at a time – try using todays word in all your lessons today and see what impact it has! Join in the conversation on […]

#ValuableVocab Day 5

#ValuableVocb Challenge your learners one word at a time – try using todays word in all your lessons today and see what impact it has! Please follow and like us:

#ValuableVocab Day 4

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#ValuableVocab Day 3

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#ValuableVocab day 2

This post is designed to help you improve teaching and learning one word at a time! #ValuableVocab We know the vocabulary linked to Blooms Taxonomy is important, we know that, […]

#ValuableVocab Day one

This post is designed to help you improve teaching and learning one word at a time! #ValuableVocab We know the vocabulary linked to Blooms Taxonomy is important, we know that, […]

Questions, Answers and Fraggles!

A short video reflection of mine. A student knocked on my door… You can video this video on FaceBook here, please share and like! Please follow and like us:

Quick video tips all in one place

Quick tips This is a post to link readers to my 30 second (occasionally longer) teaching tip videos on FaceBook. The page is growing with every video added and being positively received […]