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...


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