Welcome to my latest 1/2 termly post! This time a quick run down of 4 stretch and challenge activities I tested last term in my classrooms. That’s in my Yr7 […]
A growth mindset is hugely important, it’s not a fad, it’s how you build resilient learners! I’m witnessing the benefit of students having developed a growth mindset and its enabling me to teach much more challenging computing lessons than I had originally thought I would!
A little doodle with a marker pen and the pad of A3 paper someone had left on my desk on Friday afternoon resulted in this design for a desk pad.
Differentiation and scaffolding These two are the closest relations in a teacher mind, so close that they’re the most often confused terms. Differentiation (to me) is providing stretch and challenge to […]
Every teacher needs their arsenal of places to go for inspiration, from colleagues to books. One absolutely fantastic source of ideas is Pinterest! It’s an international site with ideas and tips […]
I've helped put together this teaching and learning tips magazine. And in the spirit of sharing good practice a free copy can be downloaded here
I've created this 'quick start' guide for anyone who wants to try and implement a colour coded assessment methodology in their department, faculty or whole school. Download for free.
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.
Here you can download the free KS3 Assessment sheets I've designed to support the changes in assessment we've begun this year.
This post looks at two things: What is pupil progress? How do you evidence it in lessons and over time?
A FREE 5min plan to help you manage the UCAS process with your tutees
FREE assessment e-safety resource used with Yr7 at the start of the academic year.
Quick, easy and FREE web design starter activity
FREE resource designed to improve learners ability to question
FREE resources to support teaching CTECH ICT with 6th form
FREE plenary resource 'the Knowledge shake'
FREE resource to help staff get more out of CPD sessions by taking better notes
FREE resource to make your feedback stand out on the page
FREE teacher feedback resource designed to match the resources already on sale.