Spotlight On Strategies – Remix

For those of you that don’t know, last November I was honoured, along with 5 other teachers, as founding members of the Discovery Education Community here in the UK. The Discovery Education Community (sometimes referred to as ‘The DEN’) is a large group of educators dedicated to sharing best practice and enhancing the learning of their students. For Read More …

Top Secret Training

Last year I wrote a staffrm piece on teaching Year 1 pupils to type. It dealt with the reasoning behind the lessons and finding a hook to essentially teach typing. Then the topic of typing skills surfaced in a joint #CASchat and #PrimaryRocks twitter chat. I mentioned my Secret agent unit and said I would share it Read More …