Category: May 2012

PD in Pyjamas

Regular readers will know I love to learn and I love to share. You will know how much I rave about and support TeachMeets and how I know that my own teaching has grown since I embraced learning and change. In fact I would go so far as to say, it is my desire to
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Learning through play

After spending several frustrating hours trying to find online help videos which clearly explain simple SMARTboard tips, I decided this week it would just be easier all round if I made my own. I am sure there are many fabulous videos already made but sifting through the many that are not clearly explained or simply
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Why bother blogging?

I have been blogging for nearly two and a half years, sometimes I wonder why I do it and what I hope to gain from maintaining this blog.  This week I have been reflecting on my reasons. To add to my thoughts I read this yesterday at a book marketing website. Nationally, over 12 million
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Asking for help

How do you ask for help? How do your students ask for help? I have been in the enviable position this week of being an observer in my classroom while my student teacher took several excellent lessons. As a result I have been able to watch and listen as some of my students asked for
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