5 Important Questions To Ask As An NQT

So you’ve got a job for September and you’ve been asked to go in for a Meet the Teacher day or a handover day which…

5 Fabulous Meet The Teacher Day Activities

Meet the Teacher Day! One of my most favourite days of the year.  It always feels as though it holds so much promise for what…

Mrs Wordsmith : Making Words Fun!

One of the biggest issues I found when I was teaching Key Stage 2 children, was that they have a tendency to use a lot…

Clicker 7 : Supporting Writing For All Children

One of the biggest challenges facing teachers today, and it hasn’t changed in the 10 years that I have been a teacher, is finding high…

2018 Writing Moderation Materials

Not surprisingly at the moment, the STA are releasing a lot of information about the upcoming tests in the Summer months, all of which can…

How to Survive Christmas as an NQT – 5 …

You’ve made it through the first half of term.  You’ve had your first Parents’ Evening, submitted your first set of data and survived several observations…

Educational Visits Tips + FREE Printable Checklist

One of the biggest worries for new teachers, and even for some experienced teachers, is the arranging of educational visits.  There are so many instances…