Congratulations on getting your first job! It’s an exciting time and one I can remember very well. There are butterflies in your tummy and every emotion from A to Z, and all the way back again. This is the time to get ready, mentally and physically, for what promises to be the best time of your life. So here are my personal Top Ten Tips to help you get ready for next September…
Finding a your first post as an NQT is a daunting task, because becoming a teacher carries with it not just the mantle of starting a new job, but also that of a vocation, a persona that will shape your…
Bob decided that it was going to be one of those dumbtwiddling days. He looked out of his window in his home at the base of an ancient hollowed out oak tree, and all he could see was big wetty gobbley droppers pourling down and making hugelymungiously soggy puddly muddles on the ground. On dumbtwiddling days like this, he knew there was only one thing that you could do…
Bob reads a story and starts to dreamickle up his own to make him feel less miseryshiverable.
This is the place to come for videos and simple vlogs on how to take the first steps with new crafts. If you would like more help or next steps, let me know and give you an extra episode!
Here you’ll find sets of lesson plans, power points, worksheets (easy to adapt for workbooks or edit), success criteria, ideas and things designed to generally make your life better. For teachers of EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2
This is the place you can find all my posts about teaching – the highs and lows of the everyday, hints and tips for survival, ideas for activities, book recommendations and more.
FREE Pirate themed teaching ideas and downloadable resources for EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 children. Fun, easy to do activities that will make learning memorable for all!
Welcome to Bob’s Brillinut Book – a constantly evolving sketchbook of the things that Bob loves and finds important – from acorns and oak trees to cake and kindness
Bob has been out in garden making an insect house for his bug friends. This is a simple and easy way to make a home for nature’s friends and should be cheap to make too! Resources can be found easily (or for free if you’re lucky) and shouldn’t take long to put together. Great activity for EYFS, KS1 or KS2
Bob loves making things for the outdoors and in the great outdoors, so what’s better than a ‘scarencrow’ for your garden? A great activity for everyone, but especially children in the EYFS, KS1, KS2. All you need for a scarecrow is what you probably have at home. You have a spare head, haven’t you?