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World War 2 Visitor

On Thursday, we had a visit from a man (Private Ronald Warner) to tell my class about World War 2. He was just fantastic. The children and teachers dressed up as evacuees and 1940’s women. Ronald brought in many artefacts from the war including toys, radios, sirens. He used the…
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Resources and Displays are the bane of my life

I’m going to give you an insight into a life as a teacher. Thought I would go into school today to finish off the classroom and sort out planning. Well, that went pretty well but thought I could have been more productive. Actually I did manage to sort out a…
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School starting

I guess on the first day of school, it is natural to be nervous and excited… This usually happens when your 5 years old but for me I’m older and starting my first post as a Primary School Teacher. I will be teaching year 5 and my class name is…
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Pinterest addict

I am just a Pinterest addict. I am on it all the time. If you do not have it, you should sign up. There are so many different reasons for getting Pinterest. 1. You can pin as many boards as you like. I categorise them (that’s just my organisational skills…
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Spa day

Not sure about other people’s opinions on spas but I just love them. These are the sort of days where I just thank God for the opportunity to relax and revitalise. The steam room is my favourite as I can just lay there in the moist, hot air and basically…
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Newquay… Not exactly what I thought

A trip to Newquay was on the agenda as its a place I’ve been told to go to, especially as I was holiday down in Cornwall. But I must say, it was a bit different than expected. First, Newquay zoo. For the price you pay, I was disappointed. It only…
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Teaching over the last year

Soooo… This is my first blog that I write on here. At the moment, it is coming to the end of the summer holiday, which I have to say, makes me slightly sad. The time has been so relaxing but also, has gone quick. As I look over the last…
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