Resource Centre – Week #11

Welcome to the NEW BIGGER Resource Centre! Over the past weeks we have had some excellent links posted to support teachers in their classrooms. We are now looking to extend this to welcome parents who do lots of activities with their children. You will not only inspire teachers that have a classroom full of children, but by simplifying crafts, you are […]

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Laying Foundations!

One of the most exciting and new things for me when I became head of a primary school (See here) was the fact that I had children from 3-7 to look after. Apart from worrying that I might step on the nursery children (!), my other concern was that I knew very little about what was done ‘down there’ I […]

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TW3!

So….by now most schools in England will have seen some children by now. I know our colleagues in the other parts of the UK have had them in for a while. The title refers to ‘That Was The Week That Was’ which was a weekly TV programme with a satirical look at the news. The question is –  How was […]

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Tales from the Head's Office #6

Having retired as a primary head teacher & following the suggestion of my dear friend Paula this post is part of an occasional series about the highs & lows of my headship career. It spanned 13 years & included 3 schools. I hope you enjoy my tales! ***************************************************************** Mr. Men This is my Mr.Men diary. I’m very sad about it. […]

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