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31 August 2018
The hashtags #SelfcareSunday and #WorkLifeBalance are seriously trending over on the gram at the moment, it seems everyone is keen to turn the spotlight on mental health, and we for one couldn’t.agree.more. Teaching is (as you all know) full on! Rewarding and amazing, but also tiring and social life zapping. So how can we be the best teachers we can be, while still realising that we are also...
28 July 2018
Guided Reading was one of my favourite lessons when in the classroom. I just loved seeing my students learn to read and also their joy at getting one on one teacher time! I however graduated from Uni where I was (shock horror) taught Round Robin reading and also witnessed it on my pracs. Thankfully in my first year teaching my school treated us to a Guided Reading PD and it gave the whole school...
3 July 2018
Spelling can often be seen as one of those boring subjects that is done through rote learning and repetitive activities. It doesn’t have to be a tedious lesson, you can make it fun and engaging for your students. We have just added some new spelling resources to the website and will be featured bellow. Also check out some fun hands on spelling games and activities you don’t need worksheets for!...
24 June 2018
100 days of school - what a milestone! Funny how it seems to happen so quickly yet the beginning of the year is a far, far distant memory! With all of the states starting and ending each term at different times (what is with that?) we thought we'd share some of our 100 days ideas with you all ahead of time. If you haven't been counting the days - lock these ideas away for next year! There...

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