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Teacher Fashion!
17 September 2020 - 5 min Read
Teacher Fashion by Monique from @teachingincanberra When it comes to deciding on teacher clothes and outfits it is important that I look professional but also be comfortable throughout the day. I am a kindergarten teacher and need to be able to move around easily-.....
Your One Stop Fine Motor Shop!
21 July 2020 - 5 min Read
  We are so passionate about all students being given the opportunity to develop, practice and refine their fine motor skills. The link between strong fine motor development and other aspects of language, literacy, and cognitive development has been.....
Fine Motor Skills
14 July 2020 - 5 min Read
  What are fine motor skills   Enter any early childhood classroom and you are sure to hear the words “fine motor” mentioned! These skills underpin so many aspects of a child’s development, but what exactly are they Fine motor.....
The Teacher/Mum Juggle – How to not only Survive but THRIVE!
5 July 2020 - 5 min Read
We are so excited to have Sandy from @mrs_batty write this blog about her return to work after becoming a mum to her gorgeous son Arlo! When Bridget and Shez from Top Teacher asked me to write a blog for their website, my first thought was excitement. My second.....
Our Top Teacher Story
28 June 2020 - 5 min Read
  The BEGINNING Let’s go all the way back to the very beginning our of Top Teacher story… back to 2008! We met in a small mining town in Western Australia while teaching Year One in classrooms next door to each other. Newman was one those towns with.....
Engaging Reluctant Readers
15 June 2020 - 5 min Read
Teaching children to read is one of the most rewarding parts of teaching. Seeing the “aha”  moment when it all clicks into place – magic! But what do we do when our students are reluctant to participate in reading activities How can we encourage a love of.....
Setting Up Dramatic Play!
31 May 2020 - 5 min Read
We absolutely love PLAY over here at Top Teacher! Let's talk about setting up Dramatic Play areas in your Classroom! So many learning opportunities happen in a dramatic play area and we wanted to help you set up these fun spaces in your classroom. When we created our.....
Kindness in the Classroom
17 May 2020 - 5 min Read
This blog has be written by one of the most kindhearted people we have connected with over on Instagram, Cath from @cathwilliams05. A cheerleader for all, her passion for supporting others is evident in her every action. So who better to ask about kindness in the.....
Teaching and Living Remote
4 May 2020 - 5 min Read
This blog has been been written for us by the amazing Lauren from @laurens_lil_learners and is all about her experience teaching and living remote. We absolutely love her Instagram page and the wonderful learning experiences she creates for her students. She.....
Classroom Chat with Jane @environmentasthe3rdteacher
19 April 2020 - 5 min Read
As her Instagram name suggests, Jane really does believe that the classroom environment is the third teacher. Scroll through her page and you will fall into a wonderland full of thoughtfully curated treasures and learning experiences. It is equal parts magic and.....