Emily Jane

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What's the point of classroom displays?

@enlimcharas As an MFL teacher, I quickly learned not to display things like numbers – children became too reliant on the walls. Now have grammar …

Teaching

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Six creative ideas for practical maths lessons

Kevin Mazur/WireImage<p>Creative maths lessons: ask your students to create a swimming pool for Jay-Z and Beyonce to help them understand perimeter. Photograph: Kevin Mazur/WireImage<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2013/11/26/1385481039212/Jay-Z-and-Beyonce-009.jpg<p>…

Neil Finney on Twitter: "Love the scope and magnitude that these learning theories have on education. http://t.co/cX5mbXfWHr http://t.co/ZAtw5ErCp3"

RT @aegilopoides: Just made my first #TakeawayHmk ready for use tomorrow. http://t.co/mtshZ2rY4O

RT @LauraLolder: CPD in a nutshell - learning to be lazy with @thelazyteacher - notes courtesy of @Chelsiejade88 #IncredibleDay http://t.co/i3UbaCCJAC

RT @RWBA_DT: New literacy mats for T7! Feedback welcome... http://t.co/LIg5DnQNJL

Australian wildfires: Risk to people and environment ‘unparalleled’ - Today's news, tomorrow's lesson - 21 October

<b>Today's news, tomorrow's lesson - 21 October</b><p>As the most recognisable building in Australia, the Sydney Opera House is photographed by millions of …

Wales

Managing behaviour when your back is turned

You can't grow eyes in the back of your head, so try this advice from TES behaviour adviser Tom Bennett on how to deal with behaviour when your back …

Behavior

Starters and Plenaries booklet

TES PICKS<p>A booklet of maths starters and plenaries ideas that I've put together from various sources. Hope it&'s helpful!<p>Read more

Typhoon Haiyan: 10,000 feared dead after storm hits Philippines - Today's news, tomorrow's lesson - 11 November

<b>Today's news, tomorrow's lesson - 11 November</b><p>Photograph: Getty<p>It has been described as “absolute bedlam”, “complete devastation” and “horrific”. But …

Natural Disasters

Getting children writing

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Writing

teaching ideas, classroom resources and education news

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Teaching resources

TES PICKS<p>A murder has been committed! There are 32 suspects, and one of them is guilty. Using your powers of deduction, can you crack each of the …

Teaching

Geog: Online Games

Geog: Online Games<p>Add a link Top of page<p><b>Build : Good for world locations .. and fun</b> <br>http://www.buildwithchrome.com/ <br>Welcome to Build - the largest …

Lego

Map Mysteries

• Free Digital Download | Purchase Paper Copy<br>• Discuss the human and natural threats that exist to the Everglades.<br>• Discuss how agriculture and …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Mich/GrLakes Social Studies Conf.

<i>OnGEO</i> gave a talk, “Reaching into Geography’s Toolbox: Using Web-based Tools to Teach the Geographic Perspective,” in Lansing, Michigan (Oct 18-19) …

Michigan State University

10 Online Activities and Resources for Geography Awareness Week

Next week is Geography Awareness Week. National Geographic Education has highlighted some of their activities for the week. I've put together a …

Mission Map Quest - Create Your Own Geography Games

Russel Tarr is on a roll this month. Earlier this month he released a great tool for creating fake text message exchanges between historical and …

B1030 Geography 2 May 2010 Question Paper Type Version

Geography

iPad Bulletin – issue 9 (Apps Focus – Geography)

You may have noticed that at the moment this has become a fortnightly bulletin rather than weekly – mainly due to time pressures! Hopefully it will …

Are schools set up by teachers any better?

Ed Vainker always fancied the idea of "taking the best bits of education" and starting his own school. So when the coalition government launched its free schools programme in 2010 – allowing parents, teachers and other members of the community to set them up – he joined forces with geography …