Lauren Parry

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Hunting English

Top Ten Tips for Behaviour Management<p>Most of my posts are about teaching strategies, the curriculum or the odd political rant. I have written very …

The art of beautifully crafted sentences - David Didau

I came across this post on Doug Lemov’s blog earlier today and instantly decided to rewrite my Year 8 lesson to make use of the ideas within.<p>The idea …

Creative Writing

Better analysis: seeing the wood AND the trees - David Didau

I’ve been exploring better ways to teach analysis and evaluation for some time now. A few years ago I stumbled on the idea of zooming in and out …

Marking is an act of love - David Didau

<i>UPDATE: After a lot of thought and reading, I’m no long convinced that marking is anywhere near as important or useful as it’s often claimed. In</i> …

Making data meaningful: Pen Portraits - David Didau

Most of what makes classrooms work is invisible. The activities that teachers and students enact are, by and large, irrelevant. I’m aware that this …