Whoever said "those who can't...teach" needs to lose their playtime and lose a class dojo point! Teaching itself is amazing; when I go to work, I'm happiest when I'm in the classroom with my kids and just teaching them. That "penny drop" moment will always be my favourite and the things 7/8 year olds come… Continue reading Rock and Hard Place
Well, I've always been able to read!No, that's a lie, I couldn't read till I was about 5 or whatever, but that's neither here nor there.What I mean is, I'm finally able to read again. As my job takes up so much of my time and I have to perform all day long to a… Continue reading Finally!! I can read!
So, I finally got my hair cut after about a year. My mom was slightly worried that my hair was falling out or breaking off. As you can imagine, my job as a teacher can become quite stressful, especially this time of year with SATs, writing assessments and a recent Ofsted visit, so my hair… Continue reading Dead Ends
Exhaustion may be an exaggeration but I'm seriously close to burning out. So, a few weeks ago, I went on a residential with the Year 6 children to Condover (Shrewsbury). It was an eventful weekend with myself driving a child back to Birmingham at 4:30am on Saturday morning after a (long) trip to A&E, then… Continue reading Exhaustion
When you make it through the week and the kids in your class think you deserve attendance stickers! Anyone else exhausted?? Roll on the summer... ☀️🍹