Category Archives: Course Update

Back to school….. again.

I thought it would be more of a wrench going back to school after this holiday, particularly because the last week of term was so stressful and exhausting, but actually, it’s not too bad. I feel well rested (for the … Continue reading

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Scrutiny!

As a trainee teacher I am pretty much constantly scrutinised. Most of the lessons I teach are observed, commented on and critiqued by the class teacher or my mentor (often the same person) and today I was observed by the … Continue reading

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Finally!

Well, it’s Monday morning, and I’m not at school, or at Uni. This is holiday is very much needed. The PGCE is not big on holidays you see. While teachers got half term we had lectures and an assigment to … Continue reading

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I’m back

Once again my PGCE has taken over my life and left me with no time to write, but since it’s Christmas, and all my lessons are planned up until Christmas (well, tomorrow) and it’s mostly videos until the end of … Continue reading

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A proper teacher

Well, ok, not really. But I did teach my very first whole lesson today – from beginning to end, entering the room until being dismissed, they were my class. I enjoyed it very much. I think they did too, and … Continue reading

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Sorry

As has been pointed out to me a few times I haven’t updated very much recently. I have been astonishingly busy however (everyone who’s experience the dreaded PGCE will understand) and that will have to be my excuse. I’ve also … Continue reading

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Off and running

Well, I should be working on my primary school report, but I’m not. I’m writing this post. I’m aware, and sorry, that I’ve been neglecting my blog, and my readers (if I still have any after such unforgivably interrupted posting) … Continue reading

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