Teaching using Australia as a Theme

...

Back to School after Maternity Leave

...

Teaching a Narrative Step by Step

...

Jump To…

Latest Posts

Teaching using Australia as a Theme

Teaching using Australia as a Theme

Hi everyone! I am reading Kensuke's Kingdom with my class at the moment. When we finish it we will tie it in with the theme of Australia. Here is what I hope to cover: Geography: Find Australia on a map. Discuss how far from Ireland it is, how much bigger it is, etc....

read more

Back to School after Maternity Leave

So I am a week in, after being off for nine months! And it feels as though I had never left! Everyone said it would feel like that but I didn't believe them. But it really does. People also told me the thought of returning would be worse than the actual reality- this...

read more

Teaching a Narrative Step by Step

Set Up a Writing Station: paper, blank postcards , envelopes, pens, pencils, sticky notes etc.22 Use a Writer’s Notebook - each student needs their own notebook. Allow students to create a cover for their notebook Use prompt cards for the children who need a little...

read more

Streamlining your Teaching

We all know how the single most important part of our job is teaching the children, this is our job. Unfortunately there is a lot more to it than that! In this new series, I will be talking about ways we can streamline our planning and workload. Let's first take a...

read more

Behaviour Management

If you are on teaching placement, one of the biggest challenges to overcome is behaviour management. This is just a post on what has worked for me in my teaching experience so far, different things work for everyone but this is just my way of doing things, five years...

read more

About me

Hi everyone!

My name is Valerie. I am a primary school teacher. I teach in a rural school in North Dublin. I hope you find my website a useful source of information and resources. Thanks for stopping by!

Múinteoir Valerie

Get Social

Newsletter

Edublog

Pin It on Pinterest

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close