Vocabulary is important in all subjects. Being able to recall and deploy key words correctly can earn valuable marks in an exam. It can also illustrate a deeper understanding of a topic by being specific. However, embedding relevant vocabulary and linking factors can prove a tall order for students facing time limits in an exam. I believe the key is to practice using the language as much as possible. That's where WORDSPLATTING comes in! This quick and easy activity can pr
Classroom displays are great things. They brighten up the room and can cheer up the most miserable of walls, but the best ones are useful. Ever since my NQT year many moons ago when I was given my first classroom all to myself I have tried use the walls, windows and, in one very interesting year, the ceiling... I have nothing but admiration for the 'Pinterest-Ready' teachers, theming their classes every year. This teacher's dedication to his Harry Potter plan was astounding!