I got from work! ∙ It is for working 5 years!I love my job!And they gave me a ∙ RING! ∙ It is a Sterling Silver Black Onyx! ∙ I love rings!It even has the company I work for engraved inside the ring! ∙ They have...―
Relief Teaching pay is good. But you can't go and purchase hundreds of resources for your job. ∙ I am very selective about where I spend my money. Some would call my a tight-wad (or worse). ∙ Fishing gear - YES. ∙ Relief ...―
There is nothing like a well designed reading comprehension passage to create active engagement. When I am relief teaching active engagement is my single most important goal. ∙ PLUS putting together a good exercise take heaps of YOUR time -...―
Anyone who teaches will know how important number facts are to success in mathematics. Gosh, all I can remember about my own primary school years is reciting my "tables" - and you know what? I think I am a pretty good mathematician as a result....―
I was doing a relief teaching stint working with a year 7 class yesterday and my timing must have been a bit out because I had about 15 minutes left before the morning tea break. ∙ DRATS! ∙ Because I carry my small Toshiba netbook ...―
Can you get any cheaper resources than newspapers? OK - shopping catalogues might be cheaper. ∙ Most schools have newspapers piled up somewhere, and they are great classroom resources. ∙ Try these activities but remember that most of...―
A complete ONE DAY program for a Relief Teacher. ∙ This program has been used in upper primary classrooms from year 5 - 7. I have used this program myself a number of times and have continually refined the implementation. ∙ See 10 ...―
I ran into this fabulous free resource by accident. It is developed by the Dairy Industry of Australia and has 3 modules - all with free video, graphic and printable resources. Even a free dairy DVD for teachers. Cool! ∙ See below for Free...―
I am not a great believer in worksheets as they generally don't produce tangible results and students often get restless. ∙ However, I have used this style of sheet in several year levels with great results. The kids are challenged and ...―
I have noted in previous posts that with the end of QE, the only way to go in terms of yields is up. The Fed was by far and away the dominant buyer of Tresuries, and in the absence of a different buyer to step up and take their place, price would...―
I love having raw quick things in the fridge for snacks. Want something sweet? It’s ...
The time is upon us to be tan and fit. I love this time of year. The best way to get ...
Crock pot cooking is perfect for anyone on the go go go! Well here is a great dinner that ...