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by My School Assembly 11-02-2018
Ah, the joy of wriggly, jiggly children in line as you are waiting to head off to assembly, or the library, or to wherever you need to get your class to.   You’ve asked them to line up, you’ve asked them to be quiet, but the chatter continues and the line resembles hairpin turns to...
Ah, the joy of wriggly, jiggly children in line as you are waiting to head off to assembly,...
Ah, the joy of wriggly, jiggly children in...
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by My School Assembly 29-01-2018
I’ve recently been on a Qi Gong training course in Thailand (more on that later!) and as such, have taken on the role of student as opposed to teacher. It’s been an interesting transformation to say the least.   Firstly, I was reminded of how I learn best. I’m quiet. I like to...
I’ve recently been on a Qi Gong training course in Thailand (more on that later!) and...
I’ve recently been on a Qi Gong training...
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by My School Assembly 16-11-2015
Empathy matters. The more we explicitly teach this empathy schools, the greater our impact on health and wellbeing in our students. And if you needed further convincing because you are stuck in the ‘literacy/numeracy are key’ mindset, according to a recent study*, teaching empathy can pay...
Empathy matters. The more we explicitly teach this empathy schools, the greater our impact...
Empathy matters. The more we explicitly teach...
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by My School Assembly 09-11-2015
Poppy Poppy Poppy poppy what do you say? Wear me on Remembrance Day. Poppy poppy what do you tell? Many soldiers in battle fell. Poppy poppy what should we know? That peace on earth should grow, grow, grow.  A simple and anonymous poem, but a poignant message nevertheless. In my opinion teaching...
Poppy Poppy Poppy poppy what do you say? Wear me on Remembrance Day. Poppy poppy what do...
Poppy Poppy Poppy poppy what do you say?...
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by My School Assembly 26-10-2015
Empathy is the ability to look at a situation for another point of view. It is the ability to be able to connect and understand those who may be different from ourselves. As such, empathy is an integral part of education and is becoming increasingly important as our societies become more diverse.   The...
Empathy is the ability to look at a situation for another point of view. It is the ability...
Empathy is the ability to look at a situation...
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by My School Assembly 05-10-2015
Primary school children thrive on routine, and that is the most important element in establishing an effective behaviour management routine in your class. Without it, your classroom is more like a three-ring circus than a fun learning environment. Use these tips to help you create and maintain a behaviour...
Primary school children thrive on routine, and that is the most important element in establishing...
Primary school children thrive on routine,...