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Standens Barn TV!

With a new ‘batch’  of Standens Barn digital leaders coming off the production line, I thought it time to set the bar high and give them a new project. Enter Standens Barn TV. We have recently invested in some film … Continue reading

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Greenscreens Available! Cheap Prices!

I don’t blog often enough. I want to but I don’t. I would really like to change that and hopefully 2016 will be that year. Anyway, I think that my classroom, and indeed my school, is full of good practice … Continue reading

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Are you the one that stops creativity in your primary classroom?

Every now and then the buzzword CREATIVITY pops up in Education circles. Only recently it was mentioned again by the current Education Secretary Nicky Morgan. Quite unsurprisingly she advocated that the Government wishes to promote creativity in their Curriculum whereas … Continue reading

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Moving on…

This time of year is always a busy time in year 6. At the moment we are right in the middle of a Vikings topic which for us in year 6 means production time! I actually wrote the production myself … Continue reading

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Did you know that the children are watching?

Why do teachers teach? Is it to pass on their knowledge to the children? Is it to build up the aspirations of the children so that they know that there is a future for them? Or is it as every … Continue reading

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Adobe Slate – Presentation Software

Post-Sats week has been excellent. We have freed ourselves from the shackles of the pronoun and been very creative this week! Our school uses a topic-based curriculum which continues to be really successful. This term’s topic is Seas and Oceans … Continue reading

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Engagement + reward = behaviour

I almost started by saying that in our recent Ofsted inspection we were lucky to be judged as outstanding for behaviour. However, on thinking about it, we weren’t lucky, we actually worked quite hard for it. So I guess what … Continue reading

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