Improving my Teaching of Grammar

I set myself a challenge this term to improve my teaching of grammar in order to help students develop their understanding and analysis skills. I have found every year, by the time my students reached GCSE, they are struggling to identify the basic word classes like nouns and verbs when analysing writer’s craft. So, IContinue reading “Improving my Teaching of Grammar”

Revision techniques for the classroom

We all know the feeling when it gets to exam season; the students have covered everything and we’re all tired.  Over the years, thanks to some fab colleagues, amazing books and Twitter I’ve managed to collect a good 10 “spiced up” revision techniques to use and adapt for all subject areas. I’ll list these belowContinue reading “Revision techniques for the classroom”