Day 1 – Level 1 Forest School training

I have just got home from my first day of forest school training at Hill End in Oxford.  It has exceeded my expectations, no only is the site beautiful the instructors are friendly and have a wealth of Forest School knowledge and a contagious passion for their job. Unlike other courses I have been on this one actually usually the underpinning philosophies it espouses to … Continue reading Day 1 – Level 1 Forest School training

First blog….

I’ve been inspired by this week’s #whatisschool blog chat.  I’ve written many blogs in the past but never published, so here’s to a new start with blogging!  It’s short and sweet, and not especially innovative or rousing – but it’s a start!  Please be kind! This week I started a new job – my first permanent EFL job (teaching English as a foreign language).  In … Continue reading First blog….

IELTS Reading Tips

Originally posted on IELTS Advantage:
These are the 10 IELTS reading tips I share with all of my IELTS classes. First, let’s look at an overview so we can understand what the reading paper is about. Are the IELTS reading papers the same for both Academic and General Training? The reading skills required (prediction, finding specific information, identifying opinion etc.) are the same for both… Continue reading IELTS Reading Tips