Creating engaging resources with Canva- Example: Book Review
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Creating engaging resources with Canva- Example: Book Review

Hi folks, I recently have received some emails asking about what sort of programs I use to create my resources 🙂  Well, I just thought I would share this with you… I don’k know how many of you are familiarised with Canva but, I started to use it a few months ago, and it works...

How to support A-Level students with the Discussion Card
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How to support A-Level students with the Discussion Card

I have been conducting the AQA Spanish A-Level speaking exam during the past three years and, as you would agree, we need to ensure that all students can access the top bands in the mark scheme. There are different ways in which we can help them achieve this but I am just going to highlight...

Pick & Mix – A KS3 idea that works really well!
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Pick & Mix – A KS3 idea that works really well!

Hi guys, Hope you are having a nice Sunday! I just wanted to share with you an idea that I had a few years ago… I was teaching a very bad behaved Y8 class and I was constantly looking for different ideas to enthuse and engage them.  One day I thought: what do most children...

What does a Y10 technology lesson look like?
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What does a Y10 technology lesson look like?

Hi all, It has been a long time since I haven’t posted so I thought I’d share my last Y10 Spanish lesson with you… It can also be used with Foundation Y11 students as a revision lesson. My Y10 students are lovely but they need time to get there as, some of them, only started...

GCSE Writing…Extra bullet points!
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GCSE Writing…Extra bullet points!

¡Hola a todos! Some of you know this idea from last year, but in case you are not aware yet… I am writing a few lines just to let you know about it. Last year, I created plenty of bullet points on all the different topics for GCSE and in different tenses. You just needed...

Y10 Speaking Lesson on Technology
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Y10 Speaking Lesson on Technology

Hi there! These last few weeks I have been preparing my Y10 students for their speaking test which is coming up… I have been revising all the different topics and hopefully they now feel more confident. Are you also doing this with your classes? This lesson is an example of what I have been doing....

Y11 Writing Revision 2
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Y11 Writing Revision 2

Happy HT everyone! I have just created another writing lesson on all topics which I am planning to use with my Y11 students the first Monday back after the holidays… The lesson consists of: 1.  Vocabulary test. 2.  Vocabulary gap-fill. 3. Correct the mistakes. 4. Choose the correct photo based on the description. 5.  Match...

Y11 Writing Revision Lesson
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Y11 Writing Revision Lesson

Now that we are coming to an end with listening and reading practice, we all need  to focus on the writing element of the exam… I have just put this lesson together for my Y11 students who I will see again on Thursday this week. The lesson consists of: 1.  Vocabulary test. 2. Describing a...

Y11 Revision Lesson on Holidays
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Y11 Revision Lesson on Holidays

¡Hola a todos! Would you like more resources on the topic of holidays? This is the last lesson I have planned… I am teaching it tomorrow 🙂 The listening and reading tasks have been taking from Exampro as usual. The different activities go as follows: 1. Vocabulary test. 2. Find the odd one out. 3....