In 2013 I started as an NQT in a new-build academy in a largely young and adventurous English department. Much of my practice was shaped by my time there and one of the best creations which I have taken to other schools has been our ‘Progress Pack’. A somewhat gimmicky title coined by my HOD [...]
Story Mountain for the development of creative writing and to support the formative stages of prose analysis.
Inspired by the lead up to UAE's National Day our KS3 students are creating some detailed description based on iconic landscapes and buildings which have become world renowned. 200 Word Challenge - National Day