Term 1 & 2 has been crazy for me! I can’t believe only a few short years ago I would have been writing report cards at this time of year. Instead I’m writing purchase orders and emails to distributors!
Arts integration especially can provide an excellent way to discover how your students learn and foster their overall creativity. Increased creativity can lead to improvements in areas such as critical thinking, problem-solving, curiosity, and the willingness to try new things.
My TOP TIPS for Naplan, along with a published article about Lizard Learning and our educational, engaging and fun teaching resources were a feature article in their education section!!
Why Lizard Learning is the solution for the busy teacher, parent, homeschooler or carer to engage, inspire and motivate their kids in literacy and numeracy! The full interview below with Karl and Lisa on The Today Show.
Naplan is a stressful time for everyone involved. We spend so much time drilling facts and formulae into our children to prepare them for the exam that sometimes we forget about the emotional side of the equation. Today’s blog delves into a couple of methods for helping children through the upcoming days, and seeing them come out the other side no worse for wear.
Teachers! NAPLAN has arrived and this weekend is the last weekend before the three official days of testing begin. I really only have a few words to say across the board to teachers, parents and students – ‘keep perspective’ – this is only one test in time and one form of assessment!
Naplan is a test designed to gauge students’ understanding of school curriculum content. The key word here is understanding. Naplan is not a test that requires students to…
3 Top Tips as to why encouraging and using Naplan practice tests are necessary…
With Naplan just around the corner, everyone is looking for hints and tips on how to get ready. The stress on the children and teachers is building to a fever pitch and people are looking for a quick-fix…
We hear the stories all the time that Naplan is stressful and an anxious time. It certainly was for me as a Year 3 teacher until I changed my mindset and started to become creative in how I prepared my kids.
It’s very important that you as the classroom teacher always demonstrate a chilled and relaxed approach to testing and during the three days of Naplan testing. It is our attitude that our students are ALWAYS watching.