Question: 630 pupils paid 50p each on a charity day. The money collected was divided equally by 3 different charities Strategy: divide 630 divided by 2 = 315 (same as halving) 315 divided by 3 = 105 (divide 300 by 3 = 100, 15 by 3 = 5, 100 + 5 = 105) A teacher […]
The Basics You need to know: hours consist of 60 minutes 24 hour clock. e.g 3:40 pm is 12 + 3:40 = 15:50 how to add on chunks of 60 minutes. e.g 60 + 60 + 60 + 60 + 60 = 300 how to divide minutes into hours e.g 320 minutes. 300 minutes = 5 hours. […]
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What the TDA says about QTS changes 2014.
Whilst, it’s true there aren’t tons, we’ve found 5 for you and I was surprised to find there are many more. So next time you’re at a dinner party and your friends say there are no good state schools in London, you might like to challenge that. In the meantime, share this post with your friends […]
Tell us About City of London Girls School The Good Schools Guide says the City of London Girls School is “Academic and hard-working day school that currently produces good results and unspoilt articulate girls but remaining low profile.’’ A non-denominational independent day school for girls aged 7 to 18. How hard is it to get […]
Tell us about St Olaves In 2011, it was ranked the fourth best ranking state school at A-level in the UK. To say it’s good, is an understatement. The Good Schools guide: “One of the finest schools in the country, and a testament to the grammar school system”. It’s a boys school for ages 11 to […]
Love him or hate him, our Secretary of State for Education would like all potential teachers to be able to tell their colons from their semi-colons (punctuation), their conjunctivitis from their conjunctions usage (grammar) and tackle those pesky spelling mistakes (spelling). If the mention of any of the above sends you into a mild panic, […]
Apparently you can’t be a great English teacher if you are half decent at Maths, so it’s pull up your socks time folks and get ready for the QTS test. The tests will be getting harder. For 2014 entry, the content of the test will be equivalent to a C at GCSE. In Sep 2015 […]