Sunday, 3 November 2013

Mencap Easy Read Guide to Hate Crime

Saturday, 28 September 2013

A gardening resource

This resource can be used for OCR entry 3 Horticulture units.


Last autumn I posted  on "what to plant now " (read by clicking on this link)

I have found some new things to add which can be found by clicking on the link below:

The Organic gardener catalogue

Cutting can also be taken now:

 from Video jug:

How to take semi ripe cutting video

Cuttings can be taken from:

Road safety

Some resources for teaching road safety:
  • A2B safely :
Use A2B safely  
Start with Walking to the shop level 1 and tracker sheet 1 
 Read my blog entry guide for more information on this resource

  • A super list of resources for safety from Well Aware
  • From Northern Ireland Curriculum:
In Out and Beyond Thematic unit What's out there page 12  and 13

  • Transport for London Travel guide  link not working

Sunday, 22 September 2013

Personal Safety Using a Cash Machine

This video from Gwent police is a clear and simple presentation on using the cash point safely.

Use in conjucntion with
which you will find a link to on my blog entry:  Be Safe when you are out     

Thursday, 27 June 2013

The Reason Why I Jump - Book of the week

 Radio 4 is featuring this extraordinary book by a Japanese teenager with severe autism.
You can listen to it via the  BBC website  -The first  15 minute episode is  only available until 31st July(4 days). There are 5 episodes in total.

Sunday, 9 June 2013

Learning to be Financially Capable Bank Statements

An example bank statement,wage slip,cheque and debit card can be found in the
 OCR Employability support pack Entry3

Module 2  
Guide to financial capability

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

An old resource which I shall be using to revise
 top, middle, bottom, left and right for OCR Entry 1 Functional Skills.It is an open ended resource. The pictures generate a number- You decide the question...

Tuesday, 26 March 2013


My enterprise students have been taking photos in preparation for making Easter cards.I thought their photos were great.They were creative,beautiful and sometimes funny! 

Tuesday, 5 March 2013

Consolidating number facts

A game from Crickweb  to help develop number order

A worksheet  to download from Sen teacher: Missing Link also to develop number order skills

 Number Track from Mathsticks  ( it is free to make an account)