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Idea 176: Beat the Calculator Maths Starter Game

This can either be a general revision activity for all mental maths, or tailored to focus on just one mental maths strategy (using number bonds, rounding numbers etc). 177 more words

Key Stage One

Use Poll Everywhere to collect responses and allow live class participation.

Use Poll Everywhere to collect responses and allow live class participation.

Go to http://www.polleverywhere.com to set up your poll, which is free for up to 25 responses. 71 more words


Asparagus Soup with Rocket Pesto

St .George’s Day (England’s patron saint) also marks the beginning of the all too brief British Asparagus season,

23rd April until 21st June. These dates also mark the beginning and end of the  563 more words


Dried plums, soaked in Armagnac, stuffed with duck breast pâté

So, we poshed it up for Big Sis’s birthday this year with an 8 (or 12, depending on how you count ;-) ) course meal.  It has been fantastic indulging in fine ingredients and decadent recipes while testing and refining the menu, and then sharing in the eating of the final result. 653 more words


Sourdough starter (mis)adventures

I have been wanting to make my own sourdough for a while and it was on my New Years baking resolutions. (It was on last year as well but never got round to it.) In the bread baking circle on social media, sourdough is seen as king due to the more intense flavours and once you start you never seem to go back to baking with shop bought yeast. 727 more words


Introduction to Twitter

Introduction to Twitter

You can download the twitter app from; Apple  Google

Twitter is a Social media service that allows users to post short 140 character messages called ‘tweets’. 412 more words



Hello I don’t know how many people will read this but I just wanted to tall about what I will be writing or blogging about. I really like writing and one of my teachers told me to do a blog so that’s what I’m doing. 50 more words