After a prolonged absence, I am back writing on Booksby. I had originally planned to be writing new posts right up until the New Year but I decided that 2016 had been a very long year for me so it was time for a well-earned break! Speaking of new year, I want to start this… Continue reading I’m back!
Today is Christmas Jumper Day 2016, an annual event organised by Save the Children, to raise money for children less fortunate than ourselves. It’s a chance to be festive, a little bit silly all whilst raising money for a worthy cause. What’s not to like? Showing your support by wearing your Christmas jumper and donating… Continue reading Christmas Jumper Day 2016 – Save the Children
We all know that Christmas is one of the most wonderful yet most chaotic times of the year! So, it’s no surprise that for there are a number of tell-tale signs for us teachers at this most special time of the year… 1.There’s glitter everywhere. When I say everywhere. I mean EVERYWHERE. At school in… Continue reading Eight Ways Teachers Know It’s Christmas Time
This week’s quote is to remind us that there is always light at the end of the tunnel no matter how bad life may seem. It never hurts us to look for a little positivity among the chaos! Booksby x
This week’s quote is from ‘The Lion and the Mouse’ by Aesop. It is important to consider how our actions can affect others . Kindness doesn’t cost anything to give and it can really can change someone’s day. So, share a little kindness today towards those around you. It won’t go unnoticed! Booksby x
*Disclaimer: In this blog post, I will not be directly discussing where I work or anything related specifically to the children I teach. I will only be mentioning general teacher items in my bag* I’ve seen a lot of blogs and vlogs on the internet about ‘what’s in my handbag’, but as I’m a teacher… Continue reading What’s in my teacher bag? (2016)
As a bit of a bookworm, there’s nothing I love more than sitting down with a cup of tea and reading a good book. I thought I’d post this quote this week as we’re often to busy to allow ourselves the time to sit down with a good book or even a cup of tea!… Continue reading Motivational Monday