Miss Britton

Thoughts, ideas and advice on all things educational

2019/20 Calendar of Notable Dates & Events

6th August 2019

I often find out about an event or notable date when it is already too late. Because of this, I have created a calendar of significant events for the upcoming academic year.

Teach Primary: Pizza Fractions

21st July 2019

This month's issue of Teach Primary magazine features another of my lesson plans. This one is a KS2 Maths lesson with a focus on fractions. In this lesson, children get to act as chefs adding ingredients to pizzas. 

20 Inspiring Classroom Quotes

8th July 2019

I often choose to display quotes around my classroom as I believe that they can have a huge impact on the way people think. These are some of my favourite quotes to inspire children.

Author for CGP Books

12th June 2019

Recently, I have been fortunate enough to have had the opportunity to write for CGP Books. I have written the questions and activities for their Key Stage 2 Geography Rivers Activity Book.

Teach Primary: Frobscottle Instructions

1st May 2019

I am pleased to announce I will once again be featuring in this month’s issue of Teach Primary magazine. I have written a Key Stage 2 English lesson plan on instructional writing, using The BFG as a 'hook'.

20 Inspirational Women To Introduce To Your Class

15th March 2019

Influential women should be celebrated all year round but Women's History Month is a great opportunity to introduce and discuss their fantastic achievements in your classroom.

Teach Primary: Post Office Maths

22nd November 2018

I am delighted to be featured in this month's issue of Teach Primary magazine. I have contributed to the publication with a Key Stage 2 Maths Lesson Plan on measurement with a 'Post Office' hook.

Teachers, look after yourselves!

12th October 2018

As a teacher, it is second nature to look after the 30+ children in your care each day - but don't forget to look after yourself! With the growing pressures of this career, it is essential to take care of your own health and wellbeing.

Teach Primary: Empire Windrush

6th September 2018

I am pleased to announce that I have contributed to this month's issue of Teach Primary magazine with a Key Stage 2 lesson plan on the Empire Windrush for Black History Month.