Snow and Ice Cross Curricular Unit

2021 in Scotland has started with a cold snap that doesn’t look like it will be warming anytime soon. It’s the perfect time to explore Ice through a curricular topic. I have created this unit in line with the first level of Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence and will add to this page throughout the week. […]

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Christmas in Tayside 2020

Santa Claus is coming to town I know Christmas might look a little different for most of us this year with no pantos or big Christmas shopping markets. I have hunted out all of the Santa experiences running in Tayside this year. Of course, things might still change which means some planned events may still […]

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Spooky snacks for Halloween

I love to make easy themed foods with Summer and with Halloween around the corner I thought I would try a few new spooky snacks this year. I have 2 rules when cooking with Summer. It should be QUICK and EASY, and these snack ideas are both of those. Fried Skull with dippy eyeballs Dipping […]

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Connect 4 Dice Addition

Are you looking for fun ways to explore adding in the classroom or at home? My pupils absolutely love this game. It’s super in a 1:1 setting, small group situation or as the whole class playing independently against the teacher. How to play When it’s your turn roll 2 dice, add the sum of the […]

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East Haven Beach

Nestled on the coast in the North East of Scotland is East Haven Beach. East Haven is a tiny little fishing village off the A92 in Angus between Carnoustie and Arbroath. It’s a real hidden gem! The beach is unspoiled, a mix between stretches of golden sands and rock pools to explore at low tide […]

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Mind that Eggy!

Easter 2020 won’t be like any Easter we have had before. While we can’t take part in regular traditions here’s a way to involve children in the fun of easter from the safety of your own home and all you need is a single decorated boiled egg. If you want to add your eggy pictures […]

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