TES - Teaching jobs, resources & ideas from the Times Educational Supplement http://www.tes.co.uk/ The TES website offers in depth teaching news, teaching & educational resources as well as many active forums - all to help UK teachers. Visit the Times Educational Supplement website for advice and help for teachers and information on careers in teaching. Subscribe to the TES to ensure you never miss a copy of this weekly newspaper packed with the latest education and teaching news, subject resources and ideas as well as the latest UK jobs in education http://www.tes.co.uk/magazine/graphics/logo.png TES http://www.tes.co.uk Editorial: Supply, demand and the danger of stereotypes http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447722 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447722 <p>Desks shake and pupils cower as thunderous footsteps approach. Finally, the creature enters the room and fixes her victims with a hideous glare. Miss Rancid, the supply teacher, has arrived.</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Schools running for cover in supply crisis http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447726 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447726 <p>Pay and conditions issues add to councils’ recruitment problems</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Meagre funding for Gaelic learning speaks volumes http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447727 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447727 <p>Former minister for language dismisses ‘tokenistic’ efforts</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT News at a glance http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447728 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447728 <p><xstrong>Income determines outcome, says poverty report</xstrong></p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Glasgow colleges play musical chairs with courses http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447729 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447729 <p>Staff may face being relocated in ‘transfer of activity’</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Citizens of tomorrow http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447736 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447736 <p>The post-mortem on the independence referendum is focusing on its long-term political implications, but other important issues have direct and more immediate significance for what happens in our schools.</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Why pupils should say ja to German http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447737 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447737 <p>Edinburgh programme aims to reverse fall in uptake of subject</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Your views http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447739 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447739 <xh3>Creativity is conspicuous by its absence</xh3> Fri, 24 Oct, 00:00 GMT Henry VIII&#39;s wives http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447895 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447895 My children love this Fri, 24 Oct, 16:17 GMT Wall Displays - The Easy Way! http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447896 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447896 <p>It&#39;s nice to have the best pieces of work from your students on the wall, how about the best books? I have put the best books from the students that achieved A*/A at GCSE and at A-level on my wall. It&#39;s there for everyone to see...</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 16:27 GMT Problem Solving Made Easy. Problem 10. KS4. http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447904 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447904 Mathematics Olympiad type question involving simultaneous equations. May be accessible to the top end of KS3. Fri, 24 Oct, 16:39 GMT Town Owl - PISA/NFER style worksheet &amp;interactive http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447905 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447905 Wordsheet and interactive powerpoint versions of PISA/NFER style comprehension based on &quot;Town Owl&quot; by Laurie Lee. Fri, 24 Oct, 16:41 GMT Exponents. Rules of Multiplication Part 1. C1, KS4 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447906 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447906 Introduction to the first rule of multiplication. This may be accessible to KS3. Useful for revision. Fri, 24 Oct, 16:43 GMT GCSE Maths Videos - Past Exam Papers http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447908 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447908 Videoed solutions to: 1) Past Exam Papers 2) Exam Questions by topic Fri, 24 Oct, 17:05 GMT APP Grid for GCSE http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447909 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447909 <p>Throughout my PGCE and first half term of NQT year I have used the APP grids for Levels 1-8 to help for planning for pupil progress, however, find it frustrating that no document appears to exist for GCSE curriculum. These documents are my...</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 17:20 GMT Treasure Island Story http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447910 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447910 <p>I&#39;ve devised this for my Year 3s but equally suitable for Year 4. The Treasure Map file contains 12 treasure maps, 12 pieces of treasure, 12 story starters and a sheet of useful word and phrases. The story path has 6 of the story starters...</p> Fri, 24 Oct, 17:23 GMT Character Descriptions http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447911 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447911 Children use A5 character cards with pre-printed questions to describe the character on the card. The other sheet is of smaller versions which they can stick into their books. I&#39;ve laminated the larger A5 so they last longer. Fri, 24 Oct, 17:29 GMT Writing Formulae Treasure Hunt http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447912 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447912 Treasure hunt activity for learning how to write formulae. Good group work activity from mr-mathematics.com. Like our Facebook page for similar free resources. Fri, 24 Oct, 17:43 GMT english http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447913 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447913 activity for year 3s and yr 4s all about sentences, very useful Fri, 24 Oct, 18:05 GMT science levels for ks2 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447914 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447914 mark the science test and this is the marking sheet. Fri, 24 Oct, 18:25 GMT