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 Full SoW Lesson Plans for Roman Republic/Empire http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448365 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448365 Start of the Roman Empire Romulus and Remus Myths Julius Caesar Augustus Roman Britain Thu, 30 Oct, 11:02 GMT Angles in special triangles and quadrilaterals http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448375 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448375 <p>A simple worksheet on angles in special triangles and quadrilaterals (equilateral, isosceles, parallelogram, kite, trapezium). Pupils fill in the missing words in the sentences about the special angle properties of the shapes. I have used...</p> Thu, 30 Oct, 12:20 GMT My Best Lesson - 14 November http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448377 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448377 Worksheet for Seth Robey&#39;s 14 November My Best Lesson Thu, 30 Oct, 12:30 GMT A day in the life of a child in Lesotho http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448379 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448379 <p>This short video follows Karabo, a nine year old girl from Lesotho who has been helped by Send a Cow. See her at school and growing vegetables at home in her keyhole garden. The Powerpoint invites pupils to look at similarities and differences...</p> Thu, 30 Oct, 12:38 GMT Remembrance Day. A Soldier&#39;s Tale - Part 1 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448385 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448385 <p>Episode 1 of a two-part video animation exploring the experiences of young soldier during the First World War. Each episode is approximately 6 minutes long and is particularly suitable for children aged 9 and above. The story can be used as...</p> Thu, 30 Oct, 13:05 GMT Remembrance Day. A Soldier&#39;s Tale - Part 2 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448386 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448386 <p>The second episode of a two-part video animation exploring a young soldier&#39;s experiences in the First World War. Each episode is approximately 6 minutes long and is particularly suitable for children aged 9 and above. The resource can be...</p> Thu, 30 Oct, 13:12 GMT Year 2 problem solving questions http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448388 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448388 Editable problem solving questions used with a year 2 class. Thu, 30 Oct, 13:31 GMT Indices catchphrase http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448389 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448389 Designed as a plenary for top set year 10 after one lesson on indices. Standard rules and negative indices are covered, with a few red herrings!! Answer is &#39;Chip off the old block&#39;. Thu, 30 Oct, 13:37 GMT The Beatles http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448390 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448390 Timeline Chronological Thu, 30 Oct, 13:41 GMT Introduction to Ancient Greece http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448392 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448392 <p>A PowerPoint slideshow with various images and facts about Greece as an ancient and modern day country to help children develop a sense of location, climate and landscape. Children then complete postcards to detail what they have learnt...</p> Thu, 30 Oct, 13:45 GMT The Beatles http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448393 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448393 Famous people Music Liverpool Thu, 30 Oct, 13:48 GMT Linking words, connectives and conjunctions Game http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448399 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6448399 Use this game to consolidate learning about using linking words and conjunctions in sentence combining and clarity. Thu, 30 Oct, 14:57 GMT