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 Great advances don’t come from small change http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446847 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446847 <p>A statement on Scotland’s draft budget is not something that many people get excited about. And in many ways, last week’s statement by finance secretary John Swinney was no exception.</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT New leaders to master the art of headship http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446851 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446851 <p>Proposals to offer master’s-level qualifications to all headteachers</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT National treasures short-change pupils http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446852 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446852 <p>Scottish literature focus is too narrow, says top school leader</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT News at a glance http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446853 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446853 <p>Don’t underestimate under-18s, politics expert says</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT Recruitment crisis brings influx of international staff http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446854 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446854 <p>Teachers flock from around the globe to plug gaps in profession</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT Why Guernsey may decide to channel Scottish approach http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446862 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446862 <p>Inspectors will visit island as it considers adopting CfE</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT Your views http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446864 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446864 <p>scotletters@tesglobal.com</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT ‘Frozen out’ by a real-terms cut http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446865 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6446865 <p>Proposed college budget will let students down, unions warn</p> Fri, 17 Oct, 00:00 GMT Moshi Monster Topic Overview http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447429 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447429 Some ideas for using Moshi Monsters as a topic. Mon, 20 Oct, 22:00 GMT blackout poetry task http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447430 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447430 <p>A fun task in which Middle School students are guided to create their own &#39;blackout poems&#39; - by deleting words on a page of a discarded novel. Two links to videos are given: one for creating a paper poem; the other for creating one...</p> Mon, 20 Oct, 22:01 GMT QR Code Puzzle 21 - Prime Numbers http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447436 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447436 The numbers from 1 to 50 are in the grid, if it&#39;s a prime number colour it in, if not leave it blank. The QR code links to The Cure&#39;s &quot;Primary&quot; for obvious reasons: the name of the song and it&#39;s good. Mon, 20 Oct, 22:22 GMT QR Code Puzzle 22 - Adding &amp; Subtracting Fractions http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447437 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447437 If the answer is above 1 colour in the question number, if it&#39;s below 1 then leave it blank. It links to Thompson Twin&#39;s &quot;Love On Your Side&quot; purely because it&#39;s a great song! Mon, 20 Oct, 22:27 GMT Trial and Error Maths Puzzle http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447440 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447440 Trial and Error is one of the eight strategies of solving a problem at STOPS. It is a strategy that students can use to solve problems by guessing the answer and then checking that the guess fits the conditions of the problem. Mon, 20 Oct, 22:50 GMT Ordering Numbers - Exam Style Questions http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447442 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447442 This booklet contains 10 GCSE style questions that I have created on Ordering Numbers. Ideal for KS2, KS3 and GCSE revision. There is another booklet that focuses on Ordering Decimals on www.corbettmaths.com and also on the TES. Mon, 20 Oct, 23:28 GMT Completing the square http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447444 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447444 A presentation about how to complete the square with the addition of a visual interpretation, worked examples and worksheets for students. Tue, 21 Oct, 00:09 GMT Guernica: Lectures http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447448 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447448 The Len Crome Lecture. Guernica, The creation of the art work, the reporting of the event and the effects on Britain. Spanish Civil War. Tue, 21 Oct, 06:48 GMT Revision Mindmap Higher Tier Maths Half Term 1 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447449 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447449 <p>This revision map covers the topics I have covered with my higher tier year 10 class over this half-term; namely volume, indices, negative numbers, multiplying and dividing decimals, prime factors, speed-distance-time and equations. The pupils...</p> Tue, 21 Oct, 08:22 GMT Counting in 2&#39;s - Poppies http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447451 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447451 Divide poppies into 2&#39;s and count. Tue, 21 Oct, 09:07 GMT Firework Measuring Sheet http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447452 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6447452 Measure the length of the fireworks Tue, 21 Oct, 09:10 GMT