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 Securing our children’s safety is paramount http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423740 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423740 <p>It is a tragedy that has left school leaders, teachers, students and parents across the country in shock. The terrible death of 12-year-old Keane Wallis-Bennett, who was killed by a collapsing wall at Edinburgh’s Liberton High, has left...</p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT Scale of school safety issues is unknown http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423744 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423744 <p>Councils admit to not knowing how many ‘modesty walls’ exist</p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT ‘Dishonest’ Barra teacher struck off http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423745 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423745 <p>Secondary tutor may be barred from working with children</p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT News at a glance http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423746 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423746 <p><xstrong>Victorian naturalist celebrated</xstrong></p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT Why this house believes the EU is in danger http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423747 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423747 <p>Students debate European politics at multilingual event</p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT Break genre conventions http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423754 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423754 <p>It is time for Scotland to develop a new literacy strategy. A first step would be to look at the work of the University of Strathclyde, which is supporting Scottish teachers of all subjects in developing effective literacy teaching. It is...</p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT Why teachers must sow the seeds of Stem careers http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423755 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423755 <p>Explain options to students to avert skills crisis, experts say</p> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT Your views http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423757 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6423757 <xh3>Lessons shared with a Nordic neighbour</xh3> Fri, 11 Apr, 00:00 GMT Events of The Abyssinia Crisis 1935 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424373 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424373 Detailed mind map of the events surrounding the Abyssinia Crisis of 1935 - made for OCR B History. Wed, 16 Apr, 17:03 GMT Bank robber revision worksheet http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424375 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424375 <p>Really fun and different approach to test or revise: • Time- displaying time, adding on time and the difference between times • Code breaking • Patterns • Adding • Multiplication • Compass bearings- identifying them • Angles- Right...</p> Wed, 16 Apr, 17:14 GMT Direct &amp; Inverse Proportion - Exam Style Questions http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424376 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424376 A booklet of GCSE style questions on direct and inverse proportion. Ideal for GCSE higher revision. Wed, 16 Apr, 17:17 GMT Mulitplication dominoes http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424379 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424379 Multiplication activity to test basic multiplication Wed, 16 Apr, 17:27 GMT Blackberry Picking Comprehension http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424384 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424384 <p>This comprehension is ideal for pupils who are already on a HIGH level 4 to level 6. Some questions in this comprehension is designed to introduce the pupils to applying answers to the question and to start to think about the question in more...</p> Wed, 16 Apr, 17:51 GMT Character and Voice Question and Answer Chase http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424392 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424392 A cut-out revision game for students to test their revision of the Character and Voice poems from &#39;Moon on the Tides&#39;. Wed, 16 Apr, 19:00 GMT New Zealand activity book http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424393 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424393 I have created this for my P5 class as part of the Commonwealth Games. It has a variety of activities in it about New Zealand. The order of the pages is not in the correct order. Sorry! Wed, 16 Apr, 19:07 GMT Five brave firefighters http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424394 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424394 Pictorial PowerPoint poem based on the words from peakie&#39;s resource. To be used as a shared reading exercise and then children to write their own versions, focusing on end rhyming words and onomatopoeia. Wed, 16 Apr, 19:09 GMT &#39;Macbeth&#39; Act 1 scene 1 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424395 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424395 <p>These documents form a short introduction to the opening scene of &#39;Macbeth&#39; used for AQA LITB3 Elements of Gothic. It comes with a short terminology activity to be used when analysing the scene. Then there is a PowerPoint and...</p> Wed, 16 Apr, 19:17 GMT Science MTPs Year 2 - New Curriculum 1st Draft http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424401 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424401 <p>This is our first draft of MTPs for Year 2 following the new Science Curriculum. There are five units here that match the curriculum but we are currently developing a sixth unit - Scientists that changed the World. The unit is to introduce...</p> Wed, 16 Apr, 21:17 GMT Probability Box http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424402 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424402 <p>A very simple idea to make introducing probability a bit more engaging. Print cards stating standard probabilities that students will need to know then put them into an old, empty tissue box. Get students to pick out a card and state the fraction...</p> Wed, 16 Apr, 21:22 GMT