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 Giving the Glasgow Games a sporting chance http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424563 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424563 <p>The success of the 2012 London Olympics was a stunning example of just what human beings are capable of when the pressure is on.</p> Fri, 18 Apr, 00:00 GMT Spiralling exam panic sparks tutoring boom http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424565 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424565 <p>Nationals anxiety leads to ‘steady stream’ of students seeking help</p> Fri, 18 Apr, 00:00 GMT Colleges put the Games’ safety first http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424566 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424566 <p>Institutions to train 2,000 for security posts at Glasgow 2014</p> Fri, 18 Apr, 00:00 GMT The Blob has a backbone http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424570 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6424570 <p>Michael Gove dismissively refers to the education establishment as “The Blob”. The derivation of this term seems to lie in a 1950s film about terror inflicted on Earth by soulless and spineless aliens. Gove appears to see himself as leading...</p> Fri, 18 Apr, 00:00 GMT Sir Gawain and the Green Knight - Episode 6 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425245 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425245 In this video from BBC Schools Radio, the challenge complete, Gawain returns to Camelot where he recounts his adventure. Arthur decrees that henceforth all the knights should wear a green belt as a symbol of courage. Wed, 23 Apr, 12:39 GMT Journalistic style Year 6 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425252 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425252 Includes; starters, interactive games, weblinks, lesson plans and activities Wed, 23 Apr, 13:07 GMT Light Year 6 unit http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425272 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425272 Videos, activities, lessons, weblinks Wed, 23 Apr, 15:24 GMT Police themed estimation http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425303 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425303 Simple intro to estimation using numbers 1-12. Wed, 23 Apr, 18:07 GMT RIDDLE CARDS http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425304 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425304 I&#39;ve made these as a fun resource for my SEN reading group as a fun way of reading, speaking and listening. They are intended to be folded vertically to make front and back cards. Wed, 23 Apr, 18:20 GMT Measuring and Ordering Lengths http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425324 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425324 <p>Simple worksheets and planning for teaching children the basics of length. The first plan and sheet looks at terms larger and smaller, allowing children to compare objects against each other. Then children are given the task to move around...</p> Wed, 23 Apr, 20:23 GMT 6 main text types http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425343 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425343 Especially useful for the AQA GCSE English language exam (understanding and producing non-fiction texts) Q5 and 6 Thu, 24 Apr, 03:00 GMT Developments in genetics http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425344 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425344 Useful handouts for any exam board-although this is specific to WJEC GCSE Thu, 24 Apr, 03:02 GMT Areas http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425345 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425345 Useful handouts for most of the areas needed for exams-get student to learn! Thu, 24 Apr, 03:05 GMT The Book Thief - Part 3 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425346 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425346 Paired and whole class reading activities, and discussion acyivities. The powerpoint takes you all the way through Book 3. We covered it in a double lesson (80 minutes), but you could spend longer on it and add writing tasks, if you preferred. Thu, 24 Apr, 04:35 GMT Q2 Practise- Exemplar http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425349 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425349 help with Q2 on the AQA English language GCSE exam (understanding and producing non-fiction texts) Thu, 24 Apr, 06:26 GMT Inequalities http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425351 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6425351 Inequalities on a graph-activity Thu, 24 Apr, 06:28 GMT