Category Archives: Teaching

Why Teachers Drink

I got these in an email today from my dad. They made me giggle so much I have to share them! Have a giggly day

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A dyslexic walks into a bank… “Air in the hands mother stickers this is a fuckup!”

I’ve known that I was dyslexic from before I started school.  My dad is dyslexic, he struggles with reading and spelling, he had a really hard time in school, he was always afraid of exams. Lots of my relatives are … Continue reading

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Our Superhero

Originally posted on Keep Calm And Chemo On:
Today at around 5am, although his spirit was still strong David’s body decided that it couldn’t cope with the pain and suffering anymore and gave up it’s fight after a courageous three…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Future? Tense!

My friend has cancer I met David on my ‘Secondary Maths Teacher Training Postgraduate degree course.  There were a lot of us, I was in the ‘mature’ student group with teenage children and housework to get home to,  and David … Continue reading

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Please visit Dave in hospital (virtually)

Originally posted on Keep Calm And Chemo On:
dick here… david is getting a lot of positive vibes from every comment we read to him and it really is helping him through this difficult time, but unfortunately they appear to…

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Resolved

Why is it, that when I see the word resolve I think Vectors and Trigonometry Resolving vectors – The figure above illustrates vector resolution by components. In the first example, a boat crosses a river without compensating for the current. … Continue reading

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I love xkcd http://xkcd.com/1131/

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