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The beginning of another college year (and an obsession with young animals…)

Monday I learnt today that I could draw caricatures. Tuesday I learnt that there is a Whitsunday Island off the coast of Australia Wednesday There is no name for a baby snail, but a baby turkey is a poult. Thursday … Continue reading

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Lessons for a wetter July week (19th – 25th July)

Monday Marmite is named after the type of french cooking pot which appears on the label. Tuesday 10th of October is metric day. Wonder if Clintons will make cards for it… Wednesday Lattice multiplication has been about in Europe since … Continue reading

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The first lessons of March

Monday – Cheating husbands are less intelligent than those that do not cheat. Ashley Cole, John Terry should take note you dirty dogs Tuesday – Bambi was Austrian Wednesday – Invertase is the enzyme used to make soft centres in … Continue reading

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Last 7 Educational Moments of February (22nd to 28th)

Monday – Berol fibre tipped pens can survive for 14 days without their cap on, unlike some of my students. Tuesday – Found out how to sort out a rogue US keyboard impersonator on a PC (one of those things … Continue reading

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Lessons for Valentines day week…

Apart from being a time to reflect on appalling treatment by ex-gfs and how they don’t deserve you etc etc (not really, I didn’t deserve them)  I have learnt the following excellent things this week… Monday – Ser is Polish … Continue reading

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February, New Month, New Week more things to learn

Monday – I actually found out what macrame is. heard the name, knew it was some sort of craft thing that I would never do but wasn’t sure if it was done with card, tissue paper or paint. Turns out … Continue reading

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This weeks lessons (week beginning 18th January)

So I don’t hassle everyone with a thing I learn everyday I have decided to do a week at a time… Monday : Learnt how to use the Fake Call feature on my phone Tuesday : learnt that Sgorio on … Continue reading

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Snowmen

Board marker lids (especially blue) and twiglet tub lids are useful for making snowmen if you want it to have blue eyes and bright red lips…

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