Monthly Archives: July 2017

2016-17 Reasons to be cheerful

Well that’s 2016-17 pretty much done – and what a year it has been.  Tough at times and very tough at others, but because we work in such an amazing team at Durrington, we get through and get stronger.  This … Continue reading

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Using storytelling as an explanation tool

In today’s 15 minute forum, English teacher Russ Shoebridge talked about the power of storytelling and how it can be used to support explanation. * Russ began by reflecting on how students seem to listen to stories differently, and how … Continue reading

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