Tag: Parent Life

NAPLAN

B1 and B2 are doing NAPLAN (National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy) this week. I’m not a big fan of NAPLAN. I was in my second year of teaching when NAPLAN was introduced and I had my first cohort of Year 7s go through the process. At the time it was new to all …

Get Closer to Your Kids

Happy Monday! How did you spend your weekend? Lesson planning? Spending time with family? Doom scrolling the news? Finding an alternative to Facebook to get your news? (Not actually a problem for me because literally only use Facebook to stalk boys I had crushes on in high school, and keep in touch with friends and …

Gentle Love

My kids went back to school on Friday. I miss them and I’m not rapt with all the extra tension going back to school brings. It’s not just getting bags packed and luck boxes sorted. In fact, that’s fine by me. It’s more the emotional stuff. I hate it when we’re half way to school …