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The Benefits of Teachers Pay Teachers

I have been a Teacher/Author on Teachers Pay Teachers for a few years now. I started after my school started a big push for improving literacy and using the Super Six. It helped me soooo much! I found resources that I could use in my classroom, the very next day. I knew that the resources… Read More The Benefits of Teachers Pay Teachers

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Why the Super Six is the Best Thing Ever!

The Super Six is simply the best set of strategies to use while teaching any subject, to any age group, ever! This seems like a BIG statement, but in my humble opinion, it is true. I was introduced to the Super Six a number of year ago, and since starting on the journey, I haven’t… Read More Why the Super Six is the Best Thing Ever!

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20 Questions to Help You Refocus

For me, I am nearing the end of the term, only one week to go. And, as I sit here wishing my time away, and counting down the days until the Easter holidays, I can’t help but wonder why I am feeling so exhausted. I have been teaching since 2001, so I should know the… Read More 20 Questions to Help You Refocus

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10 Ways to use the Super Six in Music – Visualising

It’s hard to believe, but I started my own Super Six journey over 4 years ago! Since then, I have regularly used these strategies in my own music classroom. My most favourite of the Super Six would have to be Visualising. As a very “visual” person, I “see” things where other people would not. My… Read More 10 Ways to use the Super Six in Music – Visualising

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10 Ways to Use the Super Six in Music – Monitoring

Using the Super Six is something that I have been very passionate about for several years now. Using it every lesson is second nature to me, and in my lessons my students don’t even know it is happening, it just a part of our normal lesson. Monitoring, one of the Super Six strategies, is one… Read More 10 Ways to Use the Super Six in Music – Monitoring