Did You Know…..

Did You Know…..

Did you know… 1. David Herbert Lawrence (D H Lawrence) was born in Eastwood, England on 11th September 1885. He was the fourth child of Arthur John Lawrence and Lydia (née Beardsall) 2. David attended Beauvale Board School he was the first in the schools history to win a scholarship to Nottingham High School. 3. … Continue reading

Just Call Me…

Just Call Me…

I hope those of you who’ve been lucky enough to have one have enjoyed the bank holiday weekend. As it’s the school holidays there’s not been much time for writing so we’ve tried our hand at making muesli. As it contained seeds and nuts I did wonder if the children would eat it but I’m … Continue reading

Just For Fun :-)

Just For Fun :-)

Golden writing opportunities disguised as grey clouds. Think your having a bad day? Try and turn it round by turning it into a writing opportunity; 1. Power cut? Rejoice 🙂 grab a torch and enjoy being able to do nothing else but write. 2. Bus journey? Train delays? Find a cosy corner and settle down. … Continue reading

Children Learn What They Live If a child lives with criticism, he learns to condemn If a child lives with hostility, he learns to fight If a child lives with ridicule, he learns to be shy If a child lives with shame, he learns to feel guilty If a child lives with tolerance, he learns … Continue reading

Tis The Season..

Tis The Season..

I’ve well and truly kicked the garden centre season off recently with a visit to one of my favorites. When we got there it was decided that we’d treat ourselves to a lovely full English breakfast convincing ourselves that we definitely deserved it because; a) it’s was one of my favourite garden centres b) this … Continue reading