Category Archives: English

Using ISPACED to vary sentence structure in writing

I’m always struggling to find ways to encourage my students to vary their sentences. They  tend to  ‘go with what comes naturally’ and stubbornly stick to the same general structure,especially when it comes to sentence openings. This is troubling as … Continue reading

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Defining Democracy for Secondary Students

If you’ve read a few of my posts, you’ve probably picked up I think students knowing their civic roles and responsibilities is vital. We live in an era where there is too much tension and hatred – of other races, … Continue reading

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