Monthly Archives: September 2012

Donna is Toffee

Wow, can’t quite believe I have had a cat for a whole week already and she is still alive! 😀 Gosh, it’s nice to come home and have someone waiting by the door when I get home. Not so nice … Continue reading

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Grumpy old sod!

I had thought myself so lucky when a parking space became available just as I arrived opposite the osteopathic clinic in Forest Row! I happily indicated, waited patiently for the lady driver to maneuvre her 4×4 out of the tight … Continue reading

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1+1=3

This morning, I walked around the classroom looking over the children’s shoulders to see whether they were getting on with their maths tasks. One boy had done a whole ream of things already, written out beautifully, and I was very … Continue reading

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Donna the Cat!!

I have got a cat!! Not quite sure how that happened, it all went so quickly 😀 Well, my good friend Paula basically suggested visiting a car boot sale last Sunday which happened to take place at the Cat Protection … Continue reading

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Worst teacher ever?! Part II

Imagine my surprise when I enter the classroom this morning, and the maths lesson is actually prepared, and on the table there is a spare copy of said planning for me! Taking yesterday’s chaos into account, I suggested one of us … Continue reading

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The worst teacher ever?! – Part I

I am probably not an easy Teaching Assistant to work with. I do try to just go about my little sorting, photocopying and preparing jobs. It is just so difficult not to notice when my teacher does what she does best … Continue reading

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Para Dressage

On Thursday, 30.August 2012, I had the privilege to go to Greenwich Park and watch Paralympic Dressage. Wow, what a day! The impairment grade was 1b which meant riders with severe cerebral palsy, hemiplegia, blindness, etc took to the ring to … Continue reading

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