Tag: Practitioner Resources

Talking Pictures – Zoo Animals

We all know that young children love wild animals, here’s a selction of photos from Chester Zoo available in our Talking Pictures series. If you would like to support the vital conserrvation work that Chester Zoo do for …

Free Download – 10 in the bed Number Line

I’m delighted to present another free download for you today. Using these amazing £1.00 bears from Ikea (click HERE for the link) I’ve created a “10 in the Bed Number Line for you to download, print and display. …

Talking Pictures – Castles

Welcome to the first in an ocassional series of FREE downloads from The Male Practitioners. This set of images can be used in the classrom to promote discussion on a variety of topics. Our first choice is Castles. …

Book Review: 50 Fantastic Ideas for Tuff Tray Mathematics by Sally Wright.

So I’m hoping that you get this feeling too? That feeling that a new book you’ve been expecting arrives and it’s just brimming with inspiration. Today I got that feeling when Sally Wright’s latest edition to the “50” …

Real Life Practice Podcast – Episode 3 – Sarah Brown

Sarah, a Nursery Teacher from an inner-city school in Manchester talks to Glenn (AKA The Male Practitioner) about her journey into early years and her amazing approach to understanding maths by using techniques for children with EAL. You can …

Real Life Practice Podcast – Episode 2 – Rachel MacBeth-Webb

In the second podcast in this series Glenn (AKA The Male Practitioner) talks the the founder and manager of Beatle Woods Outdoor Nursery Rachel MacBeth-Webb about her values, principals and ethos for outdoor learning and how partnerships between …

Real Life Practice Podcast – Episode 1 – Becie Doughty

I the first episode of this Podcast series Glenn (AKA The Male Practitioner) speaks to Becie Doughty, a Deputy Manager in a York Nursery, about her thoughts on Enabling Environments as she talks through her 5 top tips.

Real Life Practice – The Podcast

So, after a lovely chat with the brilliant James Tunnell from Nursery Nook today about my first Podcast with Greg Bottrill it got my brain ticking over with ideas. So, welcome to the podcast family “Real Life Practice” …

Exploring Personal Pedagogy – Greg Bottrill

In the sixth video in the series, Glenn (AKA The Male Practitioner) had the awesome opportunity to chat with author, trainer and consultant Greg Bottrill about his own journey into Early Years and what’s influenced his own Personal …

Exploring Personal Pedagogy – Lyndsey Slessor

In the fifth video in the series Glenn (AKA The Male Practitioner) talks to experienced Nursery Manager Lyndsey Slessor about her career and what shapes her own Personal Pedagogy. Next week on Exploring Personal Pedagogy will be Greg …