Jenna Lucas

Jenna Lucas

Primary School Teacher. SLE. T&L, English Leader, ITT Tutor. Bournemouth

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Free Books? by Jenna Lucas

Free Books?

Ok, so there might be a little catch...but it really is quite a lovely catch. Bloomsbury are looking...

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I Pledge... by Jenna Lucas

I Pledge...

As a former Brownie, I'm pretty accustomed to making pledges! Before starting out on this year's, I familiarised...

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Practical Pedagogies 2016 @ The International School of Toulouse by Jenna Lucas

Practical Pedagogies 2016 @ The International School of Toulouse

Almost two weeks after jetting off to the South of France, I thought I'd better get round to my write-up....

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#pracped16
Looking Back by Jenna Lucas

Looking Back

I have the great pleasure of hosting #PrimaryRocks this coming Monday, and want to focus on preparing...

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#20152016
#Teacher5adaySlowChat by Jenna Lucas

#Teacher5adaySlowChat

I am delighted that @martynreah‍ is organising another #Teacher5adaySlowChat during the final week...

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#student5aday
Monday Morning Starter by Jenna Lucas

Monday Morning Starter

Firstly, a big thank you to @lesleymunro‍ and @byusuf‍ for inspiring what I have planned for tomorrow's...

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#halfterm
Personalised CPD @PedagooHampshire by Jenna Lucas

Personalised CPD @PedagooHampshire

I am well aware that sharing this post on Staffrm is probably preaching to the converted. I am sure we...

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#weekendcpd
Mindful Monday: The calling of the teacher- there is no craft more privileged. by Jenna Lucas
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Mindful Monday: The calling of the teacher- there is no craft more privileged.

May is infamous for being 'manic' in all sectors of education and so thank you to@misswilsey‍ for organising...

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#manicmay
Party Rockers at Medlock by Jenna Lucas
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Party Rockers at Medlock

3 days later and I am still buzzing. After months of preparation, 200+ teachers descended upon Medlock...

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#primaryrocks
Heartstrings by Jenna Lucas
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Heartstrings

Parents can't win. Teachers can't win. I'm coming round to accepting this and gradually letting go of...

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#teachingparent
In a life beyond teaching... by Jenna Lucas
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In a life beyond teaching...

“What I say is, a town isn’t a town without a bookstore. It may call itself a town, but unless it’s...

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#alterego
Enlivening Learning by Jenna Lucas
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Enlivening Learning

This week will not be 'absquatulating' my memory any time soon. (Absquatulate is a word I learnt this...

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#cpdgalore
29 Days by Jenna Lucas
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29 Days

Firstly, to all of the other 90+ daily posters, CONGRATULATIONS! We've made it! I cannot believe 4 weeks...

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#29daysofwriting
Loving Staffrm One Year On by Jenna Lucas
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Loving Staffrm One Year On

According to my profile, it is exactly one year ago today that I joined @staffrm . Having already been...

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Teaching Superheroes by Jenna Lucas
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Teaching Superheroes

Whilst chatting with my dad this afternoon about teaching, I got thinking about some of the really inspiring...

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#teachingheroes
Only 6 days to go... by Jenna Lucas
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Only 6 days to go...

After really tuning into the idea of teacher and pupil wellbeing around a year ago (thanks to #teacher5aday),...

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#tmbmth16
Every Child Has Always Mattered by Jenna Lucas
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Every Child Has Always Mattered

I have just got home after spending the evening at #TeachMeetPoole. Three hours of learning and connecting...

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#teachmeetpoole
Warming Up- Lesson Starters by Jenna Lucas
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Warming Up- Lesson Starters

Having just looked over my lessons planned for tomorrow, I've become aware of my love of a good 'warm...

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#lessonstarters
Team Teaching by Jenna Lucas
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Team Teaching

Team Teaching has become a large part of my role this year. Each week, I work alongside teachers from...

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#teamwork
Descriptosaurus by Jenna Lucas
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Descriptosaurus

Do your students ever suffer from 'blank mind syndrome' when it comes to creative writing? Do you ever...

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#creativewriting
Half Term Highlights...with more to come! by Jenna Lucas
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Half Term Highlights...with more to come!

It's Sunday evening. Dinner is currently in the oven, school uniforms are ironed, homework is done, school...

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#backtoschool
The Power of Observation by Jenna Lucas
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The Power of Observation

I feel very fortunate in my role that I am able to spend time each week working with different classes,...

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#cpd
Remind me to read this in 2026 by Jenna Lucas
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Remind me to read this in 2026

1. What did you want to be when you were wee?A range of things. A nun (I loved my Y1 teacher, Sr.Sandra),...

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#myambitions
Does Technology have a Place in Education? by Jenna Lucas
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Does Technology have a Place in Education?

Day 18.I’m writing this post after reflecting on last night’s #DojoChatEU theme of edtech, which...

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#edtech
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