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Alan Gillespie
Displaced Fifer. Principal Teacher of English. Non-fiction [Guardian, Herald, New York Times] & fiction. Pre-order ⬇️ my novel THE MASH HOUSE from .
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Alan Gillespie retweeted
English Department @ Fernhill School Dec 4
Since I’m marking Discursive Essays just now for my S4 and S5 classes, I thought I’d put together a new thread – Ten Tips for Discursive Essays. How do you choose a topic? How should these be structured? Click on to collect them all!
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English Department @ Fernhill School Nov 28
From S1 to S5, pupils will write dozens (and dozens) of Critical Essays for us in English. But what skills are we looking for? How can you improve? Here are our Ten Tips for Critical Essays - click to collect them all!
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English Department @ Fernhill School Dec 11
Teaching creative writing is one of my favourite things. I love the imaginative and weird ideas pupils come up with. But it’s hard, no doubt about that. Students can struggle to trust their creativity. So, here’s – click the hashtag to collect them all.
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Alan Gillespie 12h
And a partridge in a pear tree.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 26
Replying to @anneliesemack
Congratulations (and commiserations)!
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Alan Gillespie Feb 25
Replying to @Teacherglitter
It’s just myself with the volume turned up to 10 in the classroom.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 25
Cheers, appreciate that.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 25
Going to try to put together a wee bulletin for staff every month from now on. If anyone has any ideas for inclusion, please hit me up!
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Alan Gillespie Feb 24
Replying to @jemmasaid
Brilliant, take a drive round our school when you’re kitted out!
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Samuel Best Feb 24
Shop Front will be six years old in a month and to celebrate I'll be giving away one copy every week. Just follow and retweet to enter!
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Alan Gillespie Feb 23
Replying to @G_Armstrong21
Fantastic man, looks great.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 22
Replying to @AlanJParks
St Andrews?
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Alan Gillespie Feb 20
Replying to @MrJSlaven
Fantastic! I’d love to see the instructions for this.
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Alan Gillespie retweeted
Explain it Again Feb 19
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James McEnaney Feb 19
Here's my wee bit in the about planned changes to school timetables.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 19
Replying to @anneliesemack
It’s the devil’s tap water.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 19
Replying to @anneliesemack
That first taste of coke must be an absolute trip.
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Alan Gillespie Feb 19
Replying to @anneliesemack
Coca Cola?!
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Alan Gillespie Feb 19
Replying to @PeterAlanRoss
Well in!
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