• Goodbye Edge Hill

    Hello everyone – I hope you are having a fantastic summer so far! After 3 years of university and 2 years of student blogging, I have graduated from Edge Hill with a BA (hons) in Primary Science Education with QTS. I was extremely happy to have graduated with my house mates as they did the […]

  • Primary Teaching Interviews

    Hello again! After recently being successful at an interview for a local teaching position, I thought I would collect a few handy tips that helped me when applying for post-grad jobs!  Be yourself I have learned that most people can see straight through anyone who is pretending to be someone they are not. The school […]

  • Pre-university Plans!

    Hello everyone! It’s that Friday feeling – friYAY. As your exams will be finished soon, if not already, you might be wondering what there is to do before starting university. Depending on your course, you may be asked to do some research or begin to do some academic tasks. For primary education, I was asked […]

  • Welcome Sunday

    Hello friends! How are you? I hope all of your revision and exams are going well. I have  moved out of my university house but it’s not really sunk in. People tell you how wonderful it is to meet and get to know your flat mates, but no one tells you how hard it is to […]

  • Graduation Ball 2019

    Good evening everybody! I hope you have had a lovely weekend. As I finish university next week, my friends and I enjoyed our Saturday night at Edge Hill’s graduation ball and we were NOT disappointed! The past 3 years have gone by too fast. However, a night like this while being surrounded by close friends made […]

  • Uni Top Tips

    Hello again! Freshers week seems like so long ago for an old biddy like me… but there are certainly things that I wish I knew before coming to university! Here are a few: It is impossible NOT to make friends Like a lot of people, your main concern right now might be finding those you’ll […]

  • Accommodation AFTER First Year

    Hello friends! I hope you are having a lovely Mother’s day. As I have written about first year accommodation before, I thought I would talk about accommodation for second and third year students. Edge Hill’s fantastic accommodation was voted best student accommodation in the UK and Ireland and best value for money (National Student Housing […]

  • Happy Mother’s Day

    Hello everyone! I hope you’re doing good and enjoying this tropical March weather! As it is Mother’s day today (even though every day is obviously Mother’s day), I thought I would talk about ideas for last minute gifts, and places to go! Edge Hill Stalls My mum is a BIG fan of candles. Every week […]

  • Teaching Jobs

    Hello everyone! I hope you have had a fantastic weekend. Since I am coming to the end of my university course,  it is that time where everyone is looking for their dream school to work with! Edge Hill University offer a lot of  support to help you search for work. In 2018, 95% of students who […]

  • Planning lessons – where to start!

    Hey there! Since there are many of you who are starting your teaching course in September, I thought I would talk about planning lessons on professional practice. As you are likely to start your placement around January time, you have plenty of time to research and get support from university. I found the seminars before […]