… I loathed reading and dreaded reading in front of my peers. As the English teacher would go around the class, choosing pupils to read aloud, I would be thinking please not me. When it was my time to read, I remember that I would frequently skip sentences in the book, occasionally stuttered or blended two words.
Cadbury World, located just outside of Birmingham City Centre, is a visitor attraction full of chocolate history. The Relaxed SEN sessions are their latest addition, and I am so pleased about this. They offer both morning and afternoon SEN sessions.
I was super excited to have the opportunity to visit Birmingham with my son and boyfriend, a place where I studied and lived over a decade ago! We planned ahead of time of what we wanted to do for our weekend away.
The previous year I dedicated my time to look at different schools in and around my local area. I looked at both mainstream and special schools.
So, what happened? I was exhausted and needed to take a break. I stopped myself, acknowledging that I was not entirely happy. I needed to take time away from all the noise.