Posts by Gwynne Davies

A little gem

The original author is unknown, but Dr Gwynne Davies wants to share this little gem with us all. Is it relevant to your life? Whether or not that is true, why not share it with your students? and let us know what they think?  The  Mayonnaise Jar and Coffee When things in your life seem…

Telling your story, as it is

There is a great emphasis these days in encouraging ordinary people to tell or record their stories for posterity. History is not just about Kings, Queens and Presidents, but about the lives of ordinary people. Veterans of the world wars are invited into schools to relate some authentic experiences of war, history in the  making! Others,…

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality I’ve had many dreams, some pleasant, some horrific when I’ve woken up sweating, but often depending on what I’d eaten for supper the previous evening. Some are predictably based on latent fears, like being buried alive. The horrific ones seem to stand out in the memory rather more than those with a pleasant…