How to Tame Your Teacher

How to Tame Your Teacher : The Greatest Guide to Getting Your Own Way.

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This is an irreverent guide to the strange world of teachers. Illustrated with cartoons and diagrams, the book gives pupils advice on how to approach and handle their teachers, including tips and hints on lifestyles and habits. It shows how to find out if a teacher is really an alien or a vampire or - possibly - even human and offers guidance on the various teacher "types". The book is designed for any pupil wanting to get on in the academic world.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 128 x 192 x 16mm | 60g
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • b&w line illustrations
  • 0141316640
  • 9780141316642

Table of contents

What is teacher taming?; how to get started; teacher taming method 1 - quick tricks; the history of teacher taming - the stone age; important things you should know about teachers; the history of teacher taming - the ancient Egyptians; teacher taming method 2 - teacher's favourite things; the history of teacher taming - the Romans; teacher taming method 3 - the secrets of the staffroom; the history of teacher taming - the Viking age; teacher taming method 4 - what if your teacher isn't human?; the history of teacher taming - the Middle Ages; the ultimate challenge - can head teachers be tamed?
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About Scoular Anderson

Scoular Anderson is a highly successful and respected author/illustrator of children's books, both fiction and non-fiction. He is known for his humour and the lively, quirky style of his drawings. He worked as a secondary school art teacher before becoming a writer. Scoular lives in Dunoon, Scotland.
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