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03 Oct 2020

Supporting Pupils’ Emotional Wellbeing

Children’s mental health and wellbeing has always been an important part of school life. Teachers play a vital role in supporting their pupils’ social and emotional development. Creating a nurturing classroom environment can help children to feel confident, secure, safe and therefore ready to learn. Here are 5 ideas for […]

08 Oct 2019

How to Make Spooky Spiders for H...

This Spider Making Kit activity is perfect for upper KS2 children. It comes with all the materials you need to make a total of 10 spiders for just £7.49!

07 Oct 2019

Create a Spooktacular Skull for ...

With the spookiest season just around the corner, get your students in the spirit with this affordable 4 step Paper Mache Skull craft idea.

04 Oct 2019

The Good Fight - Square of the ...

Discussion covering the benefits of a broader, wider curriculum approach. What can we get from it and how might it benefit teaching and learning?

01 Oct 2019

Blythe Bridge High School & Sixt...

Back in May, we launched a Facebook competition where schools and nurseries could WIN £2,000 to spend on anything and everything with us. All they needed to do is tell us why their establishment deserved to win the cash.

30 Sep 2019

Diwali Celebrations – Creating...

Diwali celebrations are all about vibrant colours, eye-popping fireworks and pretty twinkling lights. Why not celebrate Diwali with this easy craft idea suitable for Upper KS2 children.

29 Sep 2019

What makes a great lesson for a ...

This is a blog written by Daisy, a Year 5 pupil at Stonelow Junior School. She tells us what makes a good lesson from a year 5 pupil’s perspective.

24 Sep 2019

The Good Fight - Keeping Hands R...

Part of our ‘The Good Fight’ series, Keeping Hands Raised

Part 2: Mr Brooker asks , “Reader, can you name the year/date that Charles I was beheaded?”

20 Sep 2019

The Good Fight - Keeping Hands R...

Part of our ‘The Good Fight’ series, Keeping Hands Raised

Part 1: Mr Brooker looks at how to champion and preserve enthusiasm and a willingness to try in students.