Posts by: Tilly

Making new school friends

Making new school friends

Continuing our series for children who will be moving from primary to secondary school today our founder Alice talks about the importance of the friends she eventually met during her school days. Remember we also have an immersive experience to…

The wrong trousers…

The wrong trousers…

Continuing our series on transition where the now>press>play team remember their first days at school. Today it is Tilly’s turn and she recalls a very public wardrobe mishap!               Tilly, Head of School Engagement  I…

Our first day at school!

Our first day at school!

We know that for many school children in Year 6 the next few weeks will be a bittersweet time. There is bound to be excitement about moving to a ‘big’ school but this is likely to be joined by a…

Happy Birthday Anne Frank!

Happy Birthday Anne Frank!

This Friday marks the birthday of Anne Frank, who died 70 years ago. If she had lived Anne would be 86 years old today. Just who was this remarkable girl and what made her so important? Anne was born on 12…

Top 5 reasons for schools to blog

Top 5 reasons for schools to blog

Blogging is all the rage nowadays and our children are digital natives. So we thought it would be a great idea to inspire your class to write by blogging. Here are some of the benefits to starting a classroom blog. 1) Social Skills and Confidence…