Posts by: Tilly

Five ways to mark VE Day in the classroom

Five ways to mark VE Day in the classroom

  This Friday will mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day, the end of the Second World War in Europe. At 3pm on 8th May 1945, The Prime Minister Winston Churchill made a radio speech to tell Britain that the…

We need your help!

We need your help!

We like to dream big here at now>press>play so when the opportunity popped up with a chance to pitch our idea to loveable, serial entreprenuer Richard Branson we jumped at the chance! Our aim is to to share with him…

Good luck with your SATs!

Good luck with your SATs!

This week we’re wishing all the Year 6s out there the very best of luck with their SATs tests. We know that you and your teachers will have been working really hard over the last few months to get ready for them….

Sinking of the Titanic Anniversary

Sinking of the Titanic Anniversary

  Wednesday sees the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic 103 years ago.  At 11.40pm on the night of 14 April 1912, en route to New York and on her maiden voyage, the RMS Titanic struck the iceberg that would…

Now>press>play ‘The Play’!

Now>press>play ‘The Play’!

Scene 1 Narrator: Your name is Oscar. The year is 2010 and you’re in Islington. Walk along Upper Street until you reach the cafe. Open the door. You need to find Alice and Louis. There they are. Sit at their table. Alice:…