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Blast off!

Blast off!

October 4th- 10th is World Space Week, with the theme of Discovery. Will your school be doing anything to mark it? If you are looking to inspire space exploration in your class then we have an experience just right for…

The Big Draw

The Big Draw

The Big Draw during October is the world’s biggest drawing festival for anyone who loves to draw, as well as those who think they can’t! With thousands of enjoyable, and mainly free, drawing activities. Sir Quentin Blake is one of Britain’s best-loved and most…

International Literacy Day

International Literacy Day

Around 1 in 5 or 776 million adults worldwide can’t write their own name or read a line from a book (In the UK 1 in 6 people struggle with literacy). On 8th September each year the International Literacy Day encourages…

Back to School for teachers!

Back to School for teachers!

Ahhh, the crisp Autumn air, new shiny shoes and fresh new school books (or is it an ipad these days?) We all remember returning to school as children after the seemingly endless summer holidays with mixed emotions. Joy at catching up…

Remembering the International Slave Trade

Remembering the International Slave Trade

In this blog we have been talking to renowned historian and author S. I. Martin who tells us why it’s so important to keep on looking back as well as how to get children engaged in the subject of the…