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Reading at Home – How to self-motivate

Reading at Home – How to self-motivate

Our Account Manager, Cillian Morgan, shares his tips on how to motivate yourself to read at home during a lockdown. With the structure of the working day having changed so fundamentally (for those in a school community especially), I’ve found…

How we got creative in Lockdown 1…

How we got creative in Lockdown 1…

It’s been said a thousand times already but oh what a year! 2020 has brought with it challenging and complex times for us all, as well as exciting solutions, new skills and mass innovation. During lockdown one, now>press>play, like many…

5 Book Recommendations (for teachers!)

5 Book Recommendations (for teachers!)

Our Head Account Manager, Cillian, kept himself sane during Lockdown1 by reading as much as possible. Here he gives 5 book recommendations, from his favourite reads, for teachers to enjoy while isolating at home or as a well earned break. …

Immersive Writing with Purpose: Parklands Literacy Case Study

Immersive Writing with Purpose: Parklands Literacy Case Study

How do you inspire your class to write and engage with literacy? Writing is an essential skill for children across the curriculum. But how can we support pupils to make progress and have fun while doing it? When Y4 teacher…

Bournes Green Junior School: WW1 Case Study

Bournes Green Junior School: WW1 Case Study

Bournes Green Junior School has been using now>press>play for the last 3 years and has even made and recorded their own Experience! Find out from Deputy Headteacher Hannah Reddihough why they use it to build discussion skills and ignite imaginations. As a…