Category: learning resource

Review: Picture News

As a qualified teacher I know only too well the preparation and time that goes into school assemblies. Assemblies can be an incredibly important opportunity to keep children engaged and up to date with ‘real world’ issues. I was therefore excited to hear of Picture News– a subscription […]

Review: Playfoam Pals Snowy Friends

Our Christmas Activity today has been playing and creating with Playfoam Pals Snowy Friends. If you’ve not come across Playfoam before it’s made up of tiny, coloured, squashy foam beads that all stick together. It can be moulded into different shapes…or just squished and squashed for the pure fun […]

Review: Twinkl Dyslexia Resources 

Helping children to understand and emphasise with difficulties their peers face, is incredibly important. Not only should it help reduce unkind words and bullying but in theory it should help to create a more accepting, kind and empathetic society. I was thrilled to discover that Twinkl have recently […]

Spring Themed Books for Kids

Despite the blanket of snow surrounding the daffodils today…I’m assured it’s actually spring and I’m ok to still do a ‘Spring Themed’ Week on my blog and write my recommendations for spring themed books.. Our Favourite Spring Themed Books for Kids  1.Spring (Child’s Play)  Gorgeous illustrations of children […]