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2017 Summer Reading Challenge: resources for teachers now online

23rd May 2017

As libraries across the UK get ready to introduce children to new worlds of facts and fiction through Animal Agents, the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge™ - which is created by independent charity The Reading Agency – special resources for primary school teachers to use in the run-up are...

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Encourage healthy sun safety habits this summer with Boots Soltan Sun Ready

17th May 2017

Boots Soltan Sun Ready is back for 2017! This fun, free and curriculum-linked learning programme is specially designed to support primary school teachers during sun safety education. Children love to learn through outdoors play and exploration - but in the hot summer months it’s also important...

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Schools get a sprint start with free education programme Starting Blocks

17th May 2017

In the build-up to the World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017, teachers across the UK can get their students involved in the summer’s biggest sporting event with the launch of a free education programme, Starting Blocks. Designed to inspire, motivate and...

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Pupils send queen into space to win national coding competition

15th May 2017

Two Manchester primary school pupils have won a national coding competition, after designing a computer game to send The Queen into space. The Year 3 pupils from Bury Catholic Prep scooped joint first prize in the Discovery Education ISA Junior Coding Competition, which encouraged children to create...

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Pupils win tv tour for classmates in Roald Dahl Centenary Competition

9th May 2017

Pupils from two primary schools stepped into the exciting world of television at Discovery Channel on Friday after their classmates scooped first prize in a national Roald Dahl competition. Alfie Richards, 9, from Irthlingborough Junior School in Wellingborough, and Raiya Mann, 7, from Glendower Prep...

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SATs PREP GOES DIGITAL: PRIMARY SCHOOLS GET READY WITH DISCOVERY EDUCATION ESPRESSO

2nd May 2017

Primary schools across the UK are using an award-winning digital learning service to get pupils ready for next week’s SATs tests. Discovery Education Espresso is helping thousands of teachers by providing dynamic online resources which keep children engaged and make revision fun. Maintaining...

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Animal Agents: the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge is on its way!

26th April 2017

Libraries across the UK are getting ready to introduce children to new worlds of facts and fiction through Animal Agents, the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge™, run by independent charity The Reading Agency.                     ...

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Royal Society launches primary school science experiments videos with Professor Brian Cox

5th April 2017

The Royal Society has joined forces with Professor Brian Cox, the Society’s Professor of Public Engagement, to help primary school teachers across the UK to introduce creative experimental science lessons into their classrooms. A set of six videos and written resources – Brian Cox School...

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School children take control for this year's BNF Healthy Eating Week

9th March 2017

Across the UK, school children, universities and workplaces will be taking part in the British Nutrition Foundation’s (BNF) Healthy Eating Week 2017, from 12 – 16 June. With three months still to go, 7,500 organisations have already registered, representing a 10% increase on last year’s...

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