Here is a bunch of fascinating facts about the alphabet for you to share with your class. How many did you or they already know? My favourite is the letter ‘B’ being a nuisance letter!Continue reading “26 Interesting Facts About Our Alphabet”
If you are not using poetry in your classroom on a regulat basis then this is the post for you!
Hopefully by the time you get to the end you will be energised to introduce more poetry activities to your children.Continue reading “Five Reasons Why You Should Be Using Poetry In Your Classroom”
Did you know that in Germany, people hide their knives to make sure none of the returning spirits are harmed – or seek to harm them! Or that originally people carved turnips not pumpkins. Read on to find out more.Continue reading “What Do You Know About Halloween?”
Despite being one of the best known names around the world, we know very little about the man himself.
Here is just some of what we don’t know:Continue reading “What Do You Know About William Shakespeare?”
What Are You and Your Children Eating?
This short (5 minutes) animated video is called ‘How The Food You Eat Affects Your Brain’ and comes from the series of TED Ed talks.Continue reading “How Does The Food We Eat Affect Our Brains?”