Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

Established by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness week is a national initiative to raise awareness of issues surrounding mental health and mental health problems, promoting the message of good mental health for all. Running from 13th- 19th May, this year’s theme is Body Image, with lots of resources available online for you to… Read More Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

Egg-citing, Egg-cellent, Egg-tremely Good Books!

You may have guessed (perhaps based on the brilliant puns in this post’s title…) that the Easter Holidays are upon us here in Norfolk; while children across the county are enjoying the first week of their break, here in the office we’ve been putting together lots of projects ready for delivery at the beginning of… Read More Egg-citing, Egg-cellent, Egg-tremely Good Books!

Shakespeare Week 2019

Friends, Romans, Countrymen, Shakespeare Week (18 – 24 March) is here again, and we are celebrating by reveling in the titles below….! Shakespeare Week  is an annual nationwide celebration established to introduce primary aged pupils to the brilliance of Shakespeare. The  festivities are coordinated by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust,  who provide lots of resources for Teachers… Read More Shakespeare Week 2019

Sita’s Patchwork Storytelling

We recently attended an inspirational CPD session organised by the Time and Tide Museum in Great Yarmouth (and we blogged about it here!). Author Sita Brahmachari demonstrated an amazing textile artefact which she uses to engage and intrigue children (and the grown-ups!) before they encounter her lovely prize-winning novel ‘Artichoke Hearts’. We liked her idea… Read More Sita’s Patchwork Storytelling