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Take part in Wear A Christmas Hat Day this December

16th October 2020

Brain Tumour Research are excited to launch the first ever Wear A Christmas Hat Day! New for 2020, this is the first event of its kind so they hope you’ll dust off your Christmas hats and join them on Friday 18th December for a day of festive fundraising. Christmas is going to look a little...

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FIREMAN SAM LAUNCHES MODERN-DAY HEROES CAMPAIGN TO HELP RAISE HUNDREDS OF POUNDS FOR DISASTERS EMERGENCY COMMITTEE CORONAVIRUS APPEAL

20th October 2020

Fireman Sam, the much-loved children’s preschool show with a real-life firefighting team, today launched its Modern-Day Heroes Campaign in a bid to raise vital funds for the DEC Coronavirus Appeal, while also shining a spotlight on the friends, family members and frontline workers who have gone...

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Be prepared next term with 10% off Hedrin – the UK number one head lice brand

16th October 2020

With children back in the classroom after most of the year at home, you may naturally feel worried about how your child or children is re-adjusting to school life and these new ‘normal’ times. Therefore the last thing you need is for the kids to bring an unwanted guest home from school -...

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Ghosts needn’t be toast! How to enjoy Halloween during lockdown

15th October 2020

With different parts of the country under different lockdown rules, the idea of celebrating Halloween may seem an impossibility. But Catherine Lynch of education experts PlanBee says you can keep your children spooked out – and stay within the law. Halloween 2020 is going to be a bit different...

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TOYOTA ENCOURAGES CHILDREN TO CREATIVELY CONSIDER THE FUTURE OF MOBILITY IN THE 2021 DREAM CAR ART CONTEST

7th October 2020

The Toyota 2021 Dream Car Art Contest is open for entries and children across the country are being invited to let their imaginations run wild and use their creativity and drawing ability to design their vision for the future of mobility. The annual Dream Car contest has attracted more than 6.2 million...

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Discovery Education Experience Set to Support Teaching and Learning in Virtual and Blended Classrooms Across the U.K

7th October 2020

Discovery Education - the global leader in curriculum-aligned digital resources and professional learning for primary and secondary schools - today launched Discovery Education Experience to educators across the U.K. A flexible online learning platform, Experience brings together Discovery Education’s...

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ONE HUNDRED STEPS: The Story of Captain Sir Tom Moore

23rd September 2020

Captain Sir Tom Moore captured the nations hearts over the past few months and has provided some much needed joy and inspiration to everyone. Raising a staggering £32 million for NHS Charities, by walking 100 laps of his garden, he now wants to inspire the younger generation with his new children’s...

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FUN LEARNING WITH MNEMONICS

23rd September 2020

Mnemonics are a great way to help children remember important facts, difficult spellings and anything else that they need to retain. We all know how difficult practising spellings was as a child, so mnemonics are a great way for parents to get involved with making homework fun! Mnemonics work by using...

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20 THINGS TO DO THIS AUTUMN

23rd September 2020

The leaves are changing, the air is cooler and the days are getting shorter, which only means one thing, Autumn is here. Primary Times takes a look at what to do outdoors and indoors this Autumn. 1. PUMPKIN PICKING  Head down to your local pick-your-own and choose out your favourite looking...

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BookTrust’s Time to Read campaign supports transition to primary school for 740,000 children in England and Northern Ireland

17th September 2020

BookTrust, the UK’s largest children’s reading charity launches its fifth annual Time to Read campaign which aims to get children and families reading together. From September through to January 2021, BookTrust will be sending out Time to Read packs to every reception child in England and...

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Earth Protector Schools and the Impetus to Change

28th August 2020

Change has certainly been a strong overriding aspect of 2020. I’m sure none of us expected a global pandemic to scupper all the plans we’d carefully organised to be rolled out later in the year. What can we learn from the Covid virus? It has shown us how quickly Nature can rejuvenate if humanity...

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Get £15 off your first 4 HelloFresh recipe boxes

10th October 2019

Get £15 off your first 4 HelloFresh recipe boxes. Save more when you get extra servings! We know that getting the whole family around the table at once can be challenging at the best of times. Our family-friendly recipes have been created with busy parents in mind,...

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