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Primary Times guide to… Gardening with Children!

30th April 2019

Gardening comes naturally to children. Endlessly curious, children are often delighted to learn first hand where the food on their plate comes from and how big plants grow from tiny seeds. Allowing them to get outdoors and get their hands dirty has incredible benefits, and there is no better time...

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Mary’s Meals Transform More Lives in Zambia

20th May 2019

School feeding charity Mary’s Meals will reach 95,000 more chronically hungry children in Zambia with a life-changing meal every school day thanks a campaign supported by Primary Times and our readers.  £2 million donated by Mary’s Meals’ incredible supporters to the...

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Taking Action on Sunburn

16th May 2019

Primary Times teams up with the Melanoma Fund to raise awareness of the Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Code and explore the misconceptions surrounding sun protection.   Is your child adequately sun protected when they attend outdoor activities? Although you may pack away a bottle of sunscreen and...

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Mindfulness for children...

16th May 2019

  Mindfulness is everywhere these days it seems: colouring books, meditation apps, quotes on mugs, the list goes on… But what is mindfulness, and how do you do it? Mindfulness is about being in the present moment: training your mind to notice what is happening right now rather than...

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Carrot Productions team up with Aardman Animations for Wallace & Gromit's Musical Marvels UK tour in Spring 2019

13th May 2019

      The 38 date tour will feature live orchestral accompaniment from a professional orchestra drawn from members of the Hallé and BBC Philharmonic orchestras among others.   Ticket holders will be treated to brand new music to accompany Musical Marvels,...

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Inspire them to read and write with... Cressida Cowell

7th May 2019

Cressida Cowell is one of the UK’s most beloved children’s authors. She has brought us the fantastic novel series How to Train Your Dragon, which has subsequently become an award-winning DreamWorks film franchise, and now joins Primary Times to discuss her latest magical series The Wizards...

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BNF Healthy Eating Week 2019 re-awakens with new challenge

1st May 2019

The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has launched registration for its seventh annual BNF Healthy Eating Week, taking place 10 – 14 June 2019. BNF Healthy Eating Week comprises five health challenges, which organisations, schools and nurseries are encouraged to complete: Have breakfast, Have...

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Persil supports outdoor classroom day encouraging children to get outside and embrace the outdoors!

1st May 2019

Two thirds of parents (62 per cent) wish their child would spend more time playing outside and are looking for solutions   Persil is proud to be supporting Outdoor Classroom Day on the 23rd May for the third year running. Outdoor Classroom Day is a global grass-roots campaign, led in the UK...

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