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More south coast woes?

What is it about the south coast of England that seems to affect the learning of a disproportionate percentage of children? Today’s data from the DfE on coasting schools at Key Stage 2 contains a higher than expected number of south coast local authorities with a high than the national average percentage of their schools seen as coasting.   451 more words


Is homework a good idea?

A BBC Newsround report today questions whether homework is a good idea (http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/38383428 ).

I would argue that it depends on what the homework task is. 565 more words

Teaching Ideas

Illustrated Classics Robinson Crusoe & other stories for just £7.99!

A wonderful collection of six timeless, classic stories to enchant and delight, in a beautifully illustrated, hardback edition with a ribbon marker, retold for younger readers. 61 more words

Usborne Books

Junior Dictionary Set

The Junior Illustrated Maths Dictionary is full of clear, straightforward explanations of the key terms and concepts from Key Stage 2 and up. Accompanied by bright illustrations, each concept is explained alongside worked examples of alternative methods as well as hints, tips, shortcuts and strategies. 49 more words

Usborne Books

Have Fun With Science

Whether you are an educator or just wanting to have some fun with science at home, then Primary Science cards & CD ROMs are just what you need. 112 more words


Kids at Fitzrovia school excel in 'ridiculously high level' test

Children at a Fitzrovia primary school are among the country’s best young achievers according to government statistics published this week.

All Souls Church of England Primary School… 345 more words


Big Pit adventure by Josh

On the 18th of November  the whole class  went to big pit. We were testing  different drams to see if they were heavy  or light. Drams are wooden  crates which they used to pull the coal. 89 more words