This half term we decided it was about time the kiddiewinks got to visit Jodrell Bank, home of the Lovell telescope, which they enjoy looking at out of the landing window. Living only 5 minutes down the road, it seemed wrong that the kiddiewinks were yet to visit. We had a great day… Here are… Continue reading 10 reasons to Visit Jodrell Bank
As a parent, and a maths lover, I try to get maths discussion in everyday. Car journeys and bath time are key times slipping in maths works for us. Whether it be times table or mental arithmetic practice, exploring patterns and shapes in everyday life, or solving time related problems. Anything, however big or small,… Continue reading Maths in the bath
NCS is an absolutely amazing learning opportunity for young people aged 15-17; run by different companies in different areas… By chance I applied for The Challenge, which was the Manchester area, at the time I didn’t know it ran in most areas. It was without doubt, a massive highlight of my working life. What an… Continue reading NCS-Say Yes!
Free Trial of Little Legendz on Friday 23rd September at 1.30-2.30pm Theme- Gruffalo Wood Every Learning legendz session will involve some of the folowing ; crafts, sensory play, story, drama, speaking and listening, movement/dance, singing… We will share a story together, and then do group and individual activities linked to the book. Based at 2nd Knutsford Scout… Continue reading Little Legendz
This part of Learning Legendz is evolving based on the need and requirements of the local families. Legendz Languages workshops will be fun and involve singing, movement, role play, conversation, vocab and games. The workshops will be planned around the group of children we have attending. September -December Workshops Spanish- Goostrey (day and time tbc)… Continue reading Legendz Languages
I will be running six theme days at the beginning of August which will not only be fun, but cover areas of the curriculum too. The underlying goals will be teamwork, leadership and boosting confidence and self esteem. It is a trial for this summer so the logistics are all a bit last minute but all… Continue reading Legendz Adventure. Explore-Create-Imagine-Dream
This is very true. Granted, this image applies to the testing of children in America, but the same applies to the formal testing in the Uk. Tests can’t measure so many important things! Not to mention not all children perform well in tests; they only reveal a small part of the whole picture. Children… Continue reading Tests aren’t everything!