Learning

10 reasons to Visit Jodrell Bank

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

Mathematics · Uncategorized

 Maths in the bath

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

Learning

Little Legendz

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

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Legendz Languages

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

Learning

Legendz Adventure. Explore-Create-Imagine-Dream

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

Self esteem and confidence · Uncategorized

Tests aren’t everything!

   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!

Learning

What is in a name?

Deciding what anything or anyone should be called is always a challenge, and whatever you choose, there will always be lovers and haters.  Learning Legendz was chosen because it’s different and not traditional, although it is learning, the learning will be fun? With grammar and spelling being such a huge part of the primary curriculum… Continue reading What is in a name?

Blog · Learning

Learning Legendz Vision and Aims

Vision Learning Legendz endeavours to promote many opportunities for learning together, and playing together. Giving children and young people the power to develop and grow, reaching their full potential and enjoying exciting and memorable learning opportunities. Ensuring we create resilient learners that love learning and enjoy challenges. Aims To help and  all children to sparkle and… Continue reading Learning Legendz Vision and Aims

Learning · Literacy

A book to promote reading for pleasure

I was lucky enough to be chosen to interview a real life author, well ask them a question anyway… The book is brilliant, as for me it really does promote reading for pleasure, the interactive features mean, reader’s are always reading for meaning too! There seems a real purpose and for less keen readers, it… Continue reading A book to promote reading for pleasure