Free Maths Assembly Film – World Maths Day & NSPCC Number Day 2021

10th Apr 2021Free Teaching Resources, News, School Workshops

With both World Maths Day (May 5th) and NSPCC Number Day (May 7th) coming up fast, why not enthuse your pupils about numbers with our free maths assembly film? Lasting about fifteen minutes, and suitable for all age groups from Reception/P1 to Year 6/P7, this snappy introduction to the world of numbers supports pupils in seeing just how relevant numbers … Read More

Maths Programmes for Primary Schools in Scotland – Live Streamed & In-Person Workshops and Pre-Recorded Digital Maths Packages

1st Apr 2021News, School Workshops

As schools begin the process of re-opening their doors to pupils, initially from selected year groups, we know teachers are looking once again for the high quality and engaging creative learning programmes that As Creatives can offer – but in the knowledge that safety is paramount. So we wanted to reassure you that we have … Read More

Teaching Resource: Shakespeare Personification Poetry

24th Mar 2021Free Teaching Resources, News

Writing poetry inspired by Shakespeare’s plays is a great way to
 cement understanding and celebrate learning, particularly around
 specific scenes. Once pupils begin to think themselves part of the 
scenery, their imaginations seem to more easily ‘ fill in’ the space
 around them, taking in not just the physical space but the atmosphere
and mood in … Read More

Live Streamed & In-Person Maths Workshops for Secondary Schools in Scotland

20th Mar 2021News, School Workshops

All of our maths workshops have been carefully designed to put into context and actively promote the keystones of the Curriculum for Excellence – as well, of course, as supporting the push to Make Maths Count. Tapping into pupils’ own creativity, our unashamedly fun workshops engage, motivate and, crucially, challenge the children and young people we work with, providing them with meaningful … Read More