Learning Outside the Classroom Opportunities in Maths and English

Learning Outside the Classroom Opportunities in Maths and English

Outdoor spaces provide wonderful opportunities to explore how numbers and shapes create both the built and natural worlds. Every year we work with schools across the UK to help realise the potential of their outdoor space/s for creative learning opportunities.  Outdoor MathsSchools’ outdoor areas offer a wealth of stimulus for learning in Literacy. Whether it’s an observational poetry … Read More

Teaching Resource: Getting SMART about Resolutions

Teaching Resource: Getting SMART about Resolutions

Hit the ground running as soon as you get back in the new term – by promoting pupil-led, positive attitudes to learning from the outset! Download the Resource Getting SMART about Resolutions instruction sheet Resolutions Record Sheet SMART Resolutions Powerpoint

Teaching Resource: Zip Zap Zoom – Sowing the Seeds of Maths!

Teaching Resource: Zip Zap Zoom – Sowing the Seeds of Maths!

This fast-moving, co-operative game provides an ideal way of using your outdoor space to seed mathematical ideas in your pupils’ minds. Not only that, but it promotes motor skills and memory too! Download the Classroom Resource: Zip Zap Zoom – Sowing the Seeds of Maths! Get in touch and let us know about your experiences … Read More

Teaching Resource: Clapping Game

Teaching Resource: Clapping Game

A quick fire activity promoting focus, speed of reaction and memory skills.Download the resource here Find more classroom resources from as creatives hereFind out more about our work with schools here

Teaching Resource: Seasonal Landmarks School Calendar 2016 – 2017

From the Big Draw to World Book Day and from Holocaust Memorial Day to National Science and Engineering Week, seasonal landmarks can be a great planning aid. The Seasonal Landmarks School Calendar marks some of the most useful “days” and “weeks” from September 2016 to July 2017. Not only that, but, because we’ve included links to … Read More

Case Study: Outdoor Learning Trails – Learning Outside the Classroom

Case Study: Outdoor Learning Trails – Learning Outside the Classroom

With more and more schools looking for meaningful ways of using their outdoor areas as learning areas,  our range of tailor-made Outdoor Learning Trails is proving ever-more popular. Providing engaging and multi-sensory approaches in Maths, Literacy and Science, they have been designed to meet all budgets and are developed to support your particular needs and … Read More

New Resource! Maths and Literacy Learning Trails

Specifically designed to bring learning to life and give pupils exciting opportunities to practise and develop their skills, our Maths and Literacy Trails feature a wealth of engaging and meaningful activities. Perfect for outdoor spaces, they can be easily adapted for indoor use on rainy days – and have been developed with differentiation in mind. Although we … Read More

Creative Maths Workshops for Primary Schools

Creative Maths Workshops for Primary Schools

One of the UK’s leading providers of Creative Maths workshops to primary and secondary schools. Over half a million children and young people have taken part in one of our Creative Maths workshops.  All of our Primary maths workshops have been carefully designed to both put into context and actively promote the three keystones of the National Curriculum: fluency, … Read More

Science Week Ireland 7th – 14th November 2021 – School Workshops

Science Week Ireland 7th – 14th November 2021 – School Workshops

Science is relevant and important to each and every one of us, each and every day of our lives – a fact celebrated by the annual Science Week Ireland. This year’s Science Week is from November 7th – 14th November –  and our Innovation and Beyond programme is the perfect way to help your school … Read More

Maths Workshops for Special Schools

Maths Workshops for Special Schools

Alongside our work in mainstream education, we have been working with Special Schools since 2008, tailoring workshops to meet the huge range of needs catered for by the sector. We recognise that your schools are incredibly diverse, working with children and young people with a huge range of needs – and that each school is … Read More

Maths Workshops Primary Schools in Ireland

Maths Workshops Primary Schools in Ireland

All of our maths workshops have been carefully designed to put into context and actively promote to both the Northern Ireland Curriculum and the Curriculum for Ireland.  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 contexts in which to … Read More