“One of the best STEM Events that I have ever booked. The students found the workshops extremely interesting, engaging and fun. One pupil asked, “Miss, can we do this every Thursday?” Park Mains High School, Erskine Our Creative Maths workshops for secondary schools have been carefully designed to both put into context and actively promote the … Read More
The population of bees is in decline all over the world – which is seriously bad news for the environment, as these insects both pollinate around three quarters of the food we grow and act as indicators of our planet’s health. So use a well-known playground game to create and perform your own Dance of … Read More
It’s been an incredibly challenging year here at As Creatives – and, of course, for everyone. But we’ve never wavered in our determination to do all we can to provide the very best in creative education for children and young people across the UK and beyond.
July 2019 marked fifty years since humans first set foot on the moon – and our Apollo 11 FactFile has been designed to help you and your pupils to celebrate this landmark scientific anniversary. There are three to choose from (EYFS, KS1 Lower KS2 and Upper KS2) – and there are both colour or black … Read More
Our Outdoor Poetry activities offer a number of ways of exploring and playing with words – and are particularly appropriate at a time when the benefits of outdoor learning are more evident than ever before!
Travelling by road, rail, ferry and air, 2019 has been another record breaking year here at As Creatives. And since last January, we’ve taken our creative maths, science, literacy, history and CPD programmes to schools in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, the Channel Isles, Italy and Poland – working directly with … Read More
Over the last ten years we have built up a bank of tried and tested activities, all of which have been developed alongside pupils and teachers. You can find lots of free to download teaching ideas here but if you would like some ready to use resources for your classroom take a look below to … Read More
With the end of the academic year in sight, many of your children will be thinking about making the transition to the next year group. And who better to help them than their peers? Your current eleven year olds will know more about Year 6 than anybody else – and your current five year olds will … Read More
Looking ahead to summer by using lolly sticks in a test of design and engineering skills! – rather than using spaghetti and marshmallows to create structures destined to be tested to destruction, Lolly Stick Bridges is an open-ended activity setting a real engineering challenge! Download the resource here Resources Find more classroom ideas and resources … Read More
Welcome to Observational Bingo! We at as creatives love looking for Maths in everyday life, so we’ve had great fun putting this together – and we hope you enjoy it. Your task is to find an example of each item on one of the five downloadable and printable Observational Bingo Grids, make a note of … Read More
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
At the start of a new academic year, Getting to Know You offers you and your pupils a great opportunity to find out a bit more about each other. It’s ideal for new groups – but can also easily be adapted to explore subject knowledge in any area. Download the Getting to Know You Resource … Read More