Saying goodbye to primary school

The Private Parent
02 June 2020
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I think the realisation that our daughter will be moving on from primary school actually hit me when we received the email confirming her place at senior school. Wow, I thought: this is actually happening. I felt a mixture of relief at finding out she’d be joining her friends at our first choice school, along with the realisation that she – we – would be leaving the comfort of her wonderful village school.

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Half-term activities: keep the good times rolling

Liz, Parentkind
22 May 2020
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As we approach another unusual half-term, with plans for getaways and big days out either on hold or cancelled because of the global coronavirus pandemic, here’s five easy ideas for enjoyable family days in or out, so you can keep the good times rolling!

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Home learning - we’re in it together

Our Lady's Girls' Primary School
19 May 2020
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In these uncertain times, it's been great to see how schools and families have come together to support children's learning at home. The need to change how things work in a short amount of time has challenged everyone involved, but here we hear from a teacher, pupil and parent about how they have been able to make this work well for them and their class.

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Inspiring virtual museum tours

Steph Barclay
11 May 2020
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To celebrate International Museums Day on 18th May, let yourself be transported into a virtual world of arts and culture from around the globe. We’ve put together some highlights to help you take a virtual tour of museums in the UK and further afield. Let us know what you find out via Twitter and use the hashtag #IMD2020 to share what you get up to.

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Five ways to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day

Steph Barclay
05 May 2020
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On 8th May 1945 at 3pm, Winston Churchill announced to the nation that World War II was over. After six years of destruction and chaos, Britain was ready for a party. 75 years on, we may not be able to gather together for parties with our schools and local communities but there are plenty of ways to get involved at home, celebrate and say thank you on this wonderful day!

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