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    21st 21/12/17 15:30

    Festive Closures: We'll Be Back Soon!

    It’s that time of the year again. The schools are closing their gates for a little while and so are we. Propeller will be closing during the 22nd of December and returning on January 3rd, 2018.

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    19th 19/12/17 16:00

    Multiplication Madness

    Everyone has their own way of doing multiplication. Long ways, short ways, cheat ways on a calculator... we all have a favourite way, and any other way can seem daunting. We're no different here...

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    18th 18/12/17 12:23

    How to Take Spinners Further in Your Classroom

    The idea of the 'spinner' is ages old. A quick search on Pinterest gives you tonnes of games and ideas to carry out with a piece of paper and something (anything!) that can spin around and point...
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    1st 01/12/17 14:18

    Helping Your Child with Maths this Christmas

    The Christmas holidays are coming. There’s no fighting it! While teachers are rejoicing at the idea of a couple of weeks off school, we know that this time can be daunting for parents. You want...

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    1st 01/12/17 14:13

    What Does My Child Learn in Primary School?

    Teaching is not always a teacher’s job. As parents, there are a lot of things that we must help our children understand. How to get dressed, how to brush your teeth, how to be polite, how to wash...

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    9th 09/11/17 11:33

    How to be a Part of Anti-Bullying Week 2017

    If you’re on social media, you’ll know that there appears to be a day or a week for just about anything. National Hug-a-Bear Day, International Sloth Day and National Watermelon Day are a few that...

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    1st 01/11/17 07:33

    St Richards RC Teachers on Spinners and Concepts

    St Richards RC is a voluntary aided Primary School in Manchester. Teachers Andrea and John from St Richards have invested in the Propeller Maths Spinners and Cracking Concepts for their students.

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    18th 18/10/17 14:52

    5 Ways to Use the Rapid Recall Whiteboards

    We love the Rapid Recall Whiteboards and, okay, we might be a little bias, but hear us out. Since they were first made, they've changed and developed in ways we never expected and suddenly there...

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    27th 27/09/17 11:41

    6 Ways to Create a Classroom Community

    Term may have already started, but it’s never too late to be encouraging a community spirit in your classroom. Children attend school for roughly 200 days a year. 200 x 6-hour days – that’s 1200...

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    8th 08/09/17 11:43

    Rapid Recall Whiteboard: Julia's Testimonial

    Julia introduced the Rapid Recall Boards into her year 6 maths class for a six-week trial period, and she found them fantastic.

    The Rapid Recall Boards were a thought-provoking addition to the...

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