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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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    21st 21/08/17 13:29

    5 Ideas for Practising Using Nouns and Determiners

    The current Primary Curriculum puts a detailed knowledge of English grammar high on the list of skills that schools, curriculums and exams expect children to have before leaving primary school....

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    18th 18/08/17 16:20

    All You Need to Know About Grammar: Determiners!

    Determiners are words which specify a noun – that is, they point out whether the noun is already known in the sentence.

    For example, the dog is known to the readers, a dog is being introduced for...

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    16th 16/08/17 16:21

    All You Need to Know About Grammar: Nouns!

    Nouns name people, places and things, and we can’t have a sentence without them. It can sometimes be tricky to tell them apart from other word classes though, but that’s where determiners come in.

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