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  • Is it time to rethink attendance in schools?
    June 28, 2022 Emma Shingleton

    Is it time to rethink attendance in schools?

    Attendance is important in a child's overall attainment and achievement, however, a lot has changed since the post-war schooling system, in particular how we approach the mental health of children. With this in mind, is it time to rethink attendance in schools?
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  • Top ways to embed RE in your classroom
    June 27, 2022 Emma Shingleton

    Top ways to embed RE in your classroom

    Many teachers would agree that some subjects are easier to embed in the classroom than others. We have put together some top tips and ideas on how you can effectively embed RE in your classroom with some simple changes. 
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  • Children reading outside
    June 8, 2022 Emma Shingleton

    Fun ways to engage children in reading

    Have you ever struggled with a group of reluctant readers? We understand the importance of reading in a child's development. We have put together some fun ideas on how to engage children in reading! 

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  • How to write poetry for beginners - A guest blog
    March 21, 2022 PlanBee Team

    How to write poetry for beginners - A guest blog

    When it comes to poetry, taking in that depth of feeling in the words is all part of the pleasure. Poetry is a special experience, something that can invoke thoughts, feelings. Read on to find out how to write poetry for beginners! 
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  • Times Table Tips
    January 11, 2022 Catherine Lynch

    Times Tables

    This times table blog gives you tips and hints for learning times tables, from the zero times table all the way up to the thirteen times table. 
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  • Multiplication Methods
    December 22, 2021 Catherine Lynch

    Multiplication Methods

    This multiplication methods blog gives you the teaching progression for multiplication in primary school. It includes guides for solving multiplication problems using the different methods.
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  • Christmas Crafts for KS1
    December 7, 2021 Emma Shingleton

    Christmas Crafts for KS1

    Looking for some fun Christmas crafts for your KS1 children? Check out our top seasonal activities to get your children in the festive spirit!
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  • Fun Writing Activities for KS1
    November 12, 2021 Emma Shingleton

    Fun Writing Activities for KS1

    Looking for some ideas to engage children in writing? Check out some of our favourite, fun writing activities for KS1 children!  Salt Tray Fun Salt trays are a great alternative to writing on the traditional pencil and paper and supports...

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