Tips for parents: How to get your kids talking about the things that really interest them

Oct. 25, 2023

Sometimes kids (and adults) need a little help to open up and start talking. The Top 10s book series provides a great opportunity to have conversations with your kids about the things that really interest them. Crafting a topic for a Top 10s book is a great way to get started, and it can be about absolutely anything...

Top tens pm pub
Using Purple Mash on Outdoor Classroom Day: 2nd November

Oct. 24, 2023

Outdoor Classroom Day is a global movement to inspire and celebrate outdoor play and learning at school and at home. The twice-yearly event is a time for teachers to celebrate with a special day outdoors for their class.

There are plenty of outdoor learning activities that you can use to stimulate outdoor exploration and build on learning, come rain or shine...

Outdoor Classroom Day November
Teaching Geography with 2Simple

Oct. 24, 2023

Let us guide you through your Geography curriculum with some of our resources. Grab your compass and your map and let's trek through different landscapes with your students...

Teaching Geography Blog
Get fired up for Guy Fawkes Night with Purple Mash

Oct. 17, 2023

"Remember, remember the Fifth of November, gunpowder, treason and plot..." Bonfire Night is celebrated on the 5th of November and marks the anniversary of the discovery of a plot organised by Catholic conspirators to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London in 1605. Ahead of the big night, these Purple Mash activities should help you get in the mood. Just remember to stay safe!

Bonfire Night blog
Celebrate Halloween with these spooky Purple Mash activities

Oct. 16, 2023

Halloween is just around the corner, and there's no better way to engage your students than by incorporating some ghoulishly fun classroom activities and resources. Purple Mash offers a terror trove of Halloween-themed content that's both entertaining and educational. In this blog post, we'll explore some spooktacular classroom activities and resources on Purple Mash that will have your students eagerly awaiting the witching hour.

Halloween blog