The Treasure Tree offers lots of colour, animated resources that are perfect for use with younger children. Take a look!
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Pancake Day takes place this week. Here are 10 great resources that you can use on the day!
If you work in a church school you’ll always be looking for quotes out of the bible to match certain areas of you curriculum or assemblies you are doing. What better way than have a complete online searchable bible. The Bible Gateway has over 50 versions in 35 languages of the Bible on its website, [...]
On Friday I went on an ‘Aispiring to be a head in a church school’ course which was really useful. One of the resources that was mentioned was ‘The Brick Testament‘. This website is a collection of Bible stories acted out by Lego people. All the stories have been created by The Rev. Brendan Powell [...]
For anyone that is going to studying Hinduism over the coming term I’ve been emailed a great link to the Vivekananda, a non-profit making organisation trying to improve religious education. The Hinduism site has the pages organised by keystage and focus on key themes in the religion. Key stage one pages have ‘pronunciation’ incorporated in [...]
We had a superb trip to the Liverpool Tate Gallery yesterday before going to the Year 6 Leavers Service at Liverpool Cathedral. The children loved the modern art and we had some really interesting discussions about what ‘art’ actually is. I wasn’t especially looking forward to the trip before hand – over 1800 Year 6 [...]
Being asked to do an assembly is the last thing that most people want on a Monday morning, but if you are don’t forget that there are lots of sites on the Internet that can help. We have regular guests doing our assemblies from the local churches. One, Janette Chalal, was kind enough to give [...]
In the week leading up to Remembrance Sunday we are going to be writing some poems in the Literacy lesson. Some resources that I have found on the BBC are excellent for the older children (Upper KS2 / Lower KS3). There are three pdf documents that you need to download – the lessson plans, the [...]
Now I actually enjoy taking assemblies and often base it on something that’s happened in the news or school during the recent past. However I know that some people just hate it and find it really difficult to come up with ideas. Well this assembly website will be a life saver for you. I’ve certainly [...]