Parenting

AYESHA TANIA CROWNED WINNER OF INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION

BIC® KIDS Young Artist Award 2018 I am sharing this post for all my art readers   Following a public vote, eleven-year-old Ayesha Tania from Newport, has been announced as the winner of the BIC® KIDS Young Artist Award 2018, which was developed to celebrate and inspire creativity from 5-11-year-old children this summer. After receiving nearly 1,000 …

New photography competition challenges kids and teens to take ‘alternative selfie’

Sharp Shots Photo Club and The Royal Photographic Society launch competition that invites young people to explore their identity through photographs. Sharp Shots Photo Club, the UK’s number one provider of kids and teens’ photography courses, has partnered with The Royal Photographic Society (RPS) and Nikon School to launch their latest photography competition. ‘The Alternative …

The ‘No More Worries’ Kit – A kit that lets you give your worries to the fairies!

My eldest son is a worrier. He worries about all things children worry about, from being scared of the dark to worrying about school. It’s not nice to see children worry and sometimes us parents feel deflated in our efforts to help with certain things bothering our children. The Irish Fairy Door Company has developed …

The Ultimate Parent Guide for Protecting Your Child on the Internet – Lets keep our children safe

We see news stories about the impact of technology on our everyday lives all the time these days. Many of us have started to think about how technology affects us personally. But how many of us have stopped to think about how it affects our children? Kids are receiving their first internet-capable device earlier and …

An interview with Peter Crouch – Premier League Primary Stars

Stoke City FC footballer Peter Crouch takes on the role of a PE teacher in a lesson with a difference in the Premier League’s latest ‘Best Lesson Ever’ video to promote its Premier League Primary Stars education programme. The striker first appears on a screen at the front of the Maple Court Academy school hall …

Premier League Primary Stars -A national curriculum-linked education programme (free resources)

Premier League Primary Stars was launched in March 2017 with the ambition to engage 10,000 schools by 2019. Since then the programme has already engaged more than 15,000 primary schools in England and Wales. Last October the Premier League Writing Stars campaign was rolled out to schools as part of the Primary Stars literary resources. …

Premier League Writing Stars – Olivia Smith, 7, from North Wales wins Premier League poetry competition

To help drive interest in poetry, the Premier League launched its Writing Stars competition last year to every school in England and Wales. The competition, which launched in September last year, asked children to write poems based on the theme of resilience and uses the appeal of the Premier League football to help inspire children …