Category: Special Days, Weeks and Months

National Storytelling Week

National Storytelling Week

National Storytelling Week is a great opportunity to get your pupils involved and engaged with storytelling. Check out our cross-curriculum activity ideas.

Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King

21st January 2019 is Martin Luther King Jr Day. We’ve added some information about MLK, with a timeline and a glossary; perfect for the primary classroom.

The Big Schools’ Birdwatch 2019

Big Schools' Birdwatch

Schools across the UK are currently taking part in the Big Schools' Birdwatch 2019. Why not get your class to take part? Download your free bird identifier.

Human Rights Day 2018

Human Rights

For children to develop into respectful, fully-rounded human beings, it is important for them to understand the values of the Declaration of Human Rights.

St Andrew’s Day

St Andrew's Day

30th November is St Andrew’s Day. We’ve got some great information about Saint Andrew and his relationship with Scotland that you can share with your class.

Anti-Bullying Week

Anti-Bullying Week

This week (12th-16th November) is Anti-Bullying Week, with events and activities taking place in schools across the UK. Find out more about this great event

Bonfire Night Safety Tips

Bonfire Night Safety

To help you to discuss firework safety with your pupils, we’ve created a handy Infographic with our Bonfire Night Safety Tips for fireworks and sparklers.

Create Your Own Halloween Stories

Halloween Stories

It's really simple to use the story generator; just follow each step to build the components of your Halloween stories and then write them out in full.

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

With the dark nights drawing in, it is important for kids to stay safe. Check out our latest Infographic, to find out our top Halloween Safety Tips.

Apple Day

Apple Day

Apple Day gives us a great opportunity to celebrate autumn and harvest, and to get your pupils to be more enthusiastic about eating fruit and vegetables.