Review: Plastic shapes for teaching 3D shapes

A box of plastic shapes can be an excellent resource to teach three-dimensional shapes for the 11-plus.

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Barnes Children’s Literary Festival goes online

The Barnes Children’s Literary Festival (9-14 June) is online this year. It’s all free and includes top children’s authors Emma Carol (To the Lighthouse), Caroline Lawrence (Roman Mysteries), SF Said (Varjak Paw), Lisa Thomson (The Goldfish Boy), Frank Cottrell-Boyce (Millions) and Andy Griffiths (Treehouse series).

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Ex-Spalding Grammar pupil to share experiences of racism at school, NI grammars cancel test

A former student has been invited back to Spalding Grammar School to share his experience of racism as a pupil there while two more NI grammars abandon transfer test. 

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