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Posted on Fri, 03/07/2015 - 10:08 by Morwenna
Rising Stars Prize 2015
On Wednesday 24th June the Heritage Motor Centre in Gaydon housed the Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge. The competition has been going for 15 years, but the 2015 event was the first ever World Final, open to primary and secondary schools from around the globe. Organiser Brian Richardson was thrilled to see so many schools from around the UK attending, and expressed surprise and delight that teams had come from as far as China and Australia to participate, with Harrow International School in Beijing and Kingston Primary School from Perth Australia flying in to take part (the latter accompanied by a kangaroo mascot).
Posted on Thu, 02/07/2015 - 16:52 by Morwenna
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Edgewood Primary School in Nottingham have been using the WordBlaze spelling and reading intervention programme with a small year 6 intervention group. The results have been very positive and they are planning to expand the programme across Key Stage 2 next term.
Posted on Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:30 by Morwenna
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A guest blog post from Jen Devaney, Mathsflip Project Manager on flipped learning and the response from students.
Posted on Wed, 01/07/2015 - 10:53 by Leah White
Brian Moses
After their winning entry for our Poetry by Heart competition, pupils at St Thomas More Catholic Primary School recieved a visit from poet Brian Moses. Igor and Sofia, Year 6 pupils at the school, reported on the event.
Posted on Tue, 30/06/2015 - 09:58 by Morwenna
The Department for Education have published the final key stage 1 and 2 national curriculum test frameworks and sample papers for 2016, which will be used primarily by test developers and the Standards and Testing Agency throughout the test development process.