Should they go outside?

Hopefully, the recent surprise of hot weather at a time of the year when we are normally wrapped up warm, snuggled in front of a fire (or feeling the warmth of central heating) has seen us outside. In this post from Malcolm Bellamy ‘The importance of learning outside’ highlights the benefits of children being out side and the learning that […]

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What is it with males?

What is it with boys? They can’t do right for wrong it seems! Another report, another set of data showing boys lagging behind girls! The headlines are usually about writing. This report goes beyond the one subject and looks at their interest in school, whether they are happy, talk in class and are tired in the mornings. The study by […]

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