Where did your Calendar Resource go?

Remember our Calendar and Activity Resource that we used to release on a monthly basis? We have decided to bring it back - however, we will now be publishing it on our sister company's website Foundation Focus - don't worry it's still free to download! We want this resource to be the best it can be so that when it comes to planning your monthly activities it is as easy and stress-free as possible. We are planning to publish the whole … [Read more...]

Nursery World North

We had a fantastic time at Nursery World North, and it was a brilliant opportunity to speak with a lot of new faces from all over the country (including Alice Sharp, pictured, of experiential play fame!).  These events are always tiring, as you spend all day on your feet, but it is so inspiring to see all the latest developments in Early Years and meet with the people driving it forward.  We kept our social media streams updated throughout the … [Read more...]

Novembers Excitement

November, best known as Movember, is already upon us - which can only mean, it's nearly Christmas! The office is currently divided by those who are wanting to get the decorations out on November 1st and those who are waiting til 24th December ... if at all. But, there is still a lot of interesting days to take place before the big day such as Bonfire Night, Origami Day, Remembrance Sunday and St Andrews Day (to name a few happening this … [Read more...]

Friendship Month!

This upcoming month, September, is not only full of interesting days but it's also known as Friendship Month! The non-profit organisation Oddfellows has been working for over 200 years to bring people together and celebrate friendship - take a look at their website and see what's going on near you. The World Literacy Foundation has made September 8th International Literacy Day - so close to Read a Book Day which is September 6th. The two … [Read more...]

Summer 2016 Olympic Crafts and more!

The academic year is already over which means we have a month to get creative before the long days begin again. There's a few dates to mention this month such as 'Tell a Joke Day' on 16th, 'Pluto Demoted Day' (the 10th anniversary!) on 24th and 'Slinky Day' on 30th. But - the big thing going on this month is, of course, the Olympics! We've got just over two weeks of sports on the television so why not get some sporty crafts going on at home?I'd … [Read more...]