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Saving our big cats - How we can start locally!

Did you see the BBC’s ‘Big Cats About the House’ recently? If not, you missed a truly amazing and inspirational programme about The Big Cat Sanctuary in Kent, run by the remarkable Giles Clark and his team supporting the big cat conservation. Giles has dedicated his life to animal welfare and is on a mission to save big cats. He p…

How can music in school benefit your child's education?

Having studied and enjoyed music for most of my life, I am always keen to embrace the joy that it brings to myself and to others around me.  Nearly everyone enjoys some form of music, whether it is listening to it, singing or playing some form of instrument.  Unfortunately, due to significant budget cuts, many schools are losing t…

Using Word Clouds in the classroom

It can sometimes be difficult for children (and adults too) to see all of the amazing qualities and characteristics they possess. We’ve found a great idea for a lesson plan which gives your students the opportunity to broaden their vocabulary, whilst giving and receiving kind comments to and from their peers.  In terms of ease for…