Including All Children in the Royal Mail Scottish Children’s Book Awards

The Royal Mail Awards for Scottish Children‟s Books is an innovative nationwide reading project in which children and young people from every corner of Scotland read and vote for their favourite Scottish children’s books of the year. Last year: . over 31,000 children were involved and an amazing 15,014 votes were cast; . over 400… Continue reading Including All Children in the Royal Mail Scottish Children’s Book Awards

INVITATION TO DEVELOP RESOURCES ABOUT AND FOR TRAVELLING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

CONTEXT Taking an Enterprise perspective outline your idea for a Curriculum for Excellence informed resource about an aspect of Traveller life (it could be Gypsy/Traveller, Showtraveller, New Traveller or Roma – depending on your area of interest in Traveller cultures/identities). Your aim is to produce a starter pack of information (any format) + plans that… Continue reading INVITATION TO DEVELOP RESOURCES ABOUT AND FOR TRAVELLING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

Learning in the Outdoor Environment

What: Learning in the Outdoor Environment When: Monday 29 November 2010 Speakers: Sheena Johnstone Memorial Lecture Claire Warden Mindstretchers Venue : The City Chambers, High St. EH1 1YJ Time: 6.45pm The speaker will begin at 7.30pm Booking is essential Members please e mail kate.frame@btinternet.com Non members please send details and £7 (students £1) to: Kate… Continue reading Learning in the Outdoor Environment

Scottish Book Trust Young Writers Conference

Are you between the age of 14 and 17? Would you like to find out about the realities of life as a writer? The Young Writers Conference will include advice from professional writers and industry insiders, as well asa performance and creative writing workshops from Jason Donald, Ella Hickson and Ryan Van Winkle. For further… Continue reading Scottish Book Trust Young Writers Conference

The Four Nations Maths Challenge

Inspired by the Six Nations rugby, schools and students in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales are invited to participate in the exciting, online, Four Nations Maths Challenge. Who will be the Top Student, Class and School in each country? Registration open soon. Website: http://www.mathletics.co.uk/fournations/ Phone: 0117 370 1992 Email: customerservice@3plearning.co.uk