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Bernard Bagnall from NRICH

Creating problems to solve!

September 12, 2017

Bernard Bagnall has been creating problem-solving activities for NRICH for twenty years, including the challenges that we use in our National Young...

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New term tips for teachers

August 23, 2017

As we rapidly move towards September, teachers are preparing to start the new school year with a bang! We asked teachers for their top tips on how...

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Sleep tips for kids

August 1, 2017

Dave Gibson, Sleep Expert at Warren Evans bed makers and founder of TheSleepSite.co.uk, shares his top tips for helping children to get a good...

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Michelle Hicks civil engineer

Michelle Hicks: My dream job

May 18, 2017

We caught up with Chessington World of Adventures Resort to find out what it was like for Project Manager and Civil Engineer, Michelle Hicks, to work...

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Andy Porter, roller coaster designer

Bringing The Gruffalo to life with ride designer Andy Porter

March 30, 2017

We caught up with Chessington World of Adventures Resort to find out what it was like for ride designer Andy Porter to create The Gruffalo River Ride...

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Steve Backshall

Q&A with Steve Backshall!

March 28, 2017

The judge for our National Young Writers’ Awards this year is none other than ‘Deadly 60’ author and presenter, Steve...

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Roald Dahl Nurse Michelle Small

Michelle Small: Why I love my job as a Roald Dahl Nurse

March 15, 2017

Michelle Small has been a Paediatric Epilepsy Specialist Nurse for Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity since 2011. In her guest...

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Ben Garrod loves finding fossils

Fossil Finding Fun

February 8, 2017

We’ve partnered with TV presenter and scientist Ben Garrod to give our longest-standing members free tickets to his exciting new tour ‘So...

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Outdoor learning

Learning in action: hot spots

January 30, 2017

Chirag Golwala, Founder of Lets Travel Services, chatted to us about how getting out and about with your child provides opportunities for learning in...

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Children writing

Exploring Write Size with inventor Ross Williams

November 29, 2016

We caught up with Write Size to find out what it was like for their inventor Ross Williams to present the products in the Dragons’ Den, and how...

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