World Space Week - 4th -10th October.

Sept. 29, 2020

World Space Week is a UN declared celebration of space held annually, every October from the 4th to the 10th. It is the largest space event on Earth, with over 8,000 events reported in 2019 and held in 96 countries. These events are organized by thousands of organizations, including space agencies, aerospace companies, astronomy clubs and museums.

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National Nutrition Week 11th - 17th October 2020

Sept. 28, 2020

Nutrition Australia's Tryfor5 campaign during National Nutrition Week this October aims to encourage Australians to increase their vegetable consumption to the recommended five serves per day. Despite the latest studies and recurring healthy eating messages only 4% of Australian’s are eating enough vegetables each day. The average person eats only half as much as they should, which is the inspiration behind Tryfor5.

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European Day of Languages

Sept. 22, 2020

European Day of Languages is celebrated on the 26th of September each year. One of the main messages of the European Day of Languages is that language skills are a necessity and a right for everyone. There is a range of ways that Purple Mash can promote language teaching in schools.

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Coding with Purple Mash

Sept. 10, 2020

Coding can be challenging for some teachers and we want to support you in becoming confident in teaching it. We have detailed here ways that might help you move towards becoming an expert and supporting your students.

Supporting Reading with 2Simple

Sept. 9, 2020

2Simple have a range of resources to support reading and the love of reading within your school. From Serial Mash, our new online reading records in Purple Mash, or setting up a class or whole school reading blog, this blog outlines the ways that we can help you promote a love of reading within your school.

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