Sept. 8, 2020
Mash Club is a pack of resources for running a computing coding club at your school using Purple Mash tools. Currently, this includes an eight-week course on Coding and Blogging using 2Code and 2Blog. With schools being only partially open, it was great to hear from one parent on how he had used Mash Club with his Year 2 Pupils.
Sept. 7, 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.
Sept. 4, 2020
With schools returning this week, teachers, pupils and parents are preparing for the new academic year. But this isn’t a normal September start, Purple Mash can support you both in school and supporting those that may be remote working. We have been championing cloud-based learning since 2010. That's a decade of experience in running digital classrooms, managing homework, and getting support from parents. Powerful educational resources accessed through an easy-to-use interface makes Purple Mash the ideal platform for remote education, it also includes home access as standard.
Sept. 4, 2020
The 8th September was proclaimed International Literacy Day by UNESCO, in 1966, to remind the community worldwide of the importance of literacy for individuals, communities and societies. International Literacy Day 2020 theme is ‘Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond’, highlighting the lifelong literacy perspective of youth and adults. The recent Covid-19 crisis has shown that there has been a negative impact on the youth and adults who have little or no low literacy skills.
Sept. 2, 2020
For all teachers, parents and children this back to school year is totally different than any other, for many children this will be the first time that they have been back to school since March. Bubbles and blended learning were terms that we would not have used this time last year, but terms that we are now all used to. We know that this academic year will be different and challenging in totally different ways and we at 2Simple are here to support you, however we can. This is the second in a series of 2 blog posts that outlines the different ways that 2Simple can support you in school. You can read part one here.