The Big Draw Festival - 2020

Sept. 29, 2020

The Big Draw Festival is a worldwide celebration of drawing, organised by The Big Draw charity, this event is now in its 20th year. The promotion of the universal language of drawing as a tool for learning, expression and invention are at the heart of the festival. Starting in October, the theme this year is ‘The Big Green Draw – A Climate of Change’.

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Diwali Competition with your Class

Oct. 8, 2019

This year Diwali falls on Saturday, 27th October and we want to celebrate with a Festival of Light competition that will run until Thursday, 31st October. We are celebrating light and colour and invite your class to be creative and get involved. What does Diwali mean to you? Create a scene using 2Paint a picture or 2Paint or why not use 2Create a story to share your own recount or story. For the younger pupils, you can design your own Mendhi.

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How Purple Mash supported Hillside School in teaching

Sept. 13, 2019

Staff were introduced to Purple Mash at Hillside School after being identified by Aberdeenshire Council as a school who would be enthusiastic and keen to welcome a pilot. This was led by Fiona Lindsay and started after the Spring break. Fiona had previously used Purple Mash when it had been available through Glow. Staff were positive about using the resources available to them.

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5 Purple Mash gems

Feb. 16, 2018

Have you ever gone into Purple Mash and found yourself thinking “It would be great if Purple Mash could do this”? Well, it might be doing it already! Read on to discover 5 of our favourite hidden gems in Purple Mash.

Winter Lesson Ideas

Jan. 12, 2016

Educational winter activity ideas inside Purple Mash that your pupils will love.

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