Jan. 12, 2022
This year National Storytelling Week runs from 29th January to 5th February. The theme for 2022 is ‘Read a Story. Tell the Story’ and the Society for Storytelling has a range of resources on their website packed full of tools to support the teaching of storytelling to children at all key stages. There are also a wealth of resources within Purple Mash.
Sept. 8, 2021
In this terms new releases, your class can get swept up in Dr Edward Jenner’s quest to develop a vaccine, Lola’s anticipation of her Nonna coming over from Italy to live or will it be Miles’ investigation into the mysterious sock thief that gets your class excited about reading this term.
July 6, 2021
Each month we will be highlighting a #MashoftheMonth, this will focus on a tool or application within Purple Mash and how it can be used within the classroom to support learning across the curriculum. During the month, if you share how you have used #MashoftheMonth, you will then be entered into a draw to win a 2Simple Goody Bag!
July’s #MashoftheMonth is Serial Mash
Jan. 14, 2021
National Society of Storytelling is a UK-based society founded in 1993. Open to anyone with an interest in the form, they coordinate National Storytelling Week, which this year runs from the 30th January to the 6th February. Their mission is to promote the oral tradition of storytelling which was the very first way of communicating life experiences and the creative imagination.
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.