Tag Archives: Educators

How much homework is too much?

The NY Times ‘Quotation of the day’ is from a parent who asks this question, and that has got me thinking about how much homework children should be getting, and what it should be like.

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Filed under Key Stage, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3

Review: 100+ Fun Ideas for Art Activities

A wide range of over 100 good practical ideas are explained clearly in this book.  It is organised into six areas of Art and Craft, from simple drawing techniques to peg-loom weaving.  Each activity indicates the resources required and often suggests links to topic areas. Continue reading

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Filed under Key Stage, Key Stage 2, National Curriculum, Reviews