The Virtual Library

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall, Patron of the Literacy Trust launched the Virtual School Library, part of our new digital initiative to support the literacy of children who have been most adversely affected by COVID-19.  The Virtual School Library will help primary schools give children access to books all year round, while our new Words for Life platform will help families support their children’s literacy at home. The websites are
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Fatherhood Newsletter – Aug 2020

Share your experience of NHS maternity care during lockdown Becoming a parent, especially for the first time, is amazing – but it can also be stressful and scary. NHS maternity units have been restricting men’s access both pre- and postnatally since the start of lockdown, but restrictions have varied geographically, and their impact is unknown…. READ MORE. CLICK HERE


Road Safety Week launches

NO NEED TO SPEED! We are delighted to announce that Road Safety Week will take place from 16–22 November 2020. This year’s theme is No Need To Speed, encouraging everyone to learn the true impact of speed on our safety. Make a difference in your area by joining this year’s campaign. Register for a free action pack to access resources, guidance and educational tools available for individuals, communities,
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The Big Butterfly Count

Help us take nature’s pulse by joining the Big Butterfly Count. The Big Butterfly Count is a UK-wide survey aimed at helping us assess the health of our environment simply by counting the amount and type of butterflies (and some day-flying moths) we see. To take part, CLICK HERE.


Super Summer Reads!

Boost your bookshelf with our July competitions We’ve been busy putting together our pick of the best new holiday reads. There is the magical new picture book from Julia Donaldson, The Teeny Weeny Genie, illustrated by Anna Currey, the incredible graphic novel, When Stars Are Scattered by Omar Mohamed and Victoria Jamieson, depicting life in a refugee camp through the eyes of a child and a brand new drawing activity book by Rob Biddulph,
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Summer Holiday Fun!

Summer holiday fun from Cherry Outreach Service Cherry Outreach Service have made this activity pack for us to share with parents of SEN children still at home, or to offer ideas for SEN children in school.  This offer is jam packed with summer holiday fun. If you click the link below, you can get started on the first pack consisting of a video and
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Activities for summer and beyond

New Webinars from September This year, the Mayor’s successful STEM webinar series saw six teacher CPD webinars and one careers event attended by over 500 teachers, and 300 students and parents. More STEM webinars will be broadcast during the autumn term, together with a new series of London Curriculum and Schools for Success webinars which will help you support and inspire your students. We’ll be in touch with further exciting details over the summer!
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School Travel Survey – Travel after Covid-19

Overview Covid-19 has meant many changes to all of our lives. As children return to school in September, it’s essential  for Transport for London(TfL) and local authorities like Southwark to do everything we can to ensure that they are able to travel safely and observe social distancing. We know this will put pressure on public transport and existing school bus services. Equally, it will
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Sensory Stories

Sensory Stories from Cherry Outreach Service Cherry Outreach Service have made this activity pack for us to share with parents of SEN children still at home, or to offer ideas for SEN children in school.  This offer is jam packed with sensory stories. They are planning to do a pack like this weekly for the time being. Feedback welcome! If you click the link
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National Literacy Trust Latest Resources

Premier League Facebook Live event Tune into our Facebook Live event on 13 July to hear author Tom Palmer and Match of the Day Kickabout presenter Ben Shires discuss how a love of football helped Tom find his passion for reading. There will also be a quiz and free books to download on Family Zone! For information on this and much more, CLICK HERE.


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