Equality and Diversity Classroom Resources

In recent weeks it’s been shown over and over again that there’s never been greater need for high quality Equality and Diversity Classroom Resources. It’s a huge responsibility and not one we take lightly, but we’ve been making huge efforts this week to produce as many resources we can that celebrate cultural diversity – and togetherness. Emotions …

Common Teaching Acronyms

There’s nothing worse than sitting in a staff meeting and hearing lots of different acronyms, not having a clue what they mean! Or being a parent and reading your child’s school report – and wondering what the heck things mean! We’re here to demystify common education acronyms so that you can feel empowered and informed …

How to Teach Your Child at Home During School Closures

These are unprecedented times and with school closures happening today in the UK, following school closures in Ireland and other countries, parents are naturally asking how they will ensure learning at home whilst schools are closed due to Covid-19. It’s very easy to become quickly overwhelmed as there is a lot of information flying about …

Chinese Zodiac Story

It’s almost time for Chinese New Year and children love hearing about the Chinese Zodiac Story and the story of the Great Race. Here at Mrs Mactivity, we have a range of Chinese New Year Resources to help children learn about Chinese New Year and the Chinese Zodiac.   The Story of Chinese New year Many years …

CBeebies’ Sid Sloane to Open Childcare Expo Midlands!

Childcare Expo Midlands is returning to the Coventry and putting on even more of a show for Early Years & Primary professionals. To celebrate Childcare Expo’s 10th birthday, CBeebies presenter Sid Sloane will be opening the show and providing entertainment for visitors. Sid has decades of experience in children’s entertainment, and was one of the …

Registration now OPEN for Childcare Expo Midlands 2019

For the tenth year running, Childcare Expo Midlands is preparing to return to Coventry to celebrate the show’s milestone birthday on 27th– 28thSeptember. Now the longest-running exhibition in the early years and primary education sectors, the organisers have announced that registration for the last event of the year is now open. Returning to the Ricoh …