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Chinese New Year: Free Resources

Chinese New Year is the most important and well known of the Chinese holidays:  It’s a time of feasting for the family, celebration, fireworks and gift-giving. A fifteen-day holiday, it begins on the first day of a new moon and ends with the full moon on the day of the Lantern Festival. This year that…

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New Year Lesson Plans: Free Resources

The first few days of January are all about making resolutions for the coming year – so why not use this week to start making lesson plans for this month and beyond? Finding a colourful wall planner on which to put all your ideas and plans is a good start. Over at primaryclass.co.uk there’s a…

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Plan A Last-Minute Nativity Play

As we roll into the last few days of term, schools across the country will be preparing and performing their Nativity play. With makeshift stage sets and homemade costumes, this popular tradition will once again come to life for a new generation. Most schools will have begun plans for their Nativity play way back at…

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Christingle: Celebrating In The Classroom

Despite feeling like an established tradition, Christingle is quite a modern event: It was introduced to the Church Of England in 1968, by John Pensom of The Children’s Society. As well as being a way of sharing the key messages of the Christian faith, it also helps to vital raise funds for The Children’s Society…

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