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    Home school club: can you get this Bill Gates maths joke?

    Six subject-based facts to liven up your lockdown learning....

    Home school club: who coined the word 'pandemonium'?

    And which composer made his coffee with exactly sixty beans? Mark Mason livens up home school with six subject-based facts.
    20 May 2020

    Home school club: why did the Apollo 11 flag "flap" on the moon?

    And what is an ampersand? Mark Mason livens up home learning with these subject-based facts.
    13 May 2020

    Home school club: what is a pangram?

    Liven up your child's learning with these six subject-based facts.
    6 May 2020

    Home school club: why did Chopin sleep with wooden wedges between his fingers?

    Mark Mason shakes up home school with some fun subject-based facts.
    30 Apr 2020

    Home school club: why did Chopin sleep with wooden wedges between his fingers?

    Mark Mason shakes up home school with some fun subject-based facts.
    30 Apr 2020

    Ahead of the game

    In association with Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill   At the bilingual Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill, up-to-date technology is...

    Homework club: which mathematical term inspired the name Google?

    Liven up home school with these fun facts.
    22 Apr 2020

    Back to home school: how to motivate your kids after the Easter break

    Top tips from a teacher on how to shift gear from holidays to term time.
    20 Apr 2020

    Too cool for school: beware ‘trendy’ teachers

    They are not the ones we end up remembering with affection
    4 Sep 2019

    Learning the ropes on my school’s yacht

    My school owned a boat. And not some dinghy or fibreglass pleasure craft either: Jolie Brise — the name was...
    4 Sep 2019

    School houses are utterly ruthless – and utterly rewarding

    They provide camaraderie, challenges – and a healthy dose of ruthless competition