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Improve Your School Dining Area

May 22 2017

Lunchtime is always a busy time of the day in any school. With a limited time to set up, feed everyone and clear up, lunchtimes need to be well organised and planned.

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Outdoor Learning Activities

May 11 2017

The outdoors offer limitless opportunities for children to learn through play.  Regular exploration and learning in an outdoor environment supports the development of an active and healthy lifestyle in children and aids them in developing a better understanding of the world around them.

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How to Use Whiteboards and Lapboards Effectively

May 05 2017

Here at ELF, we offer a range of classroom lapboards and mini whiteboards which are specially designed for use in primary and secondary schools. 

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We Love Our Imaginative Play Furniture

Apr 28 2017

Feed a child’s imagination with our imaginative play range – a selection of school play equipment which will help stimulate group play and encourage active imaginations. We love our imaginative play resources and here are a few of our favourites:

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How to Create The Ideal Classroom Library

Apr 21 2017

Recent studies on literacy confirm that a child’s reading skills are important to their success in personal development, school life and work later on in life. Reading is not only beneficial to the education and development of children but it can also be a lot of fun for them.

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Phonics Activities with Children

Apr 13 2017

The past few years has seen a change in the way children are taught to read in schools. Phonics is recommended as the preferred way children are taught so they can understand, and learn how to read and spell. 

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Easter is Coming!

Apr 10 2017

Easter is a Christian festival celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Easter had no fixed date each year as it is determined by the Lunar calendar which is based on the phases of the moon.

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We Love our Home Corner Furniture

Mar 31 2017

Integrating play with learning is one of the most beneficial ways for children to explore life and different aspects of how the world works.

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Gardening in Schools

Mar 23 2017

Gardening in schools is becoming more and more popular and has been proven to really enhance a child’s learning experience.  

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Happy Mother’s Day

Mar 17 2017

In the UK Mothering Sunday, or Mother’s Day as it is now more commonly known, is held on the fourth Sunday of Lent, exactly three weeks before Easter Sunday. 

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