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Summer Outdoor Activities for Kids

Jun 26 2017

Outdoor activities for kids are a great way to let the young ones explore the outdoors and keep them occupied so the dreaded “I’m bored” phrase is nowhere to be heard.

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Benefits of Sand & Water Play

Jun 16 2017

Sand and water play encourages sensory development and provides the ideal opportunity for children to explore the benefits of messy play. 

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Happy Father’s Day!

Jun 09 2017

In the UK Father’s Day is celebrated on the third Sunday in June and this year it is on Sunday 18 June. This is a special day to honour fathers and father figures such as grandfathers, stepdads and fathers-in-law. 

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We Love Our Library Book Browsers

Jun 02 2017

Reading should be promoted and encouraged through every stage of a child’s school life, from pre-school right through to secondary school. 

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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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