World Wildlife Day - 3rd March

Feb. 21, 2022

On March 3rd, it is World Wildlife Day, a time to celebrate and raise awareness of the world’s wild animals and plants. The theme for World Wildlife Day 2022 is ‘Recovering Key Species for Ecosystem Restoration’, and the focus is on endangered flora and fauna and imagining and implementing solutions to help them survive and thrive. There’s a wide range of educational resources available within Purple Mash that support the theme that you can use to celebrate World Wildlife Day.

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Red Nose Day is back! Friday 18th March

Feb. 15, 2022

Red Nose Day is back on Friday 18th March and there are lots of activities that schools can get involved with in school and at home.

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World Book Day 2022

Feb. 11, 2022

3rd March 2022 is World Book Day, when children of all ages come together for across the world to share the joy of reading for pleasure. We take a look at just some of the activities you can enjoy on the day, which is now in its 25th year and going strong!

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British Science Week - 11th-20th March 2022

Feb. 9, 2022

British Science Week is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths, featuring entertaining and engaging events and activities across the UK for people of all ages and will take place between 11th-20th March 2022. This year's theme is 'Growth' and here are a range of resources to experiment with.

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Fairtrade Fortnight 2022 - 21st February - 6th March

Feb. 8, 2022

Fairtrade Fortnight aims to put a spotlight on trade. When trade is fair it has the potential to improve the lives of the farmers and workers who grow our food and make the world a better place. Explore the idea with children using these resources.

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