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World Mental Health Day

Oct. 3, 2021

The World Health Organisation recognizes World Mental Health day on 10th October every year. This year’s theme set by the World Federation for Mental Health is ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World’. There are a range of resources that schools and teachers can use to mark #WorldMentalHealthDay #WMHD2021.

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EU Code Week

Sept. 28, 2021

EU Code Week is a grassroots initiative which aims to bring coding and digital literacy to everybody in a fun and engaging way.  Learning to code helps us make sense of the rapidly changing world around us and the EU Code Week website has a range of resources and toolkits for teachers to help you get started. This year #CodeWeek runs from 9th-24th October.

If you are joining in with #CodeWeek we have picked our top three ways that you can support coding in school.

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The new 2Graph is October's Mash of the Month

Sept. 27, 2021

Each month we will be highlighting a #MashoftheMonth, this will focus on a tool or application within Purple Mash and how it can be used within the classroom to support learning across the curriculum. During the month, if you share how you have used #MashoftheMonth, you will then be entered into a draw to win a 2Simple Goody Bag!

This October the Mash of the Month is the recently updated graph and chart tool 2Graph.

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Lift Off for World Space Week 2021

Sept. 23, 2021

We look at a selection of space resources within Purple mash and Serial mash that you can use during World Space week, which starts on 4th October.

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Step it Up for Recycle Week with Purple Mash

Sept. 15, 2021

Step it up for Recycle Week! That’s the theme for this year’s Recycle Week, which runs from 20th to 26th September. We’ve put together a range of activities within Purple Mash that you can use to inspire children to develop recycling as a lifelong habit.

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