Adobe Announcement at BETT

Adobe Spark and more of Adobe’s suite of creative tools are going to be made available freely for all children, both in school and at home, in April this year. The following extract is from a press release from BETT last week: “Adobe Spark, a fun and...

Toy Project Websites

A toy project is great fun and very interesting for children; even the very young recognise a toy as an object of play. The topic lends itself to history and D&T beautifully and there are lots of resources shared freely with teachers and children on the topic....

Safer Internet Day 2018

Safer Internet Day 2018 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 6th February 2018 with the slogan “Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you”. The UK Safer Internet Centre has created education packs with Safer Internet Day video clips for...

The National (USA) Museum of Play

The National (USA) Museum of Play, called The Strong, has a great set of images and historical information about toys – from a long time ago, right up to the present day. “The Strong is the nation’s museum of play. It is home to hundreds of thousands of...

Moving Toys

Moving Toys being made in D&T lessons can be a fun part of any project about toys, it opens up an understanding of how they work and how they were made. There are lots of websites to support teachers and children who want to make moving toys: A Collection of...