EAL Teaching Activities for Primary Children

We explore the challenges faced from educating children with English as an additional language and reveal some great EAL teaching methods to break down the language barrier. Read the full article…

World Book Day - Fairytale Outdoor Lesson Ideas

We reveal some great fun-filled lesson ideas for World Book Day that children from EYFS to Key Stage 2 can enjoy. Read the full article…

Valentines Day Lesson Ideas for EYFS, KS1 & KS2

Roses are red, violets are blue... we have some fantastic Valentines lessons for you! Read the full article…

Pentagon Play's Pancake Day Lesson Guide

We reveal some great fun-filled Pancake Day related lesson ideas that you can use to help educate children on key areas of learning. Read the full article…

Our Playground Stars in Cbeebies Something Special

Our playground development at Fox Wood Special School featured on Cbeebies 'Something Special' show where Mr Tumble formed his own Recycling Band with Fox Wood's children. Read the full article…

Special Educational Needs Focus: Inclusive Play

This in-depth post focuses on the importance on Inclusive Play for children with special educational needs and reveals ways to facilitate this type of play and promote it in your playground. Read the full article…

Sensory Play Ideas for Special Needs Children

This in-depth article explores the importance of sensory play for children with special educational needs and reveals some great ways to create your own sensational space to promote sensory play within your school playground. Read the full article…

New Years Resolutions - Get your children outdoors

It's a new year and one great resolution is to get outside more often than not. Read why this will help benefit your children more than you think and why the winter months are the perfect time for this. Read the full article…

Heavy Work Activities for Special Needs Children

We discuss the importance of heavy work activities for children with special educational needs and share some fantastic enriching ideas that can take place within your outdoor learning environments. Read the full article…

Messy Play is Ideal for SEN Learners

We reveal why messy play is ideal for children with Special Educational Needs and even share some great hints and ideas for messy outdoor lessons for your SEN children to enjoy! Read the full article…