Twinkl Education Blog
  • 6 Feb '17

    The Great Twinkl Kindness Week Has Begun!

    It's here, it's finally here - The Great Twinkl Kindness Week - YEAH! Read More
  • 2 Feb '17

    Wool Wrapped Valentine Craft

    This simple yet effective Wool Wrapped Valentine Craft would not only make a wonderful Valentine's Day keepsake but is an art activity that will help to develop fine motor skills. Read More
  • 1 Feb '17

    Why You Should Give Twitter a Try

    Teaching is constantly changing; that is one of the best (and sometimes more frustrating) part of the job. Children are great- they will always let you know if that lesson idea is a good one or not.... Read More
  • 31 Jan '17

    Caroline Dinenage, Early Years Minister to open Childcare Expo London

    Caroline Dinenage MP was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Women, Equalities and Early Years at the Department for Education on 17 July 2016 and has been an integral voice... Read More
  • 26 Jan '17

    Chinese New Year Rooster Card

    This is a guest post written by Twinkl Teacher, Sally, who helps out in our Twinkl Facebook groups. This Chinese New Year we are celebrating the year of the rooster, so here is a lovely idea for... Read More
  • 25 Jan '17

    Teaching in The Middle East

    This is a blog post from one of our Middle East Teacher Advisers - David.

    At the end of another long week, what harm can it do to have a little look at teaching jobs? Everyone... Read More

  • 24 Jan '17

    Noodles and Chopsticks Messy Play Planning In Action

    With Chinese New Year around the corner I was drawn to their Noodles And Chopsticks Messy Play Plan. The recipe card is designed to be used with young children and includes an equipment list, advice... Read More
  • 24 Jan '17

    NEW! Australian Curriculum Browser!

    Not ones to sit on our laurels, we've designed a brand new curriculum browser just for all the lovely Australian educators! Read More
  • 24 Jan '17

    NEW! New Zealand Numeracy and Strand Browser

    We are always looking for new ways to make educators' lives easier and we've come up with something just for the lovely folk in New Zealand to help them get what they need super quickly!... Read More
  • 23 Jan '17

    #TwinklTeach Chat on Reading

    The aim of our new monthly chat is to share great practice, link educators, and embrace the positivity and enthusiasm of everyone involved in teaching and learning. Read More
  • 23 Jan '17

    Supply Teacher FAQ

    A selection of some of the Frequently Asked Questions - and a summary of the collective answers from members - appearing on our Facebook Supply Teachers Support Group. Read More
  • 19 Jan '17

    The Great Twinkl Kindness Week

    Between the 6th and the 10th February 2017 we invite our whole community to take part in The Great Twinkl Kindness Week. The aim of the week is to increase acts of kindness within school communities... Read More
  • 19 Jan '17

    Introducing Ronald the Rhino

    Meet Ronald the Rhino, the star of Twinkl's newest eBook! This heart-warming story all the way from the Javan forest follows Ronald, an endangered Javan Rhino. Read More
  • 19 Jan '17

    Chinese New Year Zodiac Frame

    Chinese New Year is a vibrant festival that takes place late January or February. The Chinese Zodiac is made up of a cycle of twelve years and each year is named after an animal. Read More
  • 18 Jan '17

    New on the Site - Example Texts and Resources

    The lovely Twinkl creators have been working hard to produce a fabulous range of sample texts (also known as WAGOLL- What a good one looks like). For example, there's a full set of formal... Read More
  • 16 Jan '17

    Kind Not Blue

    Did you know that Monday 16th January is often known as "Blue Monday" - reported to be the most depressing day of the year (though many people say it's nonsense!). Read More
  • 12 Jan '17

    TwinklTeach Inaugural Event

    TUESDAY 17 JANUARY 2017 8-9 PM Read More
  • 12 Jan '17

    Australian Top 10 Back to School Resources

    A guest blog post by the Australian Teacher Adviser and Customer Understanding Coordinator, Rebecca. Read More
  • 11 Jan '17

    Snowman Dough Messy Play - How To

    This is a guest post from blogger Emma from Adventures of Adam about our Foundation Package. Read More
  • 9 Jan '17

    Dream Come True Rainbow Craft

    Did you know that 13th January is Make Your Dream Come True Day? To be honest I hadn’t heard about it either until I downloaded Twinkls’ Spring Term Planner. However, after reading more... Read More