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    Wicked Young Writer Awards: Cressida Cowell’s Top Writing Tips

    First News is working with the Wicked Young Writer Awards to help inspire young people to get writing! The acclaimed award seeks songs, poems, stories, and scripts to encourage young people to use writing to view the world a little differently. Each year, a special prize giving event is held at… Download here

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    Visit Westminster Abbey with your class!

    Where can you find the complete body of England’s only royal saint along with a riddle which predicts when the world will end? The answer is Westminster Abbey, where you can also become an expert in all your school subjects in just an hour’s visit! If Science… Download here

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    Wicked Young Writer Awards: Iona Mandal’s Top Tips for Budding New Writers

    First News is working with the Wicked Young Writer Awards to help inspire young people to get writing! The acclaimed award seeks songs, poems, stories, and scripts to encourage young people to use writing to view the world a little differently. Each year, a special prize giving event is held at… Download here

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    Wicked Young Writer Awards: Six tips with Lauren Child

    First News is working with the Wicked Young Writer Awards to help inspire young people to get writing! The acclaimed award seeks songs, poems, stories, and scripts to encourage young people to use writing to view the world a little differently. Each year, a special prize giving event is held at… Download here

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    Facing the Future

    First News and WWF have joined up for a new Facing the Future Campaign We’re looking for climate change TV reporters… could one of your pupils be one? Climate change affects us all, and that’s why we have we have teamed… Download here

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    Wicked Young Writer Awards: Five top tips from Dan Freedman

    First News is working with the Wicked Young Writer Awards to help inspire young people to get writing! The acclaimed award seeks songs, poems, stories, and scripts to encourage young people to use writing to view the world a little differently. Each year, a special prize giving event is held at… Download here

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    Normandy Study Pack: Normandy Map

    Here you can find an informative map to help your students locate all of Normandy’s important sites. This will help your students to complete the other Normandy study packs. Click here to locate all of Normandy’s important sites with this informative map. Download here

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    Normandy Study Pack: Normandy Crossword

    With the Normandy Crossword activity your students can test their knowledge of all things Normandy. It is best to dive into this activity after pupils have completed the four main study packs. Click here to test your knowledge of Normandy with this challenging crossword. Download here

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    Normandy Study Pack: The Food and Drink of Normandy

    Normandy’s cuisine is world-renowned due to the high quality of the region’s produce. With the Normandy Food and Drink pack, your students can learn all about this topic with traditional recipes and culinary tips from expert chefs. Click here to discover Normandy’s world-renowned cuisine with exciting recipes and… Download here

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    Normandy Study Pack: D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

    The D-Day study pack provides your pupils with the rare opportunity to learn about this key historical event through an interview with a British veteran that was on the beaches during the invasion. Further information alongside the interview also allows pupils to get informed about Normandy’s role in the… Download here

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    Normandy Study Pack: Impressionism

    Let your students discover one of Normandy’s most influential art movements by immersing them in the world of the impressionists. This pack helps to highlight the importance of the Norman context as inspiration for the impressionists whilst also looking at the historical factors contributing to the birth of the… Download here

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    Normandy Study Pack: William the Conqueror

    Pupils will be amazed to learn of the close historical ties between Britain and Normandy with the William the Conqueror study pack. Improve their knowledge of British history with key information about the Battle of Hastings, or put their skills as historians to the test with investigative activities focusing… Download here