Seasonal Secondary Resources: Christmas 2019 with Beyond

Seasonal Secondary Resources: Christmas 2019 with Beyond

So this is Christmas…what secondary resources have you done? None? Well, seeing as you’ve been such good teachers this year, don’t sweat it. Sit down, crank up the Christmas tunes, and let Beyond take the reins for Christmas 2019… Continue reading Seasonal Secondary Resources: Christmas 2019 with Beyond

BBC Children in Need: The Beyond Secondary Logo

BBC Children in Need 2019 with Beyond Secondary

This year, Beyond and our sister-site Twinkl are the Official Education Partner for BBC Children in Need 2019 – which means we have a secondary resource or two specifically geared to getting KS3 and GCSE students involved. It’s time to embrace the polka-dots, get stuck into fundraising, and raise the roof for Children in Need 2019! Continue reading BBC Children in Need 2019 with Beyond Secondary

Let’s Talk About World Book Day

As an English teacher with an extreme aversion to fancy dress, World Book Day places me in an annual bind. Anything that promotes reading and a love of literature is to be applauded, including secondary school kids continuing the primary school fashion of dressing as a favourite literary character. It’s when the staff are also asked to indulge their inner child by donning a costume that I have a problem: I don’t do fancy dress! Before you tag me as a party-pooper who should be cracking out the green face paint and applying a Grinch mask, I should explain that … Continue reading Let’s Talk About World Book Day