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Sailing School in June

Sailing School in June

06.03.16 This privately-run sailing school is based on a unspoiled, small island 10 minutes off the south coast of Ireland.

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HAPPY HOLIDAY HOMEWORK

HAPPY HOLIDAY HOMEWORK

16.07.15 Whether returning from a school or camp in Britain or preparing to go, here are a few ideas for children (or parents) to keep up their English during the holidays – and beyond…..

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A Touch of Shakespeare

A Touch of Shakespeare

01.06.15 King Lear is coming to Paris.  This week, from 2nd-7th June, there will be the annual Shakespeare performance in the open-air Théâtre de Verdure (Jardin de Shakespeare) in the Bois de Boulogne

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HAPPY SUMMER DAYS

HAPPY SUMMER DAYS

31.03.15 Here are some ideas of ways your children can improve their ENGLISH this summer (whilst having fun, making friends and widening horizons)

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THE CHEF

THE CHEF

December 2014 School Britannia talked to Paul Woodman, Head of Catering at Foremarke Hall prep school.  He has been a chef at the school for 11 years

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The old school tie

The old school tie

November 2014 Although I find it hard to believe that my parents ever went to school (no reflection on their intellect, of course) if we think about it, pretty much all of us have one thing in common: we are all former school pupils.

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Learning Support

Learning Support

16.10.14 “Understanding our children’s frustrations with dyslexia and giving them the tools to blossom will give them the confidence to reach their true potential. We can help our children channel their interests and talents and ignite the passion within.”

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The school sports field

The school sports field

July 2014 “I think that, if you sit kids down, day after day, doing passive activities, you shouldn’t be surprised if they fidget.”    Sir Ken Robinson

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Sporting snippets

Sporting snippets

July 2014 SCHOOL SPORTS EQUIPMENT Here are a few of the items your child may need when going to boarding school in Great Britain

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In Conversation: Then and now

In Conversation: Then and now

June 2014. Charlotte Wetton, mother of three teenager daughters, went to an all-girls boarding school in Essex in the 1970s/1980s.  She has been an art surveyor for an insurance company for 25 years

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Who went where?

Who went where?

June 2014 “Constantly late for school, losing his books and papers and various other things into which I need not enter.  He is so regular in his irregularity that I really don’t know what to do”

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