We couldn’t let World Poetry Day pass without sharing some of our favourite poems with you. From classics to more recent additions, here are 10 poems to read before you leave school (in no particular order): 10 Poems to Read Before You Leave School – in honour of World Poetry Day: 1) Daffodils – William […]
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Here at Boomerang HQ, we like to highlight topics of interest throughout the year, especially when it comes to historical anniversaries. We do this mainly through dedicated sections in our school planners but you can help us spread the word online too! Torrey Canyon Oil Spill – What Happened? This month marks 50 years since […]
The Carpe Diem Initiative – Our Story We launched the Carpe Diem initiative because we saw an opportunity. An opportunity to inspire teens across the UK with a site unlike any other. Young minds are constantly learning, discovering and developing. Here at Boomerang Education, we understand the importance of ensuring a student’s time at school […]
Four new Periodic Table elements to be included: Content research for the Boomerang 2017-18 school planners is now well underway! This will result in the inclusion of 4 new Periodic Table elements. IUPAC (International Union of Pure & Applied Chemistry) has announced the names of the new periodic table elements 113, 115, 117 and 118. These […]
What is Biology Challenge? Our competition of the month is Biology Challenge, which is a competition open to 13-15 year olds. It is the junior version of the British Biology Olympiad. The Challenge aims to encourage student interest in biology before the time comes to make post-GCSE subject choices. It is an online competition, taking place in […]
Coming up with the perfect yearbook quote was never going to be easy, which is why we’ve decided to give you a few tips! Humour Funny yearbook quotes are always a great finishing touch to a yearbook page. You could draw on a funny story from your time at school or try to come up […]
There are all sorts of ways teachers and pupils can use the Boomerang school planner. Here are our top 5 planner features that you might not have known about: Growth Mindset At the core of your school planner this year is the concept of ‘growth mindset’, designed to help students thrive both in and out […]
With Christmas just around the corner, have a go at ticking off our top ten Random Acts of Christmas Kindness ideas with your class. It’s a great way to add some festive fun to the classroom at the end of term and of course, the underlying message is incredibly positive. Random Act of Kindness: A selfless act […]
We’ve put together a list of growth mindset quotes (taken from our planners) for teachers to use as inspiration in lessons. Think about ways that you can incorporate growth mindset into the pupil learning. You could stick our suggested growth mindset quotes around the classroom to encourage a positive, growth-mindset learning environment for students.
What are the Wicked Young Writer Awards? The Wicked Young Writer Awards are sponsored by the award-winning musical Wicked in association with the National Literacy Trust. Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall is Patron of the Awards, set up to recognise excellence in writing & creativity and to help develop literacy in young people. […]