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Post date: 25 May 2016 - 2:23pm
Many thanks to the 7602 teachers who completed the Hamilton Survey on teacher workload. Alarmingly, 94% of of you said that you were considering leaving the profession due to the pressure of inspections and the time spent collecting and reporting data.
Post date: 16 May 2016 - 1:24pm
Hamilton's Numeracy and First Number Passports are all about improving memorisation and fluency in key skills. Each passport contains lists of basic facts and fundamental skills that need to be secure for the teaching and learning of the new maths curriculum to run smoothly.
Post date: 13 May 2016 - 8:45am
To help you get the most from your school subscription, we've put together a School Subscription User Guide covering the questions we get asked most frequently about managing school subscriptions. Topics include: login, renewing, invoicing and managing users, in short everything to do with being a subscription administrator.
Post date: 20 April 2016 - 1:49pm
Hamilton's Key Stage 1 topic 'Famous for more than Five Minutes' features three people with significant May anniversaries. The 24th is the 197th anniversary of the birth of Queen Victoria. The 25th is the day that Jesse Owens broke 3 Olympic records. The 29th will be 63 years since Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hilary reached the top of Everest. Celebrate their achievements!
Post date: 19 April 2016 - 4:06pm
Mastery – Home or Away? Book your places for FREE twilight training seminars in South London (8 June, limited places available), Cornwall (9 June) and Essex (23 June). Where does the notion of ‘mastery’ come from and how do we achieve it? Can Mastery be home grown or does it have to be East Asian?
Post date: 22 March 2016 - 12:29pm
Football's popularity is testament to the excitement of the game. This year’s UEFA Euro tournament will inspire bags of interest and could become an effective catalyst for learning key knowledge and skills, particularly in History, Geography and P.E.! Hamilton's planning materials can help.
Post date: 18 March 2016 - 12:29pm
Are you an NQT? Save your Sundays and sign up for FREE access to one whole Key Stage (KS1, LKS2 or UKS2) of Hamilton lesson plans and resources until December 2016: English, maths and science planning and resources as well as inspirational thoroughly researched cross-curricular Topics.
Post date: 10 March 2016 - 3:46pm
Did you know that Hamilton provides a complete phonics programme for all Friends and School Subscribers? Code-Breakers is a synthetic phonics programme that teaches phoneme-to-grapheme correspondences (PGCs) in a systematic, child-friendly fashion.
Post date: 9 March 2016 - 1:02pm
Celebrate World Earth Day this April with Hamilton's Upper Key Stage 2 Earth Matters topic! This is the day and time of year to celebrate the exciting physical features of the Earth and to focus on ways every one of us can act to stop climate change and look after our planet.
Post date: 8 March 2016 - 1:15pm
Sunday 20th March is the first day of Spring, and a perfect incentive to learn about daily and seasonal weather patterns in the U.K. Hamilton's Key Stage 1 topic 'Weather Experts' can help! Discover weather news, metorologists, seasons, hot weather, cold weather and the 5 key climates around the world.