Primary Times News - March 2014

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Calculate the cost of parenting with NatWest’s new tool

21st March 2014
NatWest have launched a new online tool to help parents plan for the future costs of raising a family. Raising a child from birth to 17 years in the UK costs an average of £307,083.10. More... [read more]
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Octonauts to Partner with Marine Conservation Society

21st March 2014
Silvergate Media has announced that Octonauts will be partnering with the Marine Conservation Society (MCS), the leading charity for the protection of UK seas, shores and wildlife. The partnership, which... [read more]
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Is you child getting enough Vitamin D?

21st March 2014
The public health campaign Vitamin D Mission has launched this week, which focuses on parents with children aged 0-5. The Mission has commissioned the Generation D- Report to highlight the current state... [read more]
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Is your child getting enough Vitamin D?

21st March 2014
The public health campaign Vitamin D Mission has launched this week, which focuses on parents with children aged 0-5. The Mission has commissioned the Generation D- Report to highlight the current state... [read more]
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IT’S TIME TO PASS THE MAGIC ON...

20th March 2014
Bloomsbury Children’s Books are to reinvent the children’s hardback and paperback editions of the phenomenally successful Harry Potter series. Redesigned inside and out, all seven books will... [read more]
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Elmo and Cookie Monster pack their bags for an extended stay in the UK

13th March 2014
The Furchester Hotel, the brand-new children’s series from CBeebies and Sesame Workshop, has begun filming at the home of BBC Children's in MediaCityUK, Salford. The Furchester Hotel, commissioned... [read more]
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David Walliams moves up children’s book charts faster than any other author

6th March 2014
Full findings of the ‘What Kids Are Reading 2014’ report reveal shift in ‘most read’ authors, improved comprehension levels and a need for greater challenge The results of the... [read more]
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Mentoring key to combating underachievement at school in disadvantaged communities

5th March 2014
Charity backs calls for character development in schools as results show ‘dramatic’ impact on grades A mentoring programme has dramatically improved attainment of pupils at Key Stages 2... [read more]
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