Tag Archives: Early Years

The latest news, events and articles from ESPO, including case studies, editorials, blog posts and featured products.

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Inspiration for the classroom

Inspiration for the classroom
Autumn is already upon us and with so many events happening throughout this term, it’s time to start celebrating by getting creative in the classroom! To help get you inspired, we’ve created a range of handy how-to guides to get your class creating throughout autumn: ...
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Back to school 2020

Back to school 2020
With such a turbulent end to the last school year, ESPO is determined to make this the best term yet and we hope you’re up for it too! ...
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They're here! Our 2020/21 catalogues have landed

They're here! Our 2020/21 catalogues have landed
Because education matters We’re proud to launch our 2020/21 catalogues, bringing you a comprehensive range of 27,000 products, covering everything you need for Early Years, Primary & Secondary, and always at great prices. Receiving your catalogue If you are already an ESPO customer, ...
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Build a better future with BiOBUDDi blocks

Build a better future with BiOBUDDi blocks
Learning + Fun = BiOBUDDi! Whether the little ones are building it up or knocking it down, construction is a key part of play and early years development. A simple and yet effective resource, BiOBUDDi building blocks take education to a whole new exciting level - and what’s more is that they are ...
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ESPO Trading Limited announces its first acquisition

ESPO Trading Limited announces its first acquisition
ESPO Trading Limited, part of the ESPO consortium has announced it has acquired Eduzone, a specialist in early years and sensory products. This will extend and enhance ESPO’s early years range and offering, and create a strong and stable platform for Eduzone to grow within the ESPO consortium’s ...
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Catalogue product focus: light panel activity ideas

Catalogue product focus: light panel activity ideas
Light panels have now become a standard piece of equipment in most early years settings and primary classrooms. They enable the delivery of high quality learning but getting the most out of them requires imagination and careful planning.Not only do light panels provide the basis for exciting ...
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Getting hands-on with the mind: exploring emotions for Early Years

Getting hands-on with the mind: exploring emotions for Early Years
Article produced by Jess Clifton, Marketing Manager for LEGO Education. Emotions are a complex element in our everyday lives, and for young children who are going through early experiences of the world, they can be particularly difficult to understand. Teachers are a key figure in the development ...
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Build N’ Balance and vestibular training - catalogue product focus

Build N’ Balance and vestibular training - catalogue product focus
By Physiotherapist Hannah Harboe A large proportion of the population is said to be highly sensitive. Hypersensitivity in the sensory apparatus can be significant to learning motor skills and the child’s willingness to move. The child finds it difficult to separate incoming sensory impressions ...
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River Stones and stability training - catalogue product focus

River Stones and stability training - catalogue product focus
By Physiotherapist Hannah Harboe This article discusses static balance, and how balance products can be used in training children who have difficulties with stability. There are three types of balance: dynamic balance, proactive balance and static balance. Dynamic balance Dynamic balance ...
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