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Happy Dyslexia awareness day!

On average, one in three children in every UK classroom is dyslexic, which amounts to around 1.2 million. This means that a number of those who come to Inkpots face challenges with reading, writing and comprehension. To celebrate Dyslexia Awareness Day, we’ve put together some resources that may help you in supporting your child, particularly […]

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‘A’ level success for our summer team

We’re hugely proud to be sharing how well two of our summer team members did with their ‘A’ levels. Gabriel and Georgia have both done really well – Georgia is getting ready to head off to Manchester Metropolitan to read English with American Studies, while Gabriel will be enjoying a gap year before heading off […]

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Ten creative activities: part two

We’re back with five more creative activities to keep you entertained this summer – whatever you’re inspired by! If you want to be inspired by photography… The Picture Poem: write 1-7 then 6-1 vertically down the margin of a piece of paper, then find a picture and write any words or phrases that come to […]

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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas and the importance of using your voice

After witnessing her best friend Natasha’s death in a drive by gang shooting aged only ten, sixteen-year-old Starr hopes she will never experience such trauma again. But when history repeats itself and Khalil is shot- unarmed – by a white police officer, she is torn about whether to expose herself as the sole witness, and […]

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Brilliant achievements all round!

Four of our Inkpots had end of term success to celebrate! We’re delighted to share the news about what four of our children have achieved: Jessica was rewarded for a whole year of improvement at J K Arts Rebecca celebrated success at gymnastics Archie did really well at karate and Heath won medals at swimming for his club, Marlins. (And […]

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