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Filming, fun and going further

Filming, fun and going further | 11th Jun 2021

Jump! lessons continue virtually, with videos being created on topics that fulfil the Herts Agreed Syllabus for RE. Lesson videos are engaging and fun. Videos have been used much further afield than just within the town of Harpenden, where the team are based, which is a bonus of the pandemic!… Read More

Jump! into the Spring term

Jump! into the Spring term | 13th Jan 2021

We are usually busy this term organising church visits for Years 1 & 2, and lessons in school for other year groups, then it's on to Easter. But, with the advent of Lockdown 3.0 none of that is possible. Thankfully, the vicar at the church most local to three of… Read More

Let the bells ring out!

Let the bells ring out! | 16th Dec 2020

As I ready myself to launch the final lesson of this term with a Zoom call, having just come off the phone with a frantic teacher who was having difficulty logging on to our website to access the resources, I look around my living room at the tinsel, the… Read More

A Covid19 Christmas

A Covid19 Christmas | 24th Nov 2020

Jump! hasn't allowed the pandemic to stop them offering resources and support to local primary schools. Over the past few months some of the team have been learning new skills resulting in a video lesson for each year group. These can then be used by teaching staff in the classroom.… Read More

2020 sees over 20 years of schools work for director of Jump! Natalie Edwards

2020 sees over 20 years of schools work for director of Jump! Natalie Edwards | 21st Jan 2020

Natalie started helping her children's primary school teachers teach about Christianity in the academic year 1999-2000, so this year sees Natalie reach the 20 year milestone of volunteering in primary schools as a Christianity 'specialist'. Over the years much has changed, with a lot more inclusion and diversity, and the… Read More

Christmas is coming!

Christmas is coming! | 6th Dec 2019

The Christmas season is a busy one for those working in primary schools, and it's no exception for Jump! Every class will be taking a look at some aspect of Christmas during their RE lesson and so our diary is quite full, with nearly all the classes booking for a team… Read More

Easter lessons given new life

Easter lessons given new life | 27th Mar 2019

Team member Sara and leader Natalie worked hard mid-February to early March re-writing the Easter lessons for all year groups to reflect the new syllabus, which requires a greater breadth and depth into what Easter means to Christians. Lessons have been rolled out since 11 March and will continue until… Read More

Jump! goes from strength to strength

Jump! goes from strength to strength | 18th Jan 2018

2017 has been a momentous year for Jump!

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