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Farming Fortnight

Farming Fortnight an initiative from LEAF Education is fast approaching 1st-12th June 2020, so now is a great time for primary and secondary schools to have a focus on farming and food production to learn more about where their food comes from.

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Boost performance and memory retrieval

Memory retrieval is an important factor in boosting pupil performance. Find out how you can help your pupils retrieve the information they need from their long-term memory, when completing tasks, activities and examinations.

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Supporting primary and secondary pupils studying at home

Are you looking for resources to support your pupils studying at home? FFL has a wide range of free, downloadable and editable resource to help.

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Careers in Agriculture

Have your students thought about growing and producing food as a career? Agriculture is one of the most exciting and innovative industries to work in and provides a wide range of career opportunities.

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Quick bread buns - a great way to make bread in under an hour!

Making bread is a simple way for pupils to learn about the functions of the ingredients used and apply this to a product that is easily made in the practical classroom.

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A-level food - have your say

In 2015, the decision was taken that A-levels in food technology and home economics would not continue in England. We are investigating any impact that removal of A-level ‘food (food technology and home economics) may have had on schools and students.

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#FibreFebruary resources

Find your fibre fortune this February with our brand new fibre resources.

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Grow Your Own Potatoes

Join UK Primary Schools around the country and learn all about potatoes: how they grow, where they come from and how potatoes fit into a healthy balanced diet. Registrations extended

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Healthy schools rating scheme

The healthy schools rating scheme is a voluntary scheme for primary and secondary schools in England - let's find out how Food - a fact of life can support ...

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