http://gty.im/505453628 With our busy day to day lives, we often forget to express our love for the people closest to us. With Valentine's day just gone, this week's pic is in theme with this day, which a celebration of love and affection you feel towards another person. [...]
http://gty.im/632069396 This week's pic is of giraffes looking out of the Giraffe House at Chester Zoo for the first time! Teachers how do you measure growth, height or otherwise?
http://gty.im/572509273 “Stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot, and remind us of what we haven’t yet imagined.” – Anne L. Watson, author. This week is National Story Telling week! We have been using storytelling as a form of communication for thousands of years. [...]
http://gty.im/464143742 This week's pic is of a Chinese New Year Parade in Chinatown, Manhattan. New year in China is marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, where the date changes from year to year! Each New Year is represented by one of twelve animals, 2017 is the year of the Rooster!
http://gty.im/631566144 This week's pic is of former President and Vice President of the United States of America, in light of today's presidential Inauguration. Teachers, how do you discuss current events with your class?
http://gty.im/464732811 This week's pic is of the largest ice festival in the world! The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival held in Heilongjiang, China. With temperatures in this area sometimes reaching as low as -35, the festival usually lasts up to a month. We received a [...]
Last Friday, the emc Creative Content team (Kathryn, Lucy and Michael) had a fantastic day out travelling down the Thameslink rail service to check out this year’s London Illustration Fair. The event has been held at Bargehouse on the Southbank since 2015, and focuses on bringing together illustrators, collectives, companies, galleries and creative start-ups who [...]
http://gty.im/623821388 With the last of the Christmas lights turning on this weekend, and one of the busiest day's of the shopping calendar, this week's image is of a busy and festive Oxford Street! Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?
Next week from the 1st to 4th December London's Oxo Tower plays host to the London Illustration Fair and we're going to be there. The event showcases some of the best illustrative talent from across the globe as well as exhibits other crafty wares. There are also various workshops to get your teeth stuck into [...]
http://gty.im/623144530 This week’s pic is of the supermoon! The moon was 30% brighter, and 14% bigger than normal, and was the closest the moon has been to earth since 1948. Cloudy conditions meant that you were lucky to see the moon at it's fullest. [...]