Weekend Challenge: Homemade Candles

Inspired by a recent visit to my son’s school, where I helped to recycle candles and make gifts for the school’s Christmas market, our SparkHub Weekend Challenge for this week offers you some great ideas on how to make your own fancy candle creations at home. Of course these candles make […]

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Volunteering: Helping out in class

Have you ever thought about getting involved in your children’s school and volunteering your time to help in their classroom? When I was a kid, my mum came to help out in my classroom now and then, but especially around Christmas time. How could I possibly forget that epic year, when […]

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My Inspiration: Sir Ken Robinson

The original “spark” that lead to SparkHub can trace its origins to a  TEDTalk given by Sir Ken Robinson, back in 2006, entitled “Do Schools Kill Creativity”. It was that talk — still holding a record of being one of the most watched TedTalks — that made me decide to […]

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Inspired Learning: Starts here!

New Look SparkHub – Coming soon! So much has happened in the last few months at SparkHub HQ and there will be even more exciting things happening in the coming weeks! As you know, we are currently in our “alpha” stage, in other words our “trial” stage. So far we […]

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Weekend Challenge: In the garden

This week we want to encourage you outdoors, to enjoy the wonders of autumn and make the most of what is in your back garden, local park or woods. Dress for the weather as a little bit of rain shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the colours and forms this season gives. […]

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weekend CHALLENGE: Leaf Art

Autumn is such a colourful time of the year, as the trees turn from green to all shades of orange, brown and yellow. For this week’s SparkHub Weekend Challenge we have selected some great videos to inspire you, with designs you can make at home using mother nature’s own crafting […]

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