Where can I download the Activity Sheets?
You can download the Activity Sheets from a dedicated section of the First News for Schools website, under ‘my account’. You will need to login to access these resources and these will also be emailed to you on Friday afternoon, to coincide with the delivery of your copies of the newspaper. All resources are available in a universal PDF format for use with all machines.
How can I register for the Activity Sheets?
- Visit https://schools.firstnews.co.uk/register/
- Input your unique Web ID (please see below for details on where to find this)
- Fill out your details and select a password
- Press submit and this will create your account.
Please note that there is no limit to the number of teachers who can register using your unique Web ID, we do however ask that you use a school email address where possible.
In future, to access the resources you will need to login here – www.firstnews.co.uk/login. Using your email address and password.
Where can I find my WEB ID?
You can find your Web ID on any correspondence you receive from us, including your welcome letter and above the address on your subscription packaging. If you are unsure of your Web ID please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01371 851 898.
Can I access all of the Activity Sheets?
Yes, as long as Activity Sheets are included in your subscription you will be able to view and download all of the Activity Sheets.
Are the Activity Sheets limited?
All of our Activity Sheets can be downloaded as many times as you like within the school. Registrations are also unlimited, so every teacher in the school can create their own account.
Can my pupils login from home?
No, pupils can not log in to access Activity Sheets from home. These are designed for teachers to access/print for pupils to be used.
If you want your pupils to be able to log in and access First News Education tools at home, we recommend you subscribe to our Literacy iHub which allows children to complete the activities at home or at school.
If you are interested in your pupils having First News delivered at home please visit subscribe.firstnews.co.uk.
Do you have any other resources available in addition to the Activity Sheets?
Yes, please click on the ‘Partner Resources and Competitions’ tab under ‘Learning Tools’ to browse our selection of free resources.