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Maped Picnik

PACK A PERFECT PICNIK WITH MAPED HELIX

Head outdoors to celebrate National Picnik Week

Lockdown Activities

LOCKDOWN ACTIVITIES

Keep the littles ones entertained with these great activities

Homeschooling Tips from Maped Helix

HOMESCHOOLING TIPS FROM MAPED HELIX

Follow our tips for stress free homeschooling!

MAPED PRODUCT TESTER 2019 - EVIE

As Christmas is fast approaching, our helpful product testers have been reviewing our products just in time to add them to your wish list!

HOW TO WRAP CHRISTMAS PRESENTS WITH MAPED HELIX

We’ve put together an easy-to-follow guide to gift wrapping, complete with handy tips to wrap even the most awkward-shaped presents

Christmas Cards

HOW TO MAKE CHRISTMAS CARDS

Follow our simple guide to create your own homemade Christmas cards



MAPED PRODUCT TESTER 2019 - LIBBY

As Christmas is fast approaching, our helpful product testers have been reviewing our products just in time to add them to your wish list!

Xmas Decs

HOW TO MAKE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS

Follow our simple guide to create your own homemade Christmas decorations

MAPED COLOR'PEPS TESTERS 2019 - HARRY & OLIVIA

As Christmas is fast approaching, our helpful product testers have been reviewing the Maped Color’Peps range just in time to add them to your wish list!

Autumn Halloween activities

GET CRAFTY THIS AUTUMN WITH MAPED CREATIV

With October half term fast approaching it’s the perfect time to keep little hands busy while celebrating all things autumn.  

NSW 2020

MAPED HELIX ANNOUNCED AS SPONSOR FOR NATIONAL STATIONERY WEEK 2020

Maped Helix is adding to its proud history by announcing its sponsorship for National Stationery Week  2020.

graffiti wall

MAPED HELIX GRAFFITI DESIGN BY STOURBRIDGE COLLEGE PUPILS

Maped Helix teamed up with Stourbridge College in a project which tasked pupils with designing an eye-catching masterpiece to display at its headquarters in Kingswinford.

Prepare for University with Maped Helix

PREPARE FOR UNIVERSITY WITH MAPED HELIX

Follow our simple tips to help you ease into University life

Back to School Product Testers

VOTE FOR THE NEXT BACK TO SCHOOL TESTER!

Vote for the first ever Back to School tester by choosing from our brilliant selection of entries

get your children back to school ready

GET YOUR CHILDREN BACK TO SCHOOL READY

Get ready for the new term with our helpful back to school guide 

National Stationery Week Blog

PENCIL US IN FOR NATIONAL STATIONERY WEEK

With National Stationery Week on the horizon, what better time than to celebrate all things stationery!

Color'Peps colouring range ryman

MAPED EXTENDS ITS POPULAR COLOR'PEPS RANGE

Maped has extended its popular Color'peps collection to now include a range of innovative new colouring products for 2019.

Helix Oxford Back to School Checklist

TICK OFF YOUR BACK TO SCHOOL CHECKLIST WITH MAPED HELIX

Here is our top ten favourite Back to School stationery equipment list.

Back to School for Teachers

BACK TO SCHOOL FOR TEACHERS

Here’s our list of teacher equipment essentials, to ensure you are all set for September.

Helpful handouts for teachers

HELPFUL HANDOUTS FOR TEACHERS

Perfect for playtime on a rainy day our downloadable schools activity sheet is both fun and educational 

Helix Oxford Pen and Ruler

WHAT DO WE REALLY TAKE AWAY FROM SCHOOL WITH US?

Maped Helix has been synonymous with the stationery world for over 130 years and commissioned the study as part of its Back to School campaign. 

WHAT DO WE REALLY TAKE AWAY FROM SCHOOL WITH US?

Maped Helix has been synonymous with the stationery world for over 130 years and commissioned the study as part of its Back to School campaign. Our infographic shows some of the results from this study, which asked 1,000 people, from across the UK, what do we really take away from school with us?

Charity-Donation

WE TEAMED UP WITH COMMUNITY TOY BANK AND BEYOND

We sent 175 filled pencils to the Community Toy Bank and Beyond team to help children perform to their highest ability in the classroom

First day of school tips

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL TIPS

Sending kids to school for the first time is a major milestone. Follow our simple steps to ensure a smooth transition.

Homework help tips

SIX HOMEWORK HELP SOLUTIONS

We have created a checklist with some helpful solutions to try and help make that homework conundrum a little bit easier.

Ensure Exams are a Doddle

ENSURE EXAMS ARE A DODDLE

We are often left feeling helpless when it comes to seeing our children take on exams, however there are some ways we can reduce the stress and ensure they are as prepared as possible

 

WHAT DOES YOUR HANDWRITING SAY ABOUT YOU?

Try out our special handwriting activity to see whether your handwriting matches your personality!