How teaching your child to peel a boiled egg can help with handwriting
Getting out of the house without leaving the sofa
Reading is an essential part of your child’s education. It’s an easy way to broaden vocabulary, improve creative writing and help a child to reach their academic potential. When children read, they pick up tips and ideas on how to write.
This week, I share the with you seven of the books my children have recommended for 7-11 year olds. All of them are great Christmas presents to put under the tree.
Is your child getting their fresh air fix?
Secrets of the 11+ and other entrance Exams - Part II (of II)
Psst! Come here. I want to let you into a secret.
The parents of those taking the 11+ and other such pressurised exams are often the ones who suffer the most.
But they shouldn’t! No-one should. Secretly, you may believe that you have it all under control ... but dear friend, for many people I know, this has been more stressful than they could have imagined.
If you are feeling anxious for your 10 year old, read on for my gems of wisdom and prepare to sail effortlessly through the process.