From island adventures to stories about twin detectives, here’s our list of favourite children’s books to read this summer.
Blog posts for: Age 8-9
Advice and guidance on how to start talking to your child or children about climate change at home, with practical ideas and suggestions.
Win copies of 12 books this Christmas in our festive give away (December 2021)
Avoid the Christmas holiday slump with our top tips for keeping you and your family active over the festive season.
Win a copy of Mickey and the Missing Spy, for an interactive book ideal for budding spies aged 7+ (November 2021)
Looking for fun things to do with the kids this half-term? We’ve created a list of easy crafts, Halloween games and more.
Win a copy of Pippi Longstocking (gift edition) for you and a friend, and enjoy this beautifully illustrated story (October 2021)
Win copies of a Roald Dahl book bundle, to broaden vocabulary and have fun with language (September 2021)
There are so many reasons to read with your children, this summer holiday and beyond. Read Mary Hamley’s tips on how to encourage a daily reading habit.
Get involved with National Numeracy Day 2021 and help your child’s confidence grow, with our top tips and free maths activities.
Win a copy of Mickey and the Trouble with Moles, a perfect read for budding spies and sure to stretch their problem-solving skills! (May 2021)
What can we do to help our children to make progress over the term ahead? James Clements shares his tips to help boost skills and knowledge.