Children’s librarian Greta Paterson shares her 5 top tips for choosing books for 3–7 year olds.
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Parents’ evenings are a very important part of the relationship you develop with your child’s school and teacher. Find out how to get the most out of them.
It might seem strange to spell the same word differently. Is it -ise or -ize at the end? Which is right? Is it American or English? Find out here!
Coming up with a great story idea can be tricky, so we’ve gathered together four fun activities to inspire your child’s creative writing as we celebrate creativity and imagination this September.
From island adventures to stories about twin detectives, here’s our list of favourite children’s books to read this summer.
Louise Pennington shows us her top five maths games, including ‘Bunny rabbit ears’ and ‘What’s in the bag?’, to help your child practise their number facts.
Win copies of The Earth’s Immense Oceans, packed full of clear and entertaining explanations. Suitable for children aged 9+ (May 2023)
Advice for parents and carers on how you can help make your child’s KS2 SATs revision fun (yes, really).
Advice for parents on how your child can best prepare for KS2 SATs, including lots of revision tips and ideas.
Advice about how you can help your child to do their very best in the KS2 national tests, and how the assessments can be approached so that they’re a positive experience for everyone involved.
As March marks both Women’s History month and International Women’s Day, we’ve put together a list of our favourite reads which feature strong and inspirational female lead characters.
Building confidence in maths early on will pay back many times over. Get tips for developing your child’s mental arithmetic skills.