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Listening games: Everything you can do with them for learning

Many activities can help a child learn how to listen properly. But listening games can make learning a true adventure. Discover interactive activities that can capture young minds and foster skills necessary for language development and social engagement.

8 gross motor skills activities for kids

All children develop their gross motor skills at a different pace, but there are also things we can do to encourage them. Discover fun activities that can support their development.

Life advice for single parents (and their supporters)

Is it possible to be happy as a single parent? Absolutely! That’s according to single […]

How to Raise Confident Children, with Sarah Ockwell-Smith

As parents, we want to try and do all we can to ensure our children […]

11 Hand-Eye Coordination Activities

When it comes to hand-eye coordination activities, you can never start too young. Here’s 11 fun ways to engage your child and support their development at the same time.

A guide to letter formation

Do the write thing: How kids learn to write and how to help them do […]

How children learn to read

Reading to your child from an early age will instil a love of reading and […]

10 tips for parents of fussy eaters

When it comes to fussy eating, there is no one size fits all solution, and you will need to see what works best for your particular child’s needs, but here are ten tips for you to try.

Preparing for school: Applying for a place

In the final part of our series on preparing for school, we look at the application process.

Preparing for School: Academic readiness

In the second part of our series on ‘preparing for school’ we look at academic […]

Preparing for school: Emotional readiness and independence

Children feeling emotionally prepared for the transition to ‘big school’ is the most important aspect of school readiness. It is completely normal for both you and your child to experience a range of emotions…

4 ways to prepare your child for school

Help your child to feel confident and secure about their transition to school.