Developing kids’ independence

Developing kids' independence

If you listen to my kids I am the only parent in the world who makes them do tasks around the house or do things for themselves! Of course I am aware that this is not the case, but sometimes I wonder am I doing the right thing. Our eldest child went to a Montessori preschool and I learnt a … [Read more...]

A fraction wall to help with equivalent fractions

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This week on the blog I will be featuring posts on the theme of supporting kids’ learning. You can read other posts in this series here: Supporting kids’ learning – study skills and prioritising Helping beginning readers Supporting young people who struggle with maths **********  A … [Read more...]

Supporting young people who struggle with maths

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This week on the blog I will be featuring posts on the theme of supporting kids’ learning. You can read other posts in this series here: Supporting kids’ learning – study skills and prioritising Helping beginning readers Today's post is by Anne Vize. Anne is an educational author and former … [Read more...]

Tips For New School Starters – Primary and Secondary

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As I mentioned in a recent post, 2014 holds lots of new things for our family with regards to school. Our youngest is starting school, our daughter in year five is changing schools and our second eldest is starting secondary school. It will be an exciting time for us. There will be some nerves … [Read more...]