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Parenting: 5 Easy Ways To Improve Your Child’s Vocabulary

Building and expanding your child's vocabulary is extremely important, not only to allow them articulate their needs, but also to help build a solid foundation for success in education and beyond. As a parent there are so many simple ways you can help your child develop their vocab range everyday and the input from you… Continue reading Parenting: 5 Easy Ways To Improve Your Child’s Vocabulary

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Education: Drama- More Than Just A Performance

AD | The importance of drama and how it influences the whole curriculum is widely recognised. At many schools, children enjoy a weekly drama lesson. This allows children to see drama as an educational process and an opportunity to develop and build upon new skills rather than just rehearsing a script and ‘doing a play’.… Continue reading Education: Drama- More Than Just A Performance

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Helping Your Child Balance their School & Home Life

Parents often underestimate how stressed children can become because adulthood often feels worse in comparison. However, children have to juggle their roles as a child, student, sibling, friend etc. and it can become quite overwhelming for them at times. With that in mind, parents should help their children balance their busy schedule and help them… Continue reading Helping Your Child Balance their School & Home Life

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Parenting: Top Tips For A Smooth Sailing Morning Routine

Hitting the snooze button too many times, a mad hunt for missing school shoes, last minute lunch boxes - Does your school-morning routine go something like this? Trying to get your children to school on time can feel like a losing battle. However, by making a few simple changes to your current routine, you can… Continue reading Parenting: Top Tips For A Smooth Sailing Morning Routine

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What Is The Purpose Of School Uniform?

There are lots of reasons why students are obliged to wear uniform, in addition to creating an element of identity for the school. They show that the students are part of a greater whole, giving them a sense of belonging and pride. Most schools in the UK require their students to wear a uniform, including… Continue reading What Is The Purpose Of School Uniform?

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Exploring The Safe Use Of Technology With Your Child

As parents it can feel daunting to know how best to work and support your child to help keep them safe online.  A leading, Independent Preparatory School, in Kingston Upon Thames, gives the following advice when exploring safe use of technology with your child… The most effective way to get involved with your children and… Continue reading Exploring The Safe Use Of Technology With Your Child

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Top Tips For Helping Your Child With Science

Many parents, understandably, especially those who didn't pursue careers in science, may be apprehensive about helping their child with science. An Independent Prep School, that offers first class academic results, offers the following advice… You can future proof your child’s job of the future by fostering and nurturing a love of science, as careers with… Continue reading Top Tips For Helping Your Child With Science

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Helping Your Child Prepare For The School Bus

When it comes to your child’s first ride on the school bus, they may feel a little apprehensive – and so might you! By talking to your child about what to expect and getting them familiar with their new routine, you can help to make their journey more fun and exciting. If your child will… Continue reading Helping Your Child Prepare For The School Bus