Transitioning to a new school is a big step. Use our conversation prompts to inspire family chats about your children’s time at primary school and what they can look forward to as they move on to secondary.
Transition can be an anxiety-inducing time for children and parents, but it really doesn’t have to be. Listen to Dr Weston’s top five tips for parents, designed to ensure a successful transition from primary to secondary school.
This resource sums up some key points about children’s handwriting and signposts parents to resources that they might find useful.
If the process of learning times tables is fun, children are more likely to engage, memorise and learn. There are lots of tips in this resource to think about.
Understanding Primary to Secondary School Transition: What We Know and How We Can Make it Easier for Our Children
When children move from primary to secondary, a process of transition occurs which needs to be carefully managed. This resource will help you to understand transition better and provides tips to try and apply at home.
This resource summarises some of the most important tips that parents can adopt to give their children the very best chance to thrive at primary school.
When little children take big steps, it can be a time of anxiety for the whole family. In this video, we make sure that parents understand the key things to focus on when helping your child become “school-ready”. Hopefully, after watching, you will feel empowered, more confident and better able to support your little one.
When children move from primary to secondary school, a process of transition occurs which needs to be carefully managed. This video will help you understand transition better and provides tips to try and apply at home.
When spellings come home from school, parents are expected to help their children learn them. What is the best way to do this? How can we make it both fun and effective? This video contains useful tips that parents may find useful.
One of the major ways that parents can help their children thrive academically at school is to read to them, listen to them read and give them access to books. This video explains how important these activities are and how you can really help.