Archive for the ‘Reading’ Category

Is your child sitting SATs?

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Sitting exams is an inevitable fact of school life. The two key tests at Primary level are the Year 2 and Year 6 SATs. As a parent, it’s natural to worry about how your child might do. However, it’s important not to be over-anxious about them. Primary school can be a tough environment for our children anyway. […]

Is your child switched on to books?

Monday, June 1st, 2015

It seems as if children are permanently attached to their smartphones, computers or games consoles these days. When is there ever enough time to just sit with a book and read for pure pleasure? Interestingly enough, reading is trendy again! According to the National Literacy Trust, more children than ever are choosing to read in their spare […]