Going to School – Parent Tips!

Tips for parents when the kids start school

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Sometimes it seems like that first day of school is more scary for the parents than the child! Uniforms, stationery, bags, getting them to school on time, hoping they make nice friends – there’s lots to think about!

So try and help a tiny bit, we’ve tracked down a bunch of parents who’ve been through it before to find out which tips they wish they’d been told to make that first day go a little easier.

Press play to listen below!

Ready for School: Parent Tip #1 Ready for School: Parent Tip #2
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Ready for School: Parent Tip #3
Ready for School: Parent Tip #4
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Ready for School: Parent Tip #5 Ready for School: Parent Tip #6
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Ready for School: Parent Tip #7 Ready for School: Parent Tip #8
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Ready for School: Parent Tip #9  
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ready-school-magsTo help give your child the best start for school, there’s also a whole bunch of great magazines worth checking out.

As well as starring children’s favourite characters, they are packed full of activities, worksheets and stories designed to help your kids get to grips with their first official year of learning!

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