A free printable reading record that you can use with your child to encourage regular reading practise, perhaps as part of a summer reading scheme.
One simple trick is encouraging my kids to keep playing for longer, boosting creativity and helping siblings get along together better, with fewer squabbles over toys.
How to keep kids playing for longer
Here are ten simple water play ideas that you could try with your children. Water is one of the most simple sensory play materials, easy to set up, easy to clean up, and lots of fun for children to explore.
Ten ideas for simple play with water
Art journal ideas for kids to scrap book their summer
This easy kids fort for the backyard is a super space for kids to play in. It’s really easy and inexpensive to make, and is such a fun base for playing, relaxing and reading. Here’s how to make it, along with some extra ideas to fill it full of play and learning.
Easy kids fort for the backyard
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