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Starting School - top tips

Starting primary school can cause all kinds of anxiety for children and parents.  

Having a good routine, going to bed at the same time and getting up at the same time will help. Helping your child to be independent, using the toilet by themselves, getting dressed by themselves, using a knife and fork are just as important as their learning journey in school.

If you want to help your child with their learning, communication is key, reading with your child has huge benefits.

Here are some links with information on how best to support your child leading up to their first days in school.






Family Support

If you would like help or support in your family, please get in touch we will be happy to offer practical help and guidance, or signpost you to other agencies who may be able to offer additional support.