How to Deal with Back to School Blues?

How to Deal with Back to School Blues?

The beginning of the school year can be overwhelming for many students and their families. If your child is feeling the ‘back to school blues’, here are some great tips from an independent school in Surrey to help them cope… Create a new routine If your child has been enjoying late nights over the summer […]

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Top Tips for Teaching Your Kids Maths

Top Tips for Teaching Your Kids Maths

Many children find maths a difficult subject and seek additional support. Even if your maths skills aren’t particularly strong, there are many ways you can help your child to develop their mathematics skills at home. Here are six top tips from The Mall School to help you get started… Make it fun Incorporate maths into […]

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Helping Your Child Become More Confident

Some children are naturally confident and enjoy talking to others and making friends, whereas others suffer from shyness and may find a school environment incredibly difficult. Fortunately, this is something that parents can help their children to overcome, using a few simple techniques. Read on for some great tips on how you can help your […]

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Why is Pastoral Care so Important in Schools?

Why is Pastoral Care so Important in Schools?

Pastoral care is put in place by schools to ensure the physical and emotional welfare of each student, as well as provide a supportive atmosphere to the whole school community. Responsibility for pastoral care is shared between school staff, teachers and students. In order to facilitate an effective pastoral care programme, a whole school ethos […]

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Relieve Stress By Altering Your Diet

Relieve Stress By Altering Your Diet

Did you know that stress is caused by a chemical reaction happening inside your body? I won’t go into the technical details as this isn’t a science lesson, but it’s all about specific hormones being released. When these hormones are released in large quantities, our brain tells our body to act stressed. So, we feel […]

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Why Reading is So Important for Children

Reading is one of the first things children learn to do when they start school. It’s a crucial skill that offers a variety of benefits. For instance, it helps us to learn new vocabulary and expand our general knowledge on different topics, while also being a great way to wind down and have fun. If […]

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