Helping Your Child Transition from Nursery to “Big School”

*Collaborate Post* Nursery is great for a child’s social and academic development, and it prepares them somewhat for “big school”. However, the transition can still feel quite intimidating to both the child and their parents, as it’s a huge milestone that will bring various changes. With that in mind, it’s important for parents to try and help their child feel more comfortable about the move to their new school, using the following tips from a nursery in North London. Make {Read More}

Getting ready for pre-school

I’ve thought for a few months now that Isabella is ready for pre-school and while we had a pre-school placement offer for January, I just didn’t have the time to sort out wrap around childcare in December so we agreed that she would start after Easter and do a couple of afternoons a week in a Rising 3 class before moving to five mornings a week in September. We are pleased that Isabella seems keen as she is an August {Read More}