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How to keep children safe online?

I know that technology is and is going to be a major part of my children’s lives and keeping them safe and teaching my children how to be safe onli...

Great games to help improve children’s spelling

Hundreds of years ago there were no rules about how things were spelt – you just spelt words how you wanted! Nowadays spellings are very much set i...

A little bit about Little Writing Company

In honour of Small Business Saturday I thought I'd write a short blog post all about my small business and what our mission is. I hope you enjoy fi...

Frequently Asked Questions...

I started Little Writing Company more than a year ago and I sometimes have to pinch myself over the support I’ve had. People often direct message m...

Questions to ask when your child is reading

Reading with your child is one of the most important ways you can support your child’s learning. Reading helps a child’s imagination, understanding...

Is there too much pressure on children?

Recently I had a conversation with a friend about how teaching has changed since we both qualified more than 10 years ago. More testing – tick, mor...

Do Children Need Homework?

This is a hot topic in this week’s news and I’m sure it is a hot topic in most households that have school-aged children. Do children get too much ...

30 great story writing titles for children

Sometimes children can find it hard to come up with ideas for stories, giving them a title idea can help get their creativity flowing.   The Broken...

Interview with author Julie Edwards

Julie Edwards, author of the wonderful children's book 'The Secret of the Great White Waterfall,' has kindly answered questions about her book and ...