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What is ‘school readiness?’

We hear that term a lot – is your child school-ready? As a parent of a child starting school in September, I’m suddenly looking at him in a new way...

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...

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...

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...