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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...

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 ...

10 ways to let your child's imagination shine!

With the constant focus on tests and assessments it’s sometimes hard for children to have the chance to be imaginative and let their creativity shi...

5 ways to support your child once they start school

It’s a tough gig being a parent and it can get even tougher once they start school. All these questions start to whirl in our brains once school lo...