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Parenting advice for mums and dads of school aged children – all about helping your child deal with school challenges and difficulties, and raising a healthy child.


Your Secret Stock of School Supplies

A secret supply of stationery and other items for school life is absolutely essential when ...
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Preload your Spreads Sandwich Fillers

Preload Your Spreads For Sandwich Fillers

Hack, slice & go! This great Lunchtime Hax from Jax Hamilton and Best Foods makes ...
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Addition facts and learning games

Addition worksheets and games can help children learn mathematical concepts of adding up - and ...
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Latest in school

At-home learning

Need a few new ways to encourage learning in your home? We’ve put together a great range of online and at-home resources to aid their growing education.

Check out some of our most popular resources and find printable math and spelling activities, watch some fun videos, find online resources for curious kids and more in our online learning hub.

2021 school terms

Don’t get caught out during the 2021 school year, stay on top of the school terms with the below guide. You can also see more dates (including school holidays and public holidays) with our handy calendar.

🎓 Term one

Term one starts Monday 1st February (at the earliest) and ends Friday 16th April

🎓 Term two

Term two starts Monday 3rd May and ends Friday 9th July

🎓 Term three

Term three starts Monday 26th July and ends 1st October

🎓 Term four

Term four starts Monday 18th October and ends no later than Monday 20th December (ask your school for confirmed end date)

School support

Help the kids make the most of their time in the classroom in 2021 🎓

In our school zones, you’ll find information to help make the school day easier along with at-home learning resources to help them with their homework, lunch box recipes, and more. Click through some of our top school zones below and support local businesses by searching for products and services in our directory.

Lunchbox ideas


10 Ways to Add Flavour to the Lunchbox

Kids can get bored of the same school lunches over and over again, so colour ...
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8 great lunchbox snack ideas

Lunchbox snacks need to be healthy, tasty and adhere to school guidelines. Find out how ...
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5 Fantastic Sandwich Alternatives For The Lunch Box

It's easy to fall into a groove when packing lunches every day. Avoid sandwich saturation ...
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Printable worksheets

Behaviour & development