Parenting

Free Mental Health Taster for Families this Summer – Shaw Mind

Teenagers and their parents are set to benefit from free mental health and wellbeing taster courses thanks to a partnership between Shaw Mind and Newark & Sherwood District Council. The East Midlands mental health and wellbeing charity and its associate trainer, Tana Macpherson-Smith from Clearminds Education, are offering one-hour taster sessions of their Monkey Wisdom …

How are GCSE results now calculated in 2020?

Parents guide – How GCSE results will be calculated due to Covid-19 Students this year face a nervous wait for their GCSE’S results this year after exams were cancelled. Coronavirus forced schools across the country to shut, with schools only expecting to reopen in September- leaving pupils worrying about how they will be graded for …

Three Great Craft Activities for Kids from Viking #AD #Gifted

We were gifted all the products needed to create the crafts from Viking. We also received a £20 Just eat voucher #AD #Gifted Finding activities to keep the kids entertained that don’t involve a games console or staring at television can be tough. At Viking, they have three great ideas to beat the boredom with crafty and creative ideas.  We …

Free Support For Parents During Lockdown – Helping families juggle work, school & play

Voluntary post to support families during lockdown. A new online initiative has been introduced to help families juggle work, school and play during the lockdown period with guidance from some of the country’s top experts in child psychology, diet and nutrition, and education. The Zoono Family Panel is a free online resource offering advice to …

FREE Educational Websites – Things to do when self isolating

Voluntary post – FREE online learning and activities. Corona virus is everywhere at the moment. The latest government advice is for families to self isolate for 14 days if someone in your household has a ‘new’ continuous cough and/or a fever. With schools on the brink of closure it seems parents are starting to worry …