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The best educational shows for home schooling children
By Vicky at Galore Park
24 May
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, parents up and down the country and across the world are currently home schooling their children for the first time. This can be a daunting task, with pressure to keep the same structure that the children are used to at school. 
How can we keep our spirits high in these bizarre times?
By Chris Pearse
17 May
During this unprecedented time, it is important to keep our spirits high. This article attempts to draw out some positivity for coping with Covid-19 and the resulting lockdown. The blog focuses on how we can help the younger generations to navigate their way through the coming weeks, allowing them to emerge with better resilience and some happy memories of their time in isolation to pass on to future generations.
How to stop kids from getting bored at home
By Vicky at Galore Park
10 May
With businesses and schools currently, and quite suddenly, shut due to the Covid-19 outbreak, parents up and down the country are facing the challenge of home schooling their children - potentially for the first time. 
Tips for home learning in preparation for 13+ Common Entrance exams
By Elizabeth Holtom
06 May
Preparing for the 13+ school entrance exams at home? Elizabeth Holtom, author of Study Skills: Building the study skills needed for 13+ and beyond, has compiled her top tips and practical advice on how to revise for the 13+ remotely.
Clean up your home schooling with 11+ revision
By Sally Moon
01 May
With many parents and guardians home schooling their children whilst schools are closed due to the Coronavirus, Sally Moon share her advice and guidance on preparing for the 11+ entrance exam remotely and why you may now be considering entering your children for this exam.