School days





A child's fifth birthday marks a huge milestone. For most of us it's when we take our first tentative steps into what will be years of formal education.

We've compiled a few tips that should make the transition to school as easy as 
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  • Get your little one off on the right track by playing bingo with some simple basic words, and maths equations.  Simply print off the downloadable PDF sheets, attach to cardboard, cut out and get playing!
  • While you're in the crafty mood, use our tips to make a chart to help make the morning rush a little less chaotic.
  • We have the OHbaby! team's top five books for children about to start school.
  • A new entrant teacher with over 15 years experience gives us her list of things she wishes parents knew when their kids start school.
  • Plus, advice on packing healthy lunches that actually get eaten!
  • Think inside the toy box: boosting your child's learning potential
    Think inside the toy box: boosting your child's learning potential
  • Back to school safety tips
    Back to school safety tips
  • Best back-to-school apps
    Best back-to-school apps
  • Five fabulous pencil case fillers
    Five fabulous pencil case fillers
  • Is your child ready for school
    Is your child ready for school
  • 10 starting school tips from a mum
    10 starting school tips from a mum
  • What teachers want parents to know
    What teachers want parents to know
  • Lunchboxes with Love Notes
    Lunchboxes with Love Notes
  • Capturing First Day Memories
    Capturing First Day Memories
  • Conversation Starters
    Conversation Starters
  • Tips for schoolbag shopping
    Tips for schoolbag shopping
  • Encouraging Handwriting
    Encouraging Handwriting
  • Starting School 101
    Starting School 101
  • Off to school
    Off to school
  • Healthy lunchbox tips from a nutritionist
    Healthy lunchbox tips from a nutritionist
  • A lesson for parents
    A lesson for parents
  • Downloadable Bingo
    Downloadable Bingo
  • Books for starting school
    Books for starting school



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