Tuesday, 31 January 2017

A very useful resource for parents and teachers alike - You Know Your Child Is Gifted When . . . eBook



"You know your child is gifted when . . . your 5-year-old gives you permission to use the dictionary during Scrabble. Or your 8-year-old solves your computer problems. Parenting a gifted child can be a mixed blessing. It helps to know what to look for, what to expect, and what other parents have experienced. This lighthearted introduction to life with a gifted child is a great place to start."

Sunday, 15 January 2017

10 Steps for Parents and Kids to Tame the Worry Monster


Do you have a child who worries or is anxious?
The beginning of a new school year can be a time when some children feel worried and may be anxious about returning to (or beginning) school. This article provides some practical tips to help battle the Worry Monster.
10 Steps for Parents and Kids to Tame the Worry Monster

Looking for some reading suggestions? 31 great books for students, chosen by students!

Are you looking for some reading inspiration? Here's a great list of suggestions to read your way through. 
Feel free to share your own reviews of these books with Mrs Bassett @ meghan.bassett@syd.catholic.edu.au