Understanding Terms Used By Schools

When I was a Headteacher, I sat in one Governors meeting and started reading through my report to them about how the last term had gone.  I had spent hours on the report, it contained every bit of information they…

Make Exercise Fun For Your Kids

It is a sad fact that children today are becoming more and more overweight. With our society filled with technology and countless social media channels, it can be hard for your child to find the motivation to leave the house…

25 Hilarious Jokes For 5 Year Olds

Somehow I’ve managed to make it through to Day 10 of Blogtober17 with the lovely Hex Mum Plus One.  I was a bit worried about today’s prompt which was ‘jokes’ as I am not a great one for telling jokes.…

6 Inspiring Outdoor Learning Ideas

So Blogtober (run by the lovely Hex Mum Plus One) continues with Day 6’s prompt being ‘flowers’. In all honesty, I am not a flowers type girl – at all.  In fact I’m more likely to kill them off rather…

5 Best Educational Websites For Kids

We are onto Day 5 of Blogtober, run by the lovely Hex Mum Plus One, and today’s prompt is education.  As regular readers of The Newby Tribe will know, I write quite a lot about education, and feel passionately so…

Best Kids Advent Calendars

We are onto Day 4 of Blogtober, run by the lovely Hex Mum Plus One.  So far I’ve talked about our story so far, how we are considering fostering to adopt, and great learning ideas for car mad kids! Today’s…

7 Great Learning Ideas For Car Mad Kids

For Day 3 of Blogtober17, we are talking cars!  Little Sir is absolutely car mad. Actually, to clarify that, he is vehicle mad (oh and Star Wars mad, dinosaur mad and super hero mad – but I digress!)  Ever since…