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 Parents’ Evening Tips For NQTs

Aside from the big task of learning how to teach, how a new school runs and the expectations of being an NQT, the other BIG and sometimes terrifying moment is your first Parents’ Evening.  I remember mine vividly!  It can…

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…

Fostering to Adopt : What Does It Mean?

So, if you have had a quick read of Day 1 of Blogtober, you’ll have an idea about today’s post. Day 2’s prompt is ‘Babies’.  As I’ve mentioned before (in fact in pretty much every post about my little tribe),…

Kids Hate Maths? Are We Really Blaming …

Recently I came across an article called ‘6 Reasons Kids Hate Maths – And What You Can Do About It’ over on The School Run. In all honesty, I rarely read articles like this because they always feel far too…

The Newby Tribe – Our Story : Blogtober17

Welcome to my first post in the month of Blogtober run by Hex Mum Plus 1! Yep, you read that right! Throughout the month of October, bloggers across the UK (and probably beyond) are taking part in a daily blog post,…