How to help children prepare for Secondary School during the holidays
As the school holidays begin in the UK, Georgina Masefield, Head of Akeley Wood School (from September 2017), shares top tips for how parents can help prepare children for the transition to Secondary School, starting now.
Most children will be a little apprehensive about starting a new school but they are naturally excited, too. It is important as a parent to acknowledge that your anxiety, however understandable, is yours. Do everything possible to make sure it’s not transferred to your child. It’s absolutely essential that you maintain a positive mind-set.
Fortunately, there is plenty you can do to help your child prepare – and it won’t involve ruining their holiday or yours.
You can read the full article, How Can Parents Help Their Children Prepare For Secondary School Over The Summer Holidays? on the HuffPost website.