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  • Living in lockdown – with teens

    Here are 20 things to do that might encourage your teenagers to get out of bed by midday – or at the very least by nightfall (fingers crossed).

  • Fun photography activities

    Looking for something different to do with the kids this half term? Surrey-based photographer Siân Tyrell has come up with these photography project ideas.

  • TASIS – The American School in England, Thorpe

    Set on a sprawling campus in Thorpe, Surrey, this American and international school has super welcoming feel and a great sense of community. Impressive results, too - across the board.

  • Parkside School, Cobham

    A small all-boys prep school, on a big site with a community vibe that really stands out. It punches way above its weight both academically and on the sporting pitch, and has been making waves in music and drama too. Impressive.

  • 12 tips for home schooling

    Where to start? Here are our top tips from creating the right environment to useful resources for home schooling. Good luck!

  • Frensham Heights School, near Farnham

    A modern and forward-thinking school near Farnham offering a child-centred, holistic education where individuality is celebrated. Impressed!

  • Open Days: 8 top tips

    Looked around a school and still can't judge if it suits your child? Jacky Shackel, head of prep at Lingfield College, gives her tips on what to see, do and ask.

  • Acting up

    The benefits of drama go way beyond preparing kids for celeb land - here are 7 reasons to get your child to stage school.

  • Kid’s play at Little Street

    Take your little one to Little Street and let them get lost in this wonderful world of make-believe safe in the knowledge it's also good for their learning and development. Winning!

  • Rowan Prep School, Claygate

    A caring, family-focussed girls prep school and nursery in Claygate, with an empowering 'can-do' ethos and excellent academic results.

  • Easter activities SORTED!

    Are you in Half-Term recovery mode? Now the kids are back at school (praise be), plan for an easier Easter with Barracudas Activity Day Camps – I reckon your ankle-biters will love it.

  • Your ultimate Autumn Walks guide

    Grab your kids, your besties, your dog and anyone else who is free to join you on our first Autumn Walks initiative with Joules - and win coats and wellies for the whole family!

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    Back-to-school essentials

    Holidays nearly over? Oh, what a *shame*! Sort your kids with our pick of everything they need for the new school term - and then it's a party round at mine.

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