The Homeschool Edit
It’s official. Most school kids won’t be going back to school just yet. But this doesn’t halt our ability to keep up with their studies. While we all brace ourselves for another bout of homeschool/remote learning/stress, we’ve an edit that may help to get you top parent points. And most importantly, make this round of homeschool that little bit better, easier, exciting and rewarding.
- Stickers. Loads of them. Meri Meri Reward Stickers from Kidly, £6.50
- Personalised Kids Star Reward Jar by CRAFTLY LTD from NotOnTheHighstreet.com, £25
- Keep a record. Journal their progress and feedback regularly to their teachers. We LOVE the selection from Papier. Fruit Stickers Notebook by Bodil Jane on Papier, from £14.99
- Set timed tasks to test their learning. Use your handy home automation buddy, it’ll save you from having to yell for their attention later. Try out the small but mighty Apple HomePod Mini, £99
- Pocket money. Older kids may appreciate this one more. We’d rather not call it bribery, but instead, incentivising them for their hard work. Try out one of the cool Pocket Money apps such as Go Henry. They’ve recently launched an eco card too!
- How about getting the whole family kitted out in matching shirts? No? We’ll you’ll have to create a rota so you don’t all clash wearing the Home S’Cool T Shirt, Annual Store, £18
- Anything with cute cats and or dogs, how about this totally smashing it notebook, Paperchase, £10
Get them involved in decorating their own learning space, LEGO® DOTS 41907 Desk Organiser set, Selfridges, £18
- Break up small bursts of learning with a fun activity. How about a spot of colouring in? We love everything about these crayons and all they stand for. Colour Me Kids Crayons, from Acorn and Pip, £4
- Encourage them to explore their emotions. Abrams & Chronicle Books Mindful Kids Cards, from Kidly, £11
- Be sure to order ample rewards for pupils and teachers too. A guilt free treat from Play in Choc, from £2.50
- The Happy Self Journal, £19.90
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