Parenting

Parenting

Our experts are here to offer help and advice on parenting. When you have children there is no operations manual, no instruction booklet! All children are different so therefore, as being a parent or teacher, you need to adapt, sometimes very quickly to changes in behaviour. This section of Wallsend Online is here to help you. 

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Bringing Children Up in Wallsend – A Mother’s View

Bringing Children Up in Wallsend – A Mother’s View

There is an old African proverb “it takes a village to raise a child” well I would say this also applies to Wallsend. I brought my two children up in Howdon and it was, without doubt, easier because of family nearby. I had a 15 months age gap between my...

Last day. You Have Survived

Last day. You Have Survived

Well done, you have survived half term Just today to get through. If you want a quiet day to end the week you could try letting your child be a reporter for the...

Surviving half term. Day 4

Surviving half term. Day 4

I bet you have all played OXO. This one is OXO with a twist. You don’t need a pen and paper but can play it on a large scale using...

Last Day

Last Day

Here is my last game to enjoy on your final day of half term. I hope you have had fun and tried some of the suggestions. Don’t forget to upload any photos or comments about this...

Surviving half term. Day 3

Surviving half term. Day 3

It’s all in the Rhythm. Here’s a fun activity with an bit of maths in. You will need a skipping rope. Get your child to recite their times tables in time to skipping. You could make it a competition or set a reward for getting to a certain...

Surviving half term. Day 3

Surviving half term. Day 3

Halfway there… If you can get out to one of Wallsend’s parks or area where your children can play with friends. There are lots of games they can still play safely. Try sledging or try playing Social Distance...