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3 Ways you can use paper bags for back to school

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Paper bags are extremely useful for many different reasons. For starters, the use of paper instead of plastic helps slow down the amount of plastic that is cycling around the planet. Encouraging the use of paper bags also gives our children the knowledge on renewable sources and reducing their

Are you cut out for the challenge of a career in medicine?

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One thing is for certain: choose to undertake a degree in medicine and no one will ever accuse you of taking the easy option. As any qualified doctor will attest, being a medical student involves more hard work and dedication than anything school or college can throw at you.

Fun Mother-Daughter Bonding Activities Worth Doing

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As a mother, you have to maintain and improve your relationship with your daughter while she is growing up. Making your daughter feel your presence as her parent, guardian, and best friend is the most vital part of raising a child. Even when there’s no special occasion, it is

4 Easy Ways to Pick the Right Books for Younger Children

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As we grow older, we develop our own interests in books and don’t need anyone to pick out books on our behalf. Unfortunately, children aren’t so lucky. If your kids are still building their reading skills, they may be unaware of what else is out there. It’s important to

Can You Make Poetry More Appealing to GCSE Students?

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It’s fair to say that most GCSE students don’t enjoy studying poetry. In fact, very few of us ever read poetry in our spare time, so it can be tough to suddenly find yourself faced with the prospect of analysing and discussing it. However, poetry is certainly something your

Education in Surrey – top schools

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Surrey is a home county in the South East England. Known for the picturesque location and the scenic beauty, Surrey offers a number of options to choose for the education of your child. There are various schools and universities in Surrey that has an excellent academic record and offer

Would You Send Your Children To A Private School?

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One of the most important decisions that a parent has to make about their child is what kind of school to send them to. This decision is crucial for shaping a child’s talents, skills, abilities, academic performance and even their personality to an extent. Choosing the best school for

GCSE Essays: How to Increase Your Child’s Skills

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Maybe your child has memorized every line of their textbooks – sometimes, that’s not enough. GCSE exams aren’t just about knowing the material. In many subjects, particularly the humanities, you also need to demonstrate an ability to make an argument and present your knowledge in a well-structured essay.

Is there room for improvement when it comes to playground safety?

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Playgrounds are a key part of growing up, they’re the hub of playtime, exploring risk and making memories that will last for ever. But what happens when the risk becomes too much? Retailers of lawn top dressing and play bark, Compost Direct, investigate playground safety below:

The benefits of private schooling; from the parent’s perspective

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Every parent has to go through a tough time in deciding the ideal school for their child. While there are a number of options to choose from, there are many parents who prefer a private school over a Government school. Parents tend to scout for schools and carry out