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Transitioning from a Home Education Environment into a School Environment

Heading back into the school environment after being engaged in home education may seem like a daunting prospect – for both the child and the parent/s. This needn’t be the case and while your child’s future school will no doubt have some strategies and an orientation program, we have created an interactive and engaging Calendar …

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A Seven Day Times Tables Program for Primary School Children

Most adults remember learning their times tables by rote during their school days, and while this may still have a place in today’s learning for quick recall, it is also hugely important that children have an understanding of what multiplication is. This includes learning what it looks like (for example to physically make 3 groups …

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Interest Based Learning through Learning by Topic Frameworks

We all work better and learn more effectively when we are motivated, engaged and interested in the task at hand and Education Boutique’s Learning by Topic Frameworks support interest based and child lead learning. Education Boutique’s Learning by Topic Frameworks have been carefully and individually constructed to support learners of all different ages and abilities. …

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How to support your child with their reading

A commonly asked question we receive at Education Boutique is from parents wanting to know how they can best support their children with their reading. Please note the following tips should be adapted to suit your child’s age and reading ability. When reading to/with your child, stop periodically to check for understanding. Ask your child …

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