Back to school! All you need to know
The summer holidays are over and it's back to school. Here is a comprehensive list of articles you can read as you prepare your child for another successful year ahead.
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Starting Grade 1

The 3Rs of Grade 1 for new parents. Pretty useful for other parents too! 

Child not registered at a school yet? Here’s what to do 

If you haven’t yet managed to get your child into a school for 2016, you urgently need to make a plan.

New school blues 

How long do you let your child be unhappy before you decide to make a change? This single dad of three considers the options.

From one Grade 1 parent to another

Advice from parents who've been through the motions of starting Big School.

Tips for a good school backpack 

A physiotherapist tells you what to look out for when choosing a good backpack. 

Is your child's school bag too heavy?

Protect your child from back pain with these simple steps. 

Must-have on-the-go snacks 

Quick, healthy and yummy snacks to keep the kids happy when you're out and about.

10 things you need to ask about your child’s after-school care 

Because aftercare shouldn’t be an afterthought. 

Get organised for the year

We've made free monthly printables for 2019, a basic weekly scheduler, and a school holiday calendar for 2019 (and 2020 too!) to help you organise your family's life. 

Free monthly calendar printables

Basic weekly schedule printable

2019 school holiday calendar

2020 school holiday calendar

Check out our Back to school hub for more.

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