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Resources to support you and your child through periods of school transition

The transitions between Primary and Secondary school or KS3 and GCSE can be daunting, even for the most confident of children. In light of the C-19 pandemic and the changing situation in schools, we spoke to a range of subject teachers, experts, and authors about their ideas for supporting students and parents during this period.

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Ways into KS3: Transition in 2020

Placing oracy centre-stage, Helen Prince explores ways into KS3 that ensure kindness, build resilience and prepare our young people for the extra-ordinary times that lie ahead.

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Smoothing the transition to secondary school in a pandemic year

Year 7 form tutor and Second in Science, Sam Holyman shares her thoughts and suggestions to give new Year 7 students the best possible start in September.

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Available for KS3 (11-14), GCSE (14-16) and AS/A Level (16+)

Starting Secondary School checklist

Secondary School checklist

Have you got everything prepared for your first day? Our handy checklist makes sure that nothing is forgotten.

Startinmg Secondary School: A Parent's Guide

Starting Secondary School: A Parent's Guide

Packed with key information to help you and your child get ready for their first day back