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Building Skills For Starting School

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Frustrated by the word Why? Again and again.

Then turn it back on your child and ask,” Well, why do you think?

It promotes their thinking skills and opens up a discussion which builds your child’s communication skills needed for the school day.

 Would you like to learn more games, tips and tricks to help your child learn the skills needed for school?

 Do you want your child to have the physical skills and muscle tone to learn to write their name?

 Littlelifesteps session covers:

Physical skills of dressing, fine motor and gross motor, wiping own bottoms, blowing own nose.

Communication ,Listening skills, following instructions, turn taking, sharing ,co-operation.

Emotional development, coping with separation anxiety for child and parent.

School toileting and the underpants rules.

Head lice facts and myths

Steps for starting school

Importance of sleep

Healthy breakfasts and lunchboxes

By learning all these skills your child will be ready to concentrate on the academic skills when they start.



“I found the myths and details on headlice invaluable and talking to the other parents and realising we are experiencing the same emotions. Thank you ,very useful information”

“I needed help and tips on getting my son ready for school and got lots of tips and information, it was great”

Lots of resources available after via email.


28th January 2019 7 - 9.30pm