Teaching Tips

7 Tips to Help Children Learn to Spell

September 14, 2019

Wondering how children learn to spell? Discover fun ideas for children to develop early spelling skills here. Read our top 7 tips to help kids learn to spell, watch the “Let’s Spell” video and download our free spelling and literacy resources. Spelling is a skill acquired over many years and can be improved with learning […]

Top 7 Back to School Tips  

September 1, 2019

Top 7 Back to School Tips Got the back to school jitters? After the summer holidays, the prospect of heading back to school can be a daunting prospect and children may feel nervous. From stationary shopping to finding cool math games and books for reluctant readers, you can find some top tips below to help […]

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How to Teach a Child to Write: 7 Fun and Easy Ways!

August 17, 2019

How to Teach a Child to Write Learning to write is an important and exciting part of childhood development that can later help to improve educational success. If you are wondering how to teach a child to write, check out our 7 fun and easy ways below where we tell you all about intriguing games, […]

Welcome to WordUnited’s Free Resources Hub!

August 4, 2019

Free Teaching Resources: Fun Worksheets for Kids & Teaching Ideas Here at WordUnited, we would like to welcome you to our brand new Free Resources Hub on! With 100s of free worksheets and teaching ideas added every month, we hope you will find inspiration to help children learn while having fun. You can explore our […]

7 Fun Summer Activities for Kids

July 28, 2019

Thinking about things to do with kids this summer? With warmer weather and quality time spent playing outdoors, the summer holidays present an excellent opportunity to explore fun summer activities for children. Below are 7 free summer activities for kids. 1. Summer Activities for Children: Colour Scavenger Hunt Come rain or shine, scavenger hunts are […]

Top 7 Outdoor Maths Activities for Kids

June 29, 2019

Fun Outdoor Maths Activities for Kids When children learn, it can be beneficial to use a variety of approaches. One such approach is to take the learning outside! Although appropriate for all times of the year, the summer months especially are an excellent opportunity to make use of the typically dry, warm weather and enjoy […]

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7 Simple and Easy Tips to Support Language Learning for Kids

June 2, 2019

The importance of language learning for kids When it comes to learning languages for kids, the sooner is better. Starting at the age of three, exposure can help children in a variety of ways. Studies by Harvard University suggest people who learn a second language at an early age grow up to become more creative, flexible, and […]

6 Benefits of Outdoor Play for Children

May 5, 2019

Getting outside and enjoying nature’s playground is a fun and important part of childhood. Outdoor play aids development and can help improve both mental and physical health. All year round, children can benefit from the fresh air and, in the summer months especially, vitamin D. Moreover, outdoor play can support the development of coordination skills, […]

Seven Tips to Help Your Child Learn at Home

April 19, 2019

Back to school? Busy lifestyle? Considering how to help your child learn at home? Children who receive support at home learn more at school and have a more positive attitude to learning. Here we list a few tips that are easy to fit within busy lifestyles to help children learn at home. 1. Learn about […]

Best Sensory Toys for Autism

April 1, 2019

When looking for the best sensory toys for autism, it is important to consider your child’s individual needs. Depending on their age, interests and developmental stage, there are plenty of fabulous toys for autistic children to choose from. In this blogpost, we will be discussing sensory and fidget toys that provide stimulation for the senses. […]

Fun & Educational Book Series for Children

February 15, 2019

Reading is a wonderful activity that can help children to develop a wide variety of skills. When reading a book, children absorb new vocabulary and learn how to concentrate for extended periods of time. Moreover, children’s educational book series provide a wealth of information about events, people and places around the world, whilst simultaneously expanding […]

Top Emotional Development Activities for Kids

February 9, 2019

As children grow, they experience a range of developmental milestones including physical, cognitive, social and emotional growth. There are various emotional development activities that can nurture and support children when developing in these areas. Below, you will find a range of activities to assist your child’s emotional development. Reading Reading is a wonderful activity to […]