Teaching Tips

Top 10 Art Activities for Kids

February 3, 2019

Art activities for kids are excellent for nurturing your child’s creativity. They can provide hours of fun, alongside being merged with other areas of learning, such as Drama, Maths, Geography and Science. Not only this, but they can also assist in developing fine motor skills, observational skills and creativity. Below are 10 fun-packed art activities […]

A Guide to the Best Educational Toys for Toddlers

January 23, 2019

Between the ages of 12 and 36 months, toddlers are developing numerous skills. These abilities can be nurtured and developed with a variety of educational toys for toddlers, of which will be explained below. Learning at this age is typically play-based, so it is important to choose toys that are both fun and educational for […]

Inspiring Ideas to Make Playing and Learning Fun this Autumn

November 1, 2018

Nature in Autumn is a wonderful sensory playground bursting of opportunities to have lots of fun learning and playing outdoors and indoors! Autumn Treasure Hunt From leaves and twigs to bark and conkers, children can create a magical autumn collection to remember. For younger children, you can use some of the collected items to create […]

Let’s Read Series: The Fun and Easy Way to Learn Reading

July 3, 2018

Two of the key skills required for learning to phonetically read are phoneme recognition and blending. Children who struggle with these early reading skills are likely to fall behind in literacy. There is a shortage in resources that are specifically designed to support children with diverse learning needs. To address this, WordUnited has created the […]

10 Fun and Easy Ways to Help Your Child Learn the Alphabet!

July 2, 2018

You can easily help you child recognise, read and write the alphabet. You will not be stuck for ideas once you go through this list! 1) Letter Spotting While going out and about, point at real-life letters you can spot everywhere, from car plates and shop signs, to street names and restaurant menus! This activity also […]

Fun Literacy, Numeracy and Language Learning Kits

July 2, 2018

WordUnited, an independent UK publisher, has developed kits for early learning of multiple foreign languages, regardless of the native tongue. Teacher Miss Caroline Kirby has used the learning kits in her classroom for the last few months and says the children really love the bright, colourful and clear flashcard kits. Caroline Kirby has worked as […]