It's always easy telling where we are in our calendar year just by one visit to the shops. It's all Back to school everything - making it that much harder to deny the reality that the festive season is winding down.
But denial will not delay the inevitable start to the school year which officially begins 15 January.
As always Parent24 has got you covered and here we provide a comprehensive list of articles you can read as you prepare your child for another successful year ahead.
Mental prep for you and your child
Here’s what you really need to make a smooth start to the year.
Advice from parents who've been through the motions of starting Big School.
Here's how you can help your shy child adjust to their new environment.
Turns out teachers don’t care about a child’s academic skills as much as they do about their behaviour. Here’s what they look for when kids start school.
Repeating a grade can feel like a slap in the face, but it’s really not the end of the world.
The 3Rs of Grade 1 for new parents. Pretty useful for other parents too!
There’s no way of avoiding some back-to-school expenses, a little planning and preparation will help to limit some of the financial stress.
It's that time of the year again, here are some healthy lunchbox ideas sans cold meats to get you into the swing of things as the kids head back to school.
A physiotherapist tells you what to look out for when choosing a good backpack.
Quick, healthy and yummy snacks to keep the kids happy when you're out and about.
Because aftercare shouldn’t be an afterthought.
Get organised for the year
We've made free monthly printables for 2020, a basic weekly scheduler, and a school holiday calendar for 2020 to help you organise your family's life.
Print our helpful little checklist to ensure some sweeter school mornings.