Posts by Monique Lombardo

How To Ace Your Writing Skills

Writing is often seen as the hardest key learning area. All sorts of things go through your head, and you start asking yourself: Where do I start? What do I write? Does it make sense? How do I write? We hear these questions all the time when new students are asked to write an essay.…

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How To Prepare For NAPLAN in Year 5

As children get older, the way they learn and retain information changes. There’s no ‘one size fits all’ learning style and primary school is the best time to test each style to determine which one works best for your child. NAPLAN begins in Year 3, and students sit their second NAPLAN test which means they’re…

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5 Tips for Balancing Work, Children and Life

I think it is safe to say you would much rather be anywhere but work on most days. After coming home from a long day where your boss has been barking orders, the first thing you want to do is take your shoes off and just relax. Well that is what we dream of… Add…

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How To Help Your Children Cope With The Year 7 Workload

Starting year 7 is like a mixed bag of lollies. Each day is always different and you never know what kind of emotions your children are going to feel with any given situation! From nervousness, to excitement and confusion — starting a new grade, let alone one in a new environment, with new procedures, new…

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How to help your child catch up in reading and comprehension

Reading is one of the most important skills a child can learn at a young age. It’s fundamental in all subjects such as maths, science and geography! Helping your child with reading and comprehension can be a difficult task because there are so many different analytical factors that come into play. Not only are they…

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