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Re: Personally recommended tutors ?

Wonderful. Thank you so much, I shall contact them and see what they suggest.

Incidentally, I roped Daddy in to sit and do some maths this weekend, and it went well - so it must be just me she wont listen to ! :oops:

Still keen to have something lined up for the coming terms though. Thank you !
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by Bubs
Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:58 am

Re: Personally recommended tutors ?

I have tried that way (we have a nanny whilst Im at work so I've tried doing a bit when I get in). But honestly, and Im not proud of this, Im so frazzled from work & sleep deprivation I don't feel I have the patience to really get into the tricky stuff, and I don't want our relationship to suffer fr...
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by Bubs
Sat Mar 23, 2013 8:40 am

Tutoring, Yr 3 - recommendations ?

Hello, I'm considering a tutor for my daughter, age 7. She's doing well academically so initially this would be simply to get her into the habit of a structured 'homework' time. Maths is a strong point, and she reads very well (when she can be bothered / coerced). Writing could be a little tidier, a...
Forum: Schools
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by Bubs
Fri Mar 22, 2013 3:03 pm

Re: Personally recommended tutors ?

*sigh* I was rather expecting (though hoping it wouldn't happen) a reply like this. To re-iterate, I am not intending to take anything away from her play. She has a plentiful amount of that, and attends a very relaxed school. She's entirely chilled out, and non-competitive, as are we for her. I woul...
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by Bubs
Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:56 pm

Re: recommendation for toddler activities

Tumble Tots ?
A soft-play / gym based experience with an element of singing / circle time to teach a little focus & fun.
It was something I never tried with my first (girl) but have really enjoyed with my second (also a girl, far more boistorous !).
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by Bubs
Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:49 pm

Re: Are you happy with your highlights?

VERY !
Nightingale & Co on Queenstown Rd. Gorgeous, small salon, v friendly feel, very qualified and experienced stylists.
Feel very lucky to have found them, and would recommend them all (though Im currently with Sally).
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by Bubs
Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:36 pm

Personally recommended tutors ?

Hello, I'm considering a tutor for my daughter, age 7. She's doing well academically so initially this would be simply to get her into the habit of a structured 'homework' time. Maths is a strong point, and she reads very well (when she can be bothered / coerced). Writing could be a little tidier, a...
Replies: 9
by Bubs
Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:33 pm