Tooled Up Education

Moving from Nursery to Primary School: Tips for Getting Ready

When little children take big steps, it can be a time of anxiety for the whole family. In this video, we make sure that parents understand the key things to focus on when helping your child become “school-ready”. Hopefully, after watching, you will feel empowered, more confident and better able to support your little one.

Helping Your Child with Reading Comprehension

All of our children will have to undertake English comprehension tasks, the whole way through school. How can we ensure that they thrive in this area? What can we do at home to boost their comprehension skills? These quick tips can make a big difference.

5 Tips for Helping Your Child with Spelling Tests

When spellings come home from school, parents are expected to help their children learn them. What is the best way to do this? How can we make it both fun and effective? This video contains useful tips that parents may find useful.

Reading to Your Child

One of the major ways that parents can help their children thrive academically at school is to read to them, listen to them read and give them access to books. This video explains how important these activities are and how you can really help.


How can we help primary age children with their handwriting? Listen to our top tips here.