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Making the jump from primary to secondary school

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If your child is making the jump from primary school to secondary school, it's normal to feel excited for them – and also a little nervous!

We've got a few tips for things you can do over the holidays to help them get ready to start their new school – everything from helping first-day jitters by getting a bit of exercise, to playing on a calculator to see who can make the most words.  

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Last updated: 26 Oct, 2023