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Parents in Touch is an information, education and resources website for parents (including home educators) and teachers. We help with many aspects of education and parenting, including the provision of over 7500 worksheets to help your child. We also review the best of current children’s books and child and family related products, and keep you updated on educational news and developments.

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REVIEW: Geogo! Board Game from Oaka Books

Geogo! is an educational map reading board game in association with Ordnance Survey aimed at key stage 3. The aim of the game is to collect 6 different skill award counters before any other player and then return to one of the two O.S. HQ’s found on the corners of the board. Inside the box you get: one playing board, 4 x counters, 2x dice, 4 x 10 skill award cards, 2 x double sided O.S. map inserts, 2 x O.S. 50,000 scale map extracts, 2 x 25,000 scale map extracts, 1 x 1:50,000 legend, 1 x 1:25,000 legend, 60

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REVIEW: Jungle Speed Game – Board Game Club Blogger

A slightly different game for us from the Board Game Blogger Club this month! Jungle Speed is a fairly fast-paced card based game which is suitable for the whole family from around 7 years and above. In the box you get 70 playing cards, one rule book, a totem and a bag for storage. Each of the 70 cards has a pattern on; there are 15 different patterns (each one shown in yellow, red, green and blue)and there are also 8 special cards (4 of each type). The aim of the game is to be the first player to get

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REVIEW: Schleich Dinosaurs Set with Cave 41461 & 41455

Dino Cave Set 41461 The Schelich Dinosaurs Dino Set with Cave comes with one cave, three dinosaurs and a skull. The cave stands at around 20cm high and 35cm wide, the front part of the cave is made from a column and a large rock that balances on top. Stop unwanted visitors getting in to your cave by keeping a look out and giving the top rock a quick nudge to send it tumbling to the ground and knocking both the column and the unsuspecting intruder over! Another clever feature is that the top of the rock can also be

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REVIEW: Peppa’s Laugh & Learn Laptop

Now if there is one thing I have learnt over the years, it is that children love playing with toys that look like grown up gadgets and Peppa’s Laugh & Learn Laptop is your child’s very own computer! The laptop has four different activity modes which can be chosen by sliding the selector key up and down. The question marks mode will help your child discover all sorts of things such as objects, colours, numbers, shapes, letters and lots more by pressing all of the different laptop buttons. Slide the selector key to the image of Peppa with a magnifying

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REVIEW: Peppa Pig – Count With Peppa

Count with Peppa is a Peppa Pig model which stands at around 24cm tall, she has two buttons on the front, a coin slot, an opening purse on her front and she comes with 10 play coins. Count with Peppa has been designed to help with counting skills, along with colour and picture recognition. The 10 coins are double-sided, each is a different colour and they are numbered from 1 to 10 with an image of your favourite Peppa Pig characters on one side and on the other side you will find a number and images that correspond with that

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