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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: 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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REVIEW: Stuck on You – Personalised Name Labels and Products

We were very kindly sent a fantastic selection of products from Stuck on You to try out. The Stuck on You range includes clothing labels, bag tags, shoe labels, backpacks, height charts, lunchboxes…and so much more! Large Bento Box: As soon as you pick this up you can feel the quality of the product; it is beautifully personalised on the outside with an image of choice, the name you require and the font that you have chosen. Open the Bento Box with the two hinged clips and you reveal the excellent design inside – a clear inner tray with 6

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REVIEW: Science Scramble – Physics from Oaka Books

Oaka Books bring us another educational board game, with a focus on physics and aimed at key stage 3. Inside the box you get: 1 playing board, 45 physics cards, 126 question and answer cards, 21 blank cards, 63 comet cards, 2 dice, 1 pack of merit currency and an instructions sheet. The aim of the game is to collect 6 physics cards and to head back to earth, collecting merits as you go. To play: One person will need to be the ‘Head Physicist’ who will be in charge of the merits, to pay bonuses, to collect penalties and

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REVIEW: Colt Express Board Game from Asmodee

As part of the Board Game Blogger Club we were sent Colt Express from Asmodee to play and review! In the box you get: 6 train cars, 1 locomotive, 10 terrain elements, loot tokens – 18 purses (worth between $250-$500), 6 jewels (worth $500 each), 2 strongboxes (worth $1000 each), 17 round cards, 1 marshal figure, 13 neutral bullet cards, 6 character sheets, 6 character cards, 36 bullet cards, 60 action cards, 6 bandit figures and an instruction booklet. Before you can begin playing, you have to assemble the train cars and locomotive, there is a separate instruction sheet included

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