Starting School

Explore how you can prepare yourself and your little one for starting primary school.

From uniforms and packed lunches to toileting and learning styles we will take you through as much detail as we can about what change school life may bring to your family.

School Kids

What is the date of the next available session?

Tuesday 19th July 2022

What will I learn in the session?

What to expect for your family in your child's first term and year at primary school. We will cover topics such as uniform, toileting, eating at school alongside what to expect from your child's teacher, the curriculum and development and whatever else you want to explore! 

Is the session online or in person?


What time will the session be?

The video call will be open to join from 7.25pm (UK time) and the session will begin at 7.30pm ending at 8.30pm

How long is the session?

1 hour

How much does this session cost?

The standard cost is £7, the Pupil Premium Grant discounted price is £3 and the contribution cost (for those that want to donate a bit more) is £10. If you are not sure if your child receives a Pupil Premium Grant you can ask their school and they will be able to let you know 

How will I join the session?

Once you have booked a space with us you will be emailed a link the week prior to the session

Who will be taking our online session?

Sophie, the Founder of Mindfulness for learning takes this session. You can find out more about Sophie here

Can I bring my child to the session?

The session is for parents and carers only. If you are looking for something for your child you can explore our Kids Clubs


Do I need to prepare anything?

Just bring yourself and something to share about your hopes and concerns (optional!)

How do I book a space?

You can book a space using the button at the top of this page or email me at

What should I do if the spaces have sold out?

We will be offering these sessions regularly, sign up below to receive regular updates or email us at to let us know you would like to put your name down for the next available session