Take your child with you on a trip – Part 1

Spend time with your child on a trip away together.

  • Take one child at a time, and no other adults should come.
  • The best time to start taking your child overseas is when they are between seven and ten.
  • It doesn’t have to be overseas or interstate – the next town will do.
  • Stay overnight if possible.

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Game Choice – Who Decides?

This is a short and humorous clip featuring Peter Rowsthorn and the topic of who decides what games to play when spending time with your children.

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Plan your school involvement for the upcoming year

It’s the start of the school year for Australian schools, so they will be asking parents to volunteer their time for many roles, including serving on canteen, assisting teachers in the classroom, helping at working bees, etc. Sit down with your children and agree with them what you will volunteer for, and how often.