Give your child the boost they need to do well at school by encouraging and nurturing their education at home. Whether you’ve recently sent them off on their first day or they are a few years into primary education, reading, playing and engaging with them at home will also help them to develop, don’t just leave it to the teachers!
Here are five great games and toys that we think are a fab way of spending time with your child. Plus, any purchases you make through GetPaidTo will also earn you cashback. With top toy brands including Toys “R” Us, Argos, Hamleys, The Entertainer, ELC and more, shop now for voucher codes and cashback on toys and games!
1. Learn to read
If you can remember the curly C and a kicking K both from the jolly phonics, you could be well on your way to teaching your child to read. For a fun and engaging phonics program that will help your child to read, get the Reading Eggs program on your iPad or Android. This phonics program will help your child to read with the use of games, songs and rewards. Start your free trial now to experience this amazing app. Once you’ve discovered how rewarding it is, get a 12 month subscription for just £39.95 and you will also earn 10% cashback!
Teach your child some geography and learn about the 193 member states of the United Nations with this Jigrapghy puzzle from The Happy Puzzle Company. Put together this jigsaw piece by piece and learn about their flags, capital, currency and population. This is one for both the adults and the children. There is also a multi-level quiz to complete once you have completed the jigsaw to test you on what you have learnt. Buy from The Happy Puzzle Company for £14.99 and you will also earn yourself 7.5% cashback!
Turn you child into a maths whizz kids by helping them to learn their times tables. Use this brightly coloured board to help your children learn their times tables. With 81 cubes from the one times tables right up to the nine, the right answer to these sums sit under the cubes. Empty the board and work with your child to put the cubes back in their rightful place. For just £10, this puzzle is a bargain way to help your child with maths. Buy from Hawkins Bazaar and you will also earn 4% cashback!
4. Tell the time
If you want to help your children learn to tell the time, this game from ELC is perfect. By matching activities and the correct time in this lottery style game, they will learn to tell the time in both digital and analogue. Suitable for children 5years+, but this game for only £7 from ELC and you will also earn 4% cashback!
If your child is currently learning Key Stage 1 science, this BrainBox My First Science is brilliant. It helps improve observation skills and memory skills as well as introduce them to some basic early science concepts. Including topics such as plants, animals, habitats, materials and force, you are in good hands as it was developed by an experience primary school teacher. Buy from Argos for just £6.99 and you will also earn 2% cashback.