February 12, 2019

With an increasing number of reports and blogs, radio interviews and statistics being published regarding children who are starting school without the basic literacy skills required to develop physically, socially and cognitively, indicating that children are starting...

December 7, 2018

Why nursery rhyme and the introduction of sounds are crucial to early literacy skill and phonemic awareness.

November 15, 2018

My life as a Story Frog Teacher.........

Life can send numerous different things your way at different times. As a mum, work life balance was always important to me and this became more important when my 2 kids landed.

Having been a Chef for 11yrs,stopping work to have...

November 13, 2018

There's a little girl I know who sits in class everyday and just doesn't get it. She is five, she is year 1, she is summer born. She knows her phonics sounds, she is blending, she can read. On the surface the teacher thinks she has done her job - she has ticked all of...

September 20, 2018

So we did it! One whole extra year at home and we are starting school this week! 

My daughter is five years and two months old and has just started reception year after making the decision to delay her entry to school. 

So after many conversations with other parents...

September 2, 2018

I am so excited that the official launch of Story Frog Sandhurst, Camberley and Fleet is just a couple of days away.

 I am really looking forward to sharing the the magic of storytelling, phonics, messy play, mark making and lots more.

My classes are for children aged f...

April 18, 2018

Listening to the local radio show the other day - they had a phone in - all about mums and how hard they are to employ! How unreliable they are and how you cannot trust them to not have more and more babies! People started to phone in - wouldn't they be distracted from...

April 11, 2018

So here we are again six months later, having delayed my little girls entry to reception for one year - the question hangs in the balance - did we do the right thing? 

The answer for us - is absolutely yes! 

Amelia is thriving, loving being at home and enjoying time with...

November 3, 2017


As we see the clocks change and the nights draw in it is for us to encourage our little friends to embrace the cold outdoors a little more and continue their exploration of outdoor play! Not only does outdoor play aid with cognitive, physical, social and emotional deve...

October 7, 2017

Dear Diary,

Well it is term one, autumn one and here we are at the very beginning of our journey to a delayed start to reception. 


I am also nine months pregnant so these lazy last few weeks of pregnancy have felt especially special, spent with my little buddy on the le...

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