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Amelia Johansson

Born in Sweden and raised in the UK, Amelia is an ESL teacher and freelance writer. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism with creative writing and was working as an online editor in London until 2018, when she did a 180 and studied for her TEFL to become an ESL teacher and hasn’t looked back since. Now living in Morocco, she teaches English online, writes, and tries to experience as many charming Moroccan cities and sights as she can, sipping mint tea along the way! She loves books, coffee, anything that sparkles and the last line of a poem.

How to Keep Your Children Occupied Over the Christmas Holidays

From festive baking to fun language learning apps, there’s lots of fun to be had during the winter break. Plus, discover some seasonal homework tips.

10 of the Best Half Term Activities for Your Child

Cooking? Gardening? Museum visits? Family film nights? These are just some of the super-fun half-term activities you and your child can enjoy this half term.

Get Your Diaries Out - Here Are the English School Term Dates 2022 and 2023

Get your diaries, calendars, and smartphones at the ready, here is a guide to the English school term and holiday dates for 2022/2023

Help Your Kids Pack Their School Bags: Top Tips and PDF Checklist

Do your kids keep forgetting things for school? Here are our tips to help them pack their school bags so they're ready for the day ahead

What are the consequences of cheating in exams?

Discover the consequences of cheating on a school exam, what causes cheating and how to prevent your child from doing it!

10 Unforgettable Day Trips Near Birmingham for Families

Need some ideas for family day trips near Birmingham? We’ve got some great suggestions that you might not have considered before…

The 10 Best Museums for Kids in Birmingham

Whether your kids love history, science, art or motorcycles, these are the best museums for kids in Birmingham and they’re fun for the whole family.

How Can I Help My Child Improve Their 11 Plus Vocabulary? (Free Download)

Need help perfecting your child’s 11 Plus vocabulary skills? Let our useful guide set you up with all you need.

Top Tips to Improve Your Child's Lack of Concentration

Does your child suffer from a lack of concentration? Find out the main causes and some simple steps to boost their focus!

Is Roblox Safe For Kids? Safety Guide for Parents

It’s the game all the kids are talking about, but is it safe? We dive into whether Roblox is safe for your children, and what they can learn from it.

Why is a Bedtime Routine Important for Your Child?

From the ideal baby bedtime routine to dos and don’ts for teenagers and their sleep – everything you need to know about night time routines is right here.

Want to Know More About the Water Cycle? Keep Reading!

Wow your teachers, parents and classmates with your scientific knowledge by taking them through the fascinating stages of the water cycle.

Which Highers are Needed for Veterinary Science? Let Us Fill You in...

If you dream of becoming a vet and need to know which Scottish Highers are required by your chosen university to study veterinary medicine, you’re in luck!

The Best Work From Home Education Jobs You Need to Know

Take your teaching experience and put it to more excellent use with our list of the best work from home education jobs, including online tutoring and more.

Helping Your Child Understand Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation (+Free Download)

Get clued up on the differences between sex assigned at birth, gender identity and the many facets that make up sexual orientation with this must-read guide.