Supporting Your Child's Learning

There are several ways you can support your child’s learning.  We have summarised some of the advice given by Parentzone; the Scottish Government; the BBC Learning website; the Department for Children, Schools and Families; and have added some of our own suggestions.

Asking Helpful QuestionsTeenager learning

Some examples are:

Remember – you can ask helpful and supportive questions without understanding the subject.

Homework Habits

Giving Support & Encouragement

Regular support and encouragement is important for your child.  There are lots of things that you can do to help develop their feelings of self–confidence, independence and resilience. Make sure you:

Striking a Balance


See also

Confidence and Mindset

Additional Support for Learning