I’ve just discovered the Squeebles Spelling App and life at home has been transformed.

Typing in this week’s spellings into the iPad (and reading them aloud) seemed like a bit of a hassle at the time, but actually only took 5 minutes on Monday after school.

And then ta-da! Every night after school this week it takes 5 minutes, to do properly-set spelling tests where my son can work on his own. He re-tests himself on those he gets wrong and to be honest he knows them now after 2 evenings of 5 minutes with no aggro at all. In fact he loved it…

CLICK HERE for the app