School Age

Kiwi Families brings you all you need to know about school aged children. We cover everything from activities to health and education.


Ideas for activities with your school aged child

Back to School

Our Back to School in NZ section covers supplies, stationery, art, clothing, bags, routines, etc to help you to help your child get ready to go back to school.


Are you struggling with your child's behaviour? Not sure what is 'normal'? Check out our hints and tips here.

Birthday Party Themes from Around the Web

If you're looking for inspiration on how to theme your next child's birthday party, check out some of these amazing birthday party theme ideas from around the world wide web.


The best birthday party ideas, birthday party themes, and birthday party games. Including all the party food, birthday cakes, gifts, clothes, supplies, entertainers and birthday party venues you need to know about. Start your birthday party planning right here.

Creative Arts and Crafts

Some ideas to help you get crafty with your children

Dealing with other kids

Relationships with other kids aren't always easy. In this section we cover making friends and how to deal with bullying.


In this section we bring you information about how your child grows and develops.


Want to know more about education for your primary or intermediate aged child? Read on!

Food and Nutrition

Great school lunch ideas as well information about nutrition for your child.


Confused about what gear your child needs for school? Check out our gear guides here.

Health and Well-Being

Want to know more about childhood diseases or keeping your child healthy? Check out our articles here.

Peg craft Christmas decorations

I’ve been wanting to do some peg craft for a while now. Since December’s just around the corner, what better…

School Holidays

All you need to know about keeping your kids entertained during the school holidays.

Sleep Issues

Struggling with your child's sleep? Check out our tips and suggestions here.


There are a wide array of toys for children of all ages, of all different types, from a huge range of vendors. We guide NZ parents through all these toy issues.

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