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Kids’ Holiday Activities: Fun Learning at Home

Kids’ Holiday Activities: Fun Learning at Home

  Kids' holiday activities rank fairly high when it comes to school holidays! They spend a lot of time at school, but they also have a lot of breaks! It’s often during these times that parents find themselves looking into the abyss and wondering how they’re going to...

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How to Build Your Child’s Resilience

How to Build Your Child’s Resilience

Learning how to build your child's resilience is something they will forever appreciate and benefit from. Their learning journeys are not always smooth. As they skip, run, stumble and fall, we’re there helping them to keep on track; maintaining their enthusiasm for...

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Play Ideas for Cognitive Development

Play Ideas for Cognitive Development

Irrespective of background, kids loves to play. And the desire to play is so strong that it can even trump screen time for many children; including for my own daughter! The deep-seated desire to play is not something random. It’s been shown again and again, to be...

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Benefits of Travel for Kids and How it Impacts Learning

Benefits of Travel for Kids and How it Impacts Learning

Benefits of Travel for Kids are numerous. Our kids live in a world that has become increasingly accessible. This new era of easy travel provides them with opportunities that could only have been dreamt about not long ago. For many, the world has become their backyard,...

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Mindfulness Activities for Kids: Getting Started

Mindfulness Activities for Kids: Getting Started

Mindfulness activities for kids are becoming more and more popular, and there's good reason for that. Research continues to show the benefits of the practice and many schools around the world are beginning to implement it into their school day. Mindfulness and kids...

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How do Parents Play a Role in Education?

How do Parents Play a Role in Education?

  How do parents play a role in education? Parental involvement in school forms a really important part of our kids' education, but it may not always be the first thing we think about.  We want the best for our kids, especially when it comes to their education. To...

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How to Address Parental Concerns in School

How to Address Parental Concerns in School

  Parental concerns about school are inevitable. First and foremost, we want our kids to be happy. If our kids are happy at school, everything can flow from there. But as parents, what can we do? What power do we have to ensure their happiness at school? My answer is...

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Starting School: 6 Recommended Reads

Starting School: 6 Recommended Reads

    Starting school can seem overwhelming. We want them to be prepared. But one of the biggest concerns we have as parents, is whether they're going to be happy. Starting school can feel daunting to young children. So much will be different, from the class size to the...

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How to Prepare Your Child for School

How to Prepare Your Child for School

  How to prepare your child for school can feel so daunting. The big day is hurtling towards you way too quickly and before you know it the bug day will suddenly be upon you. They won’t be returning to the familiar surroundings, friends and staff of their preschool,...

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How Happiness Impacts Learning and How Parents Can help

How Happiness Impacts Learning and How Parents Can help

  Knowing that children will do better at school if they're happy isn't anything new. But what if our children aren't happy at school? How can parents help their child in that scenario and what exactly are the learning benefits of being happy at the elementary stage?...

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