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How to Help Kids Make and Maintain Friendships

How to Help Kids Make and Maintain Friendships

Friendships are a hugely important part of growing up and fundamental to our kids’ emotional and social development. They’re also important in making a positive impact on learning and ultimate success in school. To help kids make and maintain friendships, they’re going to need our help and support.

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How to Teach Resilience Through Art

How to Teach Resilience Through Art

How to teach resilience to your child can be difficult. But we know that it’s key for all areas of their learning journey. We know that the road they’re travelling on won’t always be smooth. Sometimes they’ll trip on a small stone, sometimes they may run headlong into a bolder. And the thing that will enable them to bounce back from the road’s obstacles, is resilience.

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How Sleep Impacts Learning and Routine Tips

How Sleep Impacts Learning and Routine Tips

  Sleep impacts learning in more ways than you might think! We’re all familiar with situations going pear-shaped when our kids have a late night or miss a nap. I’ve lost count of the times I’ve said, ‘oh, she’s tired’, when things go awry. We know that a late...

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Understanding Brain Development to Support Learning

Understanding Brain Development to Support Learning

Kids' brain development is fascinating, amusing, brilliant and at times, perplexing! Accompanying them on their learning journey, we watch them navigate the world and relationships, explore their surroundings and soak up knowledge like little sponges. At times...

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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...

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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....

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