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Playing Up

Playing Up

Are we compromising our children’s potential by inflicting on them a plethora of adult-led activities? Here’s why our kids need ...

Hooked on Science

Hooked on Science

Whether it’s biology on a bush walk or chemistry in the kitchen … for some family fun, give science exploration ...

Raising your lefthanded child

Raising your lefthanded child

Left-handedness isn’t something that is discussed much, but if your child is one of the 10-15% born as a ‘leftie’, ...

Catching the Chapterbook bug

Catching the Chapterbook bug

The leap from the colourful world of picture books to the imagination-stirring realm of novels usually occurs sometime between ages ...

Wonder-fully prepared for School

Wonder-fully prepared for School

In a world where creative solutions and new ideas are urgently needed, could wonder be an essential skill to foster ...

Home Schooling

Home Schooling

Education begins at home. Depending on your viewpoint, homeschooling could be the beginning of an exciting educational journey with your ...

Literary Inspiration

Literary Inspiration

Reading to your child is a great start, but don’t let the fun stop once the last page is turned ...

Raising a Chatterbox

Raising a Chatterbox

Your child’s language development is unique, but there are some fun ways of encouraging your budding wordsmith to get those ...

Put your best foot forward

Put your best foot forward

Decisions, decisions!  We have so many options on how to parent our children and how to fill those precious childhood ...

The A Word

The A Word

Autism causes kids to experience the world differently from the way most other kids do. Here’s a guide to help ...

Raising Shakespeare

Raising Shakespeare

Get rapping and rhyming with your children and help them not only with their reading and memory recall but teach ...

Bugs, slime and rockets

Bugs, slime and rockets

One of the great things about science at home is that we can wonder about things with children and not ...