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How to help your child’s reading skills at home? (Part 2)

How to help your child's reading skills at home? (Part 2)In part 1, we talked about 5 ways that you could help your child further their reading skills at home. These were strategies such as talking to your child a lot, having your child tell you a story, reading to your child, teaching your ...
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How do I help my child develop basic social skills?

How do I help my child develop basic social skills? As parents of little preschoolers, we know that you're their whole world. But as important as you are to them, we also know that you'll be keen to help them develop and maintain other positive social relationships as they grow up. After all, ...
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How to help your child’s reading skills at home (part 1)

How to help your child's reading skills at home (part 1)Ever since you were a child, getting lost in the imaginary world of your favourite story books has been one of your most favourite past times. And as the years have gone on, it's become a hobby that has grown and developed. Now that you...
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How to help your child's spelling skills at home

You're little one has their best friend Sammy over for a fun after-school playdate, but they've also both been given a short list of spellings for a test the next day. So, before the fun and games begin, they've agreed to get their spellings out of the way, and then they're going to build a ...
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What skills can introverted toddlers learn?

Arriving at the doorstep of your daughter's friend's house for a birthday party, you ring the bell and wait outside. Your little one is hovering down by your side, tightly clutching your hand and nervously leaning into you. Inside you can hear the carefree screams and laughter of toddlers ...
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How to help your child’s reading skills at home (Part 3)

How to help your child's reading skills at home (Part 3)In parts 1 and 2, we explored 10 ways that you could help your child further their reading skills at home. These were strategies such as talking to your child a lot, listening to your child read, having your child tell you a story, ...
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What language activities can my toddler do?You've probably noticed that as your toddler develops their use of language, they want to practise their new skills by speaking constantly and asking you to read their favourite book a hundred times a day! Your little one absolutely loves to learn and ...
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How to help your child's maths skills at home (53 - 58)

How to help your child's maths skills at home Just uttering the word “Maths” to your little one can bring out the ‘puppy dog' eyes, slouched shoulders and a big fat sigh that reads, “do I have to?” For most kids, maths can be challenging and somewhat dull. They'd much rather be out ...
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Is it OK to fight with my partner in front of my toddler?  Your partner snapped at you in a much harsher tone than usual, and you're feeling a little more reactive than you usually are after getting a terrible night's sleep. You want to snap back in a harsher, louder tone, but you're aware that ...
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What movement and music activities can my toddler do?

 You've got your child set up with a variety of activities that each encourage development in different areas. You're confident their language skills will be great, and the fine motor skills are coming along nicely. But what about music and movement? Do you need to be a musical person for your ...
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