Tip for when the kids seem restless…

A simple tip which you will find invaluable if you have or work with children in their Early years. The simple tip is…. Provide activities for your child where they are using their hands. The key is – the activity must involve using their hands.   Why is this important ? Because  as Dr, Montessori … Read more Tip for when the kids seem restless…

Here are some tips about your child’s early years.. but most importantly

Always remember- You excel at raising your child … I hope you enjoy this fun play on the words “Formative years” and learn some valuable tips aswell….   Sometimes as a  parent it may feel a little daunting when you hear words like Formative years  but they really are wonderful. Read on for some simple … Read more Here are some tips about your child’s early years.. but most importantly

How can you make your outing extra special …with your little one using these simple words ?

Transform your experience with these words beginning with S…   Look at each word and have a little think about how you could enhance your childs experience. S… for Slow —— Still —— Sound —— Speak —— Sensations ——- Savour —— Most importantly have fun and remember to bring your favourite Teddy 🙂

Beep! Beep! Road safety week 5 tips for you

It is road safety week and a great opportunity to reinforce the importance of learning to be safe on the road. Here is a lovely link to the R.S.A. road safety dance that the children can watch and have fun whilst learning. 5 tips about   The  benefits of chatting to your child about  keeping safe … Read more Beep! Beep! Road safety week 5 tips for you

Books are wonderful…. Share a story with your little ones…

Book Lovers Day… Books are fabulous and reading and listening to stories is wonderful. I took a trip down memory lane for childrens Book week . I decided to share it with you again for Book Lovers Day hope you enjoy it… I just love great kids books and could get lost for hours in … Read more Books are wonderful…. Share a story with your little ones…

Learning is fun – toy car activities

I hope you and your children enjoy these simple activities where they will be learning without even realising it… Lots of parents say to me ” my little one loves to play with one thing in particular”. I know my son used to be completely fascinated by anything to do with cars, wheels etc.   So … Read more Learning is fun – toy car activities

Simple fun tip- May help improve pincer grasp…

B for bubble wrap Very simple but very effective and the children love it. Have the children burst the bubblewrap – can be individual or group exercise. this is such fun – fantastic for fine finger movement the children love it and it improves the pincer grasp. This is an excellent pre braille exercise as … Read more Simple fun tip- May help improve pincer grasp…

One great tip for going to school /preschool

If your child is going to pre-school or starting out in big school /primary Here is a little tip which I think is invaluable. Make sure you let your child know exactly when you will be coming back. It is a simple tip but very reassuring for your little one. It is great to  give … Read more One great tip for going to school /preschool

Simple Questions to encourage chat & expand on…

Some easy questions to get you and your child chatting and trigger activities you can expand on…. Brrr it’s getting colder now. Let’s have fun exploring what we wear ……   What do we wear in wintertime? One example is Coat…… how do we put it on?   I wonder what the clothes are made … Read more Simple Questions to encourage chat & expand on…