ST. PATRICK’S DAY This is an archive post I created but since we can’t get out this year ….Maybe your children could have fun creating their own parade. Listen to St.Patricks day poem I have created a fun audio for you and your child to listen to and chat about. IT’S FUN TO WANDER THROUGH … Read more Listen to Fun St. Patricks Day – Alphabet parade ….
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
Have Fun…… There are some lovely posts this month about telling your children what you love about them. You can have lot’s of fun doing some actions to go along with telling your child what you love about them. You know how good you feel for example when you smile and laugh… help your … Read more Happy Valentines Day – share the love -associate the words with the feelings
Coming into Autumn now and we can see the leaves beginning to change colour …. You can have a little chat with the children. This encourages them to become observant and watch what is happening around them. In Summer the trees are covered with green leaves. Green leaves make food for the tree. They … Read more Learning about Nature -Let’s chat about leaves
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
‘ k ‘ has the sound of K for kindness Have a little chat about being kind…. Listen to the sound of the letter in the audio ‘Christmas Alphabet parade’ There are some lovely books available to read with your little ones. Here is a link to a list of books all about Kindness I … Read more More Christmas Advent Fun…Today’s letter is K for Kindness
Can you spot Santa’s hat h has the sound of h for hat and h for ? I wonder which part of the body Santa wears his hat on? …It begins with the letter h Can you guess? Chat with your little one about the parts of their body. Ask them to point to where … Read more Christmas Advent Fun Ho! Ho! Ho! h for hat
F for friends & F for family Have a chat with your little ones about who is in your family… Family’s are all different and you can discuss who is part of yours. f also stands for Festival There is a special festival coming up on the 13th Today is St. Nicholas day & … Read more Christmas Advent F for Fun & .
ISL – Irish Sign Language awareness week 16th September -24th It’s great to let your children know that there are lots of different ways in which we can communicate with each other. You can have great fun with this listening to people speaking other languages and using all sorts of ways to communicate with each … Read more Have fun Learning about ways to communicate –
Chat with your little ones, mention about lovely yummy foods. When you and the children are serving food at break or having a little snack at home you can mention in passing how good it is. Drink all your milk because it has lots of calcium or your juice has lots of vitamins … Read more Chat about healthy food choices