We could all be more active, especially our kids! Did you know that kids who regularly participate in physical activity have higher cognitive performance and overall brain function1?
We’ve all heard of the many benefits of physical activity: it strengthens your heart, helps cope with stress, controls your weight, etc. However, it also can be a great intervention to help kids who are attentive or hyperactive!
Communication and cooperation with others are skills we all need to learn in order to succeed in life. It is so important to start learning how to work in a team from a young age! How do we build those skills?
TEAM BUILDING! The skills learned from team building are important parts of personal and group development for your child. Practicing being an effective team member can allow children to gain confidence in their own abili...
Whether it’s starting rumours that whip around the playground, name calling or physically pushing you around for fun it’s called bullying and it’s infesting our schools and playgrounds. And whether it’s the bully or the one being bullied it’s a behaviour that will influence our children’s development for years to come.
Although children are told to report any bullying to a nearby adult, this doesn’t always have the outcome we w...
There is no end to options when you’re looking at birthday parties for children. However, finding something that fits the age and preference of your child, not to mention your budget, can be frustrating but not impossible.
Here are five top options when looking for fun on your child’s birthday: