Monthly Archives: September 2013

More ways in Participating and Empowering our children’s educational development

Children need to feel supported not pressurized. Each child is different and follows their progress at school. Sometimes some children make sudden improvements and at other times it may take a while for a subject to ‘click’. Comparing a child

The Importance of Reading to Our Kids

As we round up the series on the importance of reading to our kids, we’d love to hear from parents on what tips they use in reading to their kids and if it works. Remember Love is shown in sharing

Escape the responsibility

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. -Abraham Lincoln

Tips for helping your child to enjoy books

Reading with your child is vital. Research shows that it’s the single most important thing you can do to help your child’s education. It’s best to read little and often, so try to put aside some time for it every

A Week of Tortoise Tales

Big congratulations to one our Parents, Kate Iffy Chukwu who has just published a story book called ‘A WEEK OF TORTOISE TALES:’ This is a fun and easy to read with the family type of book that has come out

The Importance of Reading to Children – Part 2

Preparing children to read before they start school is better than helping them catch up later. Pre-reading skills, such as reading from left to right, turning pages as you read, and understanding that letters make the words that make up

The Importance of Reading to Children – Part 1

Research has shown that the single most important thing that a parent can do to help their child acquire language, prepare their child for school, and instil a love of learning in their child, is to read to them (Russ

Day 3: Straightforward Tips on Making the Parent-School Relationship Work for You

The parent-school relationship is a vital relationship for us as parents. Following from our second set of Tips yesterday, here are Day 3’s Tips. Day 3 Tips Talk to the right person If you have a question about school lunches,