It is Safer Internet Day – as a parent, this is a great time to reflect on whether you are taking the best approach to managing your children’s online existence. It’s surprising how many parents feel they don’t need to set parental controls on their devices. Parents regularly tell us that they haven’t set…
February 7, 2017
What is Finstagram and is it of any concern or worry to parents? We answer these questions and offer some suggestions on how to discuss this with your child
January 9, 2017
The Good App Guide lists five of the top kids apps for 9 to 11 year olds that have been showcased in the guide this year.
December 30, 2016
The Good App Guide lists five of the top kids apps in the 5-8 years old band that have been showcased in the guide this year.
December 28, 2016
The Good App Guide lists five of the top kids apps for preschoolers that have been showcased in the guide this year.
December 26, 2016
We ask the question as to whether or not we should be teaching preschoolers maths and the importance of building children’s confidence in learning.
October 29, 2016
Lucy Gill shares her thoughts on some of the better apps on the market which are able to combine physical and virtual play in order to keep kids active
May 18, 2016
We’re looking into what important life lessons children can learn from animals and how the Virry app can help children interact with animals virtually.
April 14, 2016
For any child who has set their mind against maths, getting them to progress can be a real challenge. However, at Fundamentally Children, we firmly believe that whilst not everyone will turn into a mathematician, learning the primary school level basics really can be fun. The answer is to help children learn through play and everyday…
March 31, 2016
APPS AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENTBy Anna Taylor 1 Tablets have taken over play time for many children – in fact, one in three kids now have their own device . This technology is still new so, understandably, many parents worry about the risks surrounding tablet and smartphone use. It has been suggested, for example, that the…
March 20, 2016