Collecting seems to be a particularly popular pastime among children. In an ongoing poll carried out by Babycentre.com, 8 out of 10 of parents said that their child collects things, with the majority (4 in 10) preferring things from nature like conkers, shells and pebbles. A further quarter of parents said their child enjoys…
January 21, 2019
Edited by Dr Amanda Gummer Many parents complain to us that it’s a real battle to get children interested in anything other than their tablets or mobile phones and we know how hard it can be at times, but screen time does have its place in a balanced play diet – it’s more about what you do…
January 11, 2019
There are some amazing people out there who didn’t let dyslexia get in the way of being awesome.
And neither should your child.
October 15, 2018
Making friends can be tricky for a child with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), one of the most common conditions in childhood.
October 2, 2018
There’s nothing I love more than getting my children outside – even when it’s raining. In fact, we particularly like going out when it’s raining, because the garden transforms into a whole new wet and wonderful world to play games like… 1. Jumping in puddles It’s a classic. Just don some welly boots…
September 24, 2018
We spoke to one teacher to discuss the importance of adopting inclusive education in mainstream schools and the benefits of it.
September 11, 2018
What are the signs to look out for if your child is self-critical and what can you do to help them?
September 3, 2018
This Month, our guest blog focuses on Ayala, an amazing 9-year-old girl who has Cerebral Palsy and refuses to let her disability get in the way of her fun!
August 22, 2018
All children deserve, and need, access to a range of play opportunities and, regardless of ability, so here’s our list of 9 inclusive activities to try out
August 16, 2018
Children can learn new skills, have fun, play and develop self-confidence by spending time in the garden tending plants and growing their own food.
July 30, 2018