Tag Archive: Routine

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Teaching Children to Dress Themselves

You may have heard Dr Gummer on the radio recently talking about children’s love of dressing up and the difficulties parents can have getting children into appropriate clothes for school/nursery etc. She was being interviewed on the back of research from Nutmeg, the Morrisons Clothing brand that found that whilst 25% of parents give their…
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February 13, 2015 Tags:,

Top Tips: Reducing Screen Time for Children

The damaging consequences of too much screen time for children include: delayed language and cognitive development poor concentration on other activities. children could become obese and lead an unhealthy lifestyle as when in front of a screen kids tend to snack as it is  an inactive activity impaired social development, as screen time prevents social…
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August 5, 2013 Tags:

Buying Pocket Money Toys: Children Money Management

Spotlight On – Pocket money toys (toys under a tenner). The New Year is a great time to start thinking about how to help children manage money. Pocket money is a great way to introduce them to the world of financial management. Children can learn a lot from managing their own money, but it’s easy…
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December 14, 2012 Tags:

Healthy Eating Habits for Children

Children’s involvement with food helps fight childhood obesity. The well-documented rise in child-hood obesity has been linked to a number of factors including sedentary lifestyles and fast food. On the other hand, anorexia is also a growing problem and seems to be affecting children at younger and younger ages. It is a mine field for parents trying to help their children grow into healthy teenagers and adults.

September 5, 2012 Tags:,