Feeding Your School Age Child
Your child's nutrition is important to her overall health. Proper nutrition can also prevent many medical problems.
Once you've decided which school you would like your child to attend, the next step is enrolment and preparing for this new phase in your child's life.
Watching too much TV
Your 6 yr-old couch potato doesn't seem to understand that he can't watch TV and videos all day, every day. He's getting square eyes and you're getting stressed.
Talking through Child Fears
When bad things happen, it can be tempting to 'brush it under the carpet'. But the short-term easy option won't help your child learn to deal with fears.
Development Tracker Age 5-6
Research shows that if children start school with a strong set of attitudes and skills that help them ‘learn how to learn’, they will be better able to take advantage of educational opportunities.
School Age Readers
From kindergarten through third grade, your child's ability to read will grow by leaps and bounds.
Backpacks come in all sizes, colors, fabrics, and shapes and help kids of all ages express their own personal sense of style.
Raising Sexually Healthy Children
Raising sexually healthy children is not about giving a single Big Talk when they become teenagers.
Helping with Homework
During grade school, kids start getting homework for the first time to reinforce and extend classroom learning and help them practice important study skills.