Posts tagged parenting
Easy Science for Kids: Microscopy

It’s often quite difficult for parents to get their kids interested in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), which are profoundly useful in later life. This doesn’t have to be the case, as an appreciation for science is an appreciation for the natural world. A great way to do this and encourage an interest or even a passion for science is with Microscopy - Here’s how you get started

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I hate playing with my kids, and that’s okay

Playing with my kids scare me. School holidays and weekends when my wife works, makes me cringe because, “I dread playing with my kids.” Do these feelings make me feel guilty? Absolutely yes! And I am not the only parent to feel this way? Probably not.

So how can we as parents start to enjoy playing with our children again? This blog discovers why it is so important to lover playing with our children, and how…

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Tips for Teaching Cultural Empathy To Children

Our children are growing up in a multi-cultural society, and even if you live in an area without much diversity, at some point in your child’s life, they are going to be in close contact with people of different backgrounds and beliefs.  Cultural empathy will allow them to connect with anyone, regardless of race, religion and culture, and forge solid and lasting relationships with others, be they friends, neighbours or colleagues

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