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How can I keep my child busy during school breaks?

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While school breaks provide a well-deserved opportunity for relaxation and fun, it's also crucial to maintain a balance that keeps your child's educational progress on track. Here are a few tips to engage with learning during any school break: Set Aside Regular Reading Time: Encourage your child to explore different books. Set aside dedicated reading time each day, allowing them to choose books that capture their interest. Reading not only enhances vocabulary and comprehension but also fosters imagination and creativity. Discover Learning Opportunities in Various Activities: Random activities can be rich with learning opportunities. Whether it's a trip to the museum, a...

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How to Help Your Child Survive in 6th Grade

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The 2023-2024 school year is around the corner and the baby you birthed 11ish years ago is about to enter a new chapter. We all know that middle school is a different beast. There are so many changes that occur between 11 and 13 that can be overwhelming for your child.  To have a smooth transition, it’s best to encourage your child to embrace change. Children often travel with the same group of kids from Kindergarten to 5th grade, so they get comfortable because 1. they know everyone and 2. the environment becomes a safe zone. Middle school shakes things...

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5 Summer Activities to Keep your Child Occupied

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When school is out for any break, especially summer break,  you will always hear, “mommmm, I’m thirsty. I’m bored. I’m hungry… AGAIN.” After having your kids in school for 8 hours a day for 10 months, you may not know how to occupy idle time. As we’ve told you before, the summertime is the BEST time for your child to enhance their skills (academic and life skills). 

Here are FIVE simple activities your child can do (and if you have time, join in with them)

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