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Slowing Down

One of the hardest things to grapple with as a new parent is re-adjusting adult time with baby time. Young babies operate in the moment. There is no past or future, only now. When it comes to communicating with our...

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Purposeful Play

We believe a parent’s role is to act as a guide so your child can learn for himself through exploration. In Dr. Maria Montessori words, ‘education is acquired not by listening to words but by experiences in the environment.’  ...

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Benefits of Early Reading

Benefits of Early Reading

Enjoying books and reading stories from a very early age is crucial in the development of children. It helps with their ability to understand words, use their imagination and develop their speech and imagination, as well as being something they...

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Knowing When To Intervene During an Activity

Knowing When To Intervene During an Activity

When a child is doing an activity, try to stay in the background, available, but without intervening when they are concentrated in order not to interrupt the cycle of their activity and prevent its full development. Make them feel that...

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Practical Life Activities

Practical Life Activities

The reason practical life activities are important is that they help your child develop order, concentration, coordination and independence. It's not "just" getting dressed, "just" juicing an orange or "just" cleaning the floor. The child is learning to follow a...

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Building Effective Communication

Building Effective Communication

Communication is a connection. It’s important to give and take. As a parent you acknowledge the communication by responding, either by copying, smiling or replying with words. There’s a place for light conversation in daily life but there are also...

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