We often hear that play is important for your child – did you ever wonder why? Early Childhood Development Specialist, Anastasia Moloney shares why play aids in both cognitive and physical development and how you can provide the right activities and toys based on your tot’s age.
Play & Learning
Preschoolers sharpen their social, emotional and cognitive skills through play. Find out how to support their learning with a range of engaging games and activities.
The holidays bring so many emotions; excitement, stress, love, to name but a few. Here are some ideas that’ll keep everyone entertained and happy.
Help your child to grow and develop through creative play and toys that spark their imagination.
How many parents remember growing up hearing, “too much television will rot your brain?” While too much of anything can be bad for you, the real concern that parents should have regarding their child’s use of technology is how it can impact their behavior.
A child’s playroom is a place for creativity, fun and imagination. When designing the space you want, pick pieces that that are timeless and fashionable yet functional. Babytalk Design Experts, Christina Boschetti & Barette Widell, share 5 simple tips for creating the perfect playroom space.
No matter how hard we try to avoid it, technology is and always will be, a significant part of our children’s lives. The question is, how can we use it to benefit them and support their development.
There are lots of advantages for children who play in nature – from improved cognitive awareness and decreasing stress to improved physical fitness.
But if you’re the kind of parent who really prefers the indoors, how do you go about engaging your children with the natural world?