Tag Archives: school

Stay at Home Safety Kit

Stay Safe with Skillmatics  Learning how to be safe has never been more important for your kids! Our free printable Stay at Home Safety Kit contains a set of educational activities to teach kids how to be safe in a fun and interactive manner. Below are the 3 components of this kit!  1. Do-It-Yourself Non-Stitch […]

Coronavirus Crisis – Supporting Kids During This Time

7 tips for nurturing and protecting your children at home As schools and and offices are being shut in order to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, Parents are struggling to keep their kids healthy and occupied.  Below are some tried and tested tips that might come handy : 1. Establish a daily routine Setting […]

7 Creative Activities to Keep Your Kids Entertained at Home

Looking to keep your kids busy while they are at home? Below are 7 fun-filled indoor creative activities for everyday of the week!  1. Indoor Treasure Hunt Turn your home into the great wilderness with hidden treasures for your kids to discover! Use a mix of pictures and clues and word scrambles for your kids’ […]

Child Safety – At Home & School

Child safety is one of the most important issues we can address today. All children have the right to be safe, receive adequate care and grow up in a protective environment such that they can grow, learn and develop to their fullest potential. A family is the first line of protection for children. Parents are […]

What to do when your child doesn’t want to go to school

Every parent has to go through the same situation in which their child decides he or she doesn’t want to go to school. They will scream, cry, throw a tantrum and do anything to stay at home. To combat such a situation as a parent your duty is to identify the problem and then find […]

Five Tactics to Ease Homework Struggles

Every parent faces the daily struggle of getting their children to complete their homework. No matter what one says, homework is the last thing on any child’s mind! We hope to help you solve the above problem with five simple tactics which can be used at home to make homework time far more productive for […]

Building Number Sense

Children have an innate ability to absorb and retain a lot of information in their formative years. As a parent, it is imperative that you take advantage of this ability to teach key concepts in the preschool years so that you build a strong foundation for your child before he or she starts primary school. […]

Building Your Child’s Self Esteem

As an adult, there have probably been times in your life when your confidence was put to the test. Perhaps you were interviewing for a job, travelling alone in a foreign country or asking someone to dinner. These are all instances that require a strong belief in your own abilities and strengths. Education involves empowering […]