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9 Surprising Benefits Of Picture Books For Children

9 Surprising Benefits of Picture Books For Children

9 Surprising Benefits of Picture Books For Children This post will explain what a picture book is, look into the history of the picture book, as well as help you to discover 9 surprising benefits of picture books for children.  I love picture books! There, I said it.  They are amazing! And not only do …

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When Do Babies Crawl? (And What You Can Do To Help)

In this post we’re going to answer the question – ‘when do babies crawl?’; look at the different types of baby crawling and movement; and find out if there’s anything we can do to help them take their first steps (or crawls or shuffles) on this exciting journey. Crawling is exciting! Crawling marks one of …

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A PARENT'S GUIDE TO THE WORDS TEACHERS USE

The Ultimate Parent’s Guide to the Things Teachers Say

The Ultimate Parent’s Guide To The Things Teachers Say No, this is not just a list of the latest curse words you might hear uttered by tired teachers in staff rooms around the world. I can only apologise if that’s what you came here for… Seriously though, whilst working in schools and writing for this …

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The Really Useful Guide to Parenting Styles, Words and Phrases

The Really Useful Guide to Parenting Styles, Words and Phrases As if parenting wasn’t hard enough it sometimes feels like we have to learn a whole new language. Whilst writing this blog, I am not ashamed to say that I have had to lookup quite a few parenting words and terms to find out what …

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The Best Read Aloud Books – Bedtime Stories For Kids

The Best Read Aloud Books – Bedtime Stories For Kids This post includes some amazing and lovely bedtime stories for kids that they will love to hear again and again! Why Should You Read Bedtime Stories For Kids? Reading aloud to you child is amazing! It’s something you should do together often as it: Increases …

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Are You Singing Nursery Rhymes With Your Kids? (Here’s 7 Amazing Reasons You Should Be!)

This post is all about the amazing benefits of nursery rhymes for kids! We all remember nursery rhymes. Being bounced lovingly on our parent’s knees whilst being sung Humpty Dumpty – waiting excitedly for their legs to drop as ‘Humpty Dumpty had a great fall’ or happily clapping out Pat-A-Cake to the rhythm. Maybe like …

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