Effective Study Habits

Effective Study Habits

Here’s another reminder of some of our favourite study tips, brought to you by one of our favourite researchers Andy van Lix – with some subsequent amendments by yours truly 🙂 He reminds us that the most effective study habits are those that help implant...
Parental Involvement In Learning

Parental Involvement In Learning

According to several studies over the years by, among others, the National Institute for Literacy, when parents or other family members frequently read to children entering kindergarten, those children were at a distinct advantage over children whose families read to...
Seven Steps To Achieving Your Goals

Seven Steps To Achieving Your Goals

This is the time of year when many goal setting gurus being to talk about reflecting on your goals for the past year and looking ahead to the new goals you will create for the coming year. I recognise the huge importance of having goals but I also think it is useless...
Simple Science for the Holidays

Simple Science for the Holidays

Help children develop a love for science, or nurture their already-growing interest, with these simple experiments you can do during the Christmas break. Cloud Maker Ever wanted to catch a cloud in a bottle? Now’s your chance! Pour just a splash of water into a...