Category Archives: Parenting

What to do when your kid says “I don’t want to go to school!”

I don’t want to go to schoolAlmost every morning before school, Jamie, 9, will scream, cry, throw a temper tantrum and do anything possible to stay home. “He’ll go on whining and crying, ‘I don’t feel good. I don’t want to go to school,” say his parents, Suzie and Bob, who report that they have hit the wall with his behaviour. Continue reading

Sex Education for Children: Why, What, When and How?

Sex Education : Did you know that there are 116,000 searches conducted on the internet every day for child pornography?

In the age of information and communication explosion, when a major chunk of life of both adults and children are lived out on the social media, the average age at which a child first sees porn is 11, according to the latest statistics on pornography on the internet. Continue reading

The Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language at a Young Age

Foreign language be learnt at preschool age?

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Why my daughter learnt Chinese at 3 years

“See, this is Rén 人 , mama, and it means people in Chinese,” said my toddler. I was more than happy that at 3 years old, my daughter was learning Chinese, and doing a good job at it.   Continue reading

What learning style does your child have? Seven styles of learning

What learning style does your child have? Does he/she learn by listening, seeing, or doing?

Many children do badly in school because their learning styles are different from what is used in their school. The problem today is Continue reading