Category Archives: Parenting

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 The Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language at a Young Age

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

Help Your Child Choose A Career

Help your child choose a career
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How can you help your child choose his/her career?

The world is changing in a mind-boggling, fast pace, and most parents nowadays find it difficult to provide adequate guidance to their children on how to navigate this increasingly complicated world. Continue reading Help Your Child Choose A Career

What does ‘texting’ do to our children?

texting and children
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They are texting. They are on Instagram. They are on Facebook.

Sounds familiar?

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends a maximum of two hours of screen time for children. However, studies show that children spend as much as seven to nine hours on their smart phones, mainly texting and gaming. Continue reading What does ‘texting’ do to our children?