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17 May · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

5 Tips for Defusing a Temper Tantrum

5 Helpful Tips for Defusing Your Kid’s Temper Tantrums Temper tantrums are an unfortunate (but unavoidable) aspect of raising children, particularly those aged 1-4. Why? Because children of these ages haven’t yet learned how to manage their emotions.   Why Do Kids Have Tantrums?   Children between 1 and 2 tend to have tantrums when …

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10 May · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

The Benefits of Learning a New Language to Young Children

The Importance of Learning a New Language as a Child In the past, early educators and parents would recommend against having a child be exposed to more than one language until they fully developed their language skills, as they believed the different languages would confuse the child and delay their development.   Nowadays, this subject …

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10 May · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Sneaking Veggies into Children’s Favourite Foods

2 Delicious Ways to Sneak Veggies Into Kids’ Fave Foods Children are often fussy eaters, and some will even pick out grated and diced veggies from pie fillings and pasta sauce, which makes maintaining their diets healthy a headache. As a parent, you want to make sure your child is getting the right nutrition, and …

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10 May · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: How to Make Personalised Wrapping Paper

How to Make Personalised Wrapping Paper Once your kid hits school age, or once they start attending an early education centre, their social lives skyrocket. There are birthday parties more often than you can keep up with, and so, most parents just keep a stack of age appropriate gifts hidden away for times of emergency. …

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10 May · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

The Benefits of Yoga for Children

The Amazing Benefits of Yoga For Children The early years of a child’s life are extremely important for their emotional, cognitive, and physical development, and will have a significant impact on the adult they will become. Having your child participate in stimulating programs and activities such as yoga, gives them the opportunity to develop all …

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