What to do when your child says “I can’t!”
All people come with a unique set of skills and abilities – it’s what makes our human race so wonderfully diverse. For children, it can be difficult to accept that...Read more
Let them work with real tools: Key factor in your child's growth
Have you ever watched a two-year-old with a hammer? I’m not talking about a brightly colored plastic hammer that makes squeaking noises when you hit something with it. No. I...Read more
The Endless Benefits of Nature Play
A survey conducted in the UK revealed that over half of British adults found that their fondest childhood memories involved play and exploration outdoors. In recent times, there have been...Read more
How Sand Play Benefits Learning?
Have you ever visited a child care centre or preschool? One thing you are sure to find there is a purpose-built sand play area or ‘sandpit’. It is no secret...Read more
The Importance of Play for Building 21st Century Skills
Most education professionals know and understand that the early years of education are crucial for developing the foundational learning that determines a child’s future success in the workplace. These years...Read more
The Benefits of Open-Ended Play Materials
Have you ever sat and observed a group of children playing in a sandpit? You might notice that one child is mixing a stew of sand, leaves and water while...Read more
Reducing anxiety and stress through sand play – it’s not just for kids!
Sand play boasts a huge range of benefits, from encouraging creativity to improving fine motor skills. But there is one particular benefit that arguably outweighs all of the others –...Read more