International Music Day

🎶 It’s International Music Day 🎶 What is your child’s favourite type of music? Let us know in the comments! 🎹🥁🎷🎻🎸

Baby Talk

Listening to your baby babble is entertaining and adorable. But babbling also serves an important purpose in their overall language development. Coming before their first words, babbling often starts around 4 to 6 months of age and continues through the first year. You can encourage it by conversing with your baby, even though neither oneContinue reading “Baby Talk”

Language Development Up To 18 Months Old

💬 Language development checklist for parents of babies who have reached their 18 months old milestone 💬

How to help with my child’s language skills:

💬How can I help my child’s language skills?💬 1️⃣ Talk, talk, talk. Narrate the day as it evolves. Tell your child, for instance, “Now we’re going to take a bath. Can you feel the warm water on your belly? When we dry off, we’ll get dressed and take a walk.” 2️⃣ Read, read, read. It’sContinue reading “How to help with my child’s language skills:”

Language Development For Toddlers

✅ Language development checklist for parents of babies who have reached their 24 months / 2 years old milestone ✅

Autism Awareness Day

🧩 2 April is World Autism Awareness Day. 🧩 Did you know that CDC statistics revealed that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is 4.3 times more prevalent in boys than it is in girls? This is because girls “often go undiagnosed because they don’t fit autism stereotypes and they mask symptoms better than boys do,” accordingContinue reading “Autism Awareness Day”

World Water Day

It’s a day to educate, celebrate, reflect, and make a difference to water management in the world. Water is life. Save water save life. Life not only for humans but animals, birds, and plants too. Conserve water. Happy World Water Day! “If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” – LorenContinue reading “World Water Day”

How to deal with temper tantrums…

🤍 How To Deal With Temper Tantrums 🤍🚼 Feel free to share. #smileykids #preschool #southafrica #earlychildhooddevelopment #parenting #tempertantrum #tantrums #raisingthepreschoolbenchmark

Family Love

❤️🌈 If our love for you had a colour, it would be the whole rainbow ❤️🌈 #smileykids #preschool #southafrica #earlychildhooddevelopment #themonthoflove #raisingthepreschoolbenchmark #family

Why is touch important for babies?

Babies have a biological need for close physical affection. Nothing is more important to their emotional, physical and intellectual development than a comforting cuddle or a loving touch. What is certain is that babies who are cuddled, stroked and caressed are more likely to grow up to be loving social beings. They also gain independenceContinue reading “Why is touch important for babies?”

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