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Dinosaur: Getting to Know the Gallimimus The dinosaur Gallimimus is probably best recognised from the appearance in the 1st outing of the Jurassic Park films. Yes, they were the Ostrich like dinos which were seen flocking together in their attempts to evade a Tyrannosaurus Rex attack which sadly failed, as one of them wasn’t quite …

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How to Select Safe and Age Appropriate Toys Children undergo different stages of development as they move from infancy to preschooler phase. At all the different stages, their preferences for toys change. Parents should understand the changes in their behavior and support them so that they learn and progress in each stage as easily as …

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One Simple Way To Deflect Your Child’s Tantrums Squealing children are a phenomenon no number of parenting books can prepare you for. The advice and ideas disseminated are more than fair, but it’s another thing to feel your own blood boil and try and keep a levelled voice while you child near spits his/her anger …

January 16th is National Thank Your Mentor Day

Crash Course in Phonics Reading out loud with your children is a good strategy for them to hear you read as well as themselves. The goal is to help the child read more fluently, teaching kids to read the way we speak. Are You Ready For a Second Child? Tips For What Comes Next Nobody …