Emotional competence is an important life skill. Children with a high level of emotional competence, tend to have more friends, do better at school, and are more likely to help others.
The family of a little girl from Orlando Florida have released footage, through their lawyers, of their daughter being arrested.
The Department of Basic Education is to table a bill that will make schooling two years prior to Grade 1 compulsory
Firstly, teachers’ most fundamental needs must be addressed.
How mom and baby can survive the first day of pre-school.
With Olympic swimming legend and CEO of The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation South Africa, Ryk Neethling.

Baby Should we just let them play?

Anyone who’s ever watched a toddler play with water and different-sized containers has seen play-based learning in action.

Our Kids 10 ways to encourage your child to talk to you

I’ve been pondering this question for a while now. I suspect that, as my kids get older, they might not always want to tell me what’s in their hearts.

Baby How to (gently) get your child to brush their teeth

The key is starting early, from the first tooth.

Baby 5 cognitive learning examples that enhance critical thinking in your child

How you as a parent can guide your child’s learning.

Baby Overcoming meal times with picky eaters

Research suggests that with time and without pressure, most children will accept new foods.

Our Kids Does your child tell lies? Here’s why

A study found that asking young children aged three to four years to look at themselves in a mirror while asking them about a potential misdeed significantly increased their truth-telling.

Our Kids Tips for getting your kids to read and have fun while doing it

Reading for pleasure helps kids in a number of ways.

Our Kids How to get children to eat a rainbow of fruit and vegetables

Kids should be eating fruits and vegetables from all colours of the rainbow.

Our Kids Fun with rhymes and word play helps children learn to read

Isn’t it weird that some words don’t rhyme that look like they should, like wood and food?

Our Kids Mark your calendars: ‘PAW Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure’ is coming to SA

‘PAW Patrol’ will make its South African debut in April 2020.

Our Kids 5 must-see family movies to watch in cinemas this holiday season

The Parenty team picks the must-watch kid- (and adult) friendly movies for the festive season.

Our Kids 5 reasons to watch Netflix’s ‘Klaus’ this holiday

‘A selfish postman and a reclusive toymaker form an unlikely friendship, delivering joy to a cold, dark town that desperately needs it.’

Baby Christmas with honest toys’ Rosa Krauss

If (like us) you’re pulling a lastminute.com on Christmas 2019, you’re gonna wanna listen to this week’s episode. Stay chill, calm your farm and pour yourself a gluhwein, guys, because we are NOT losing sleep over gifts this year.

Our Kids The holiday season is not full of cheer for all families

Parenting a child with special needs? Desirae Pillay gives some ideas on how to cope with the upcoming holiday season.



 


 

 

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