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TV & Movies

5 Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from “Blaze and the Monster Machines”Sponsored content

I am always on the lookout for a worthwhile TV series for my kids, and Blaze and the Monster Machines ticks all the boxes. The series is aimed at preschoolers and features Blaze, a monster truck champion, and his driver, an eight-year-old boy named AJ. They use scientific know-how to tackle the various challenges that […]

Crafts for Kids

Design a Shimmer and Shine Flying Carpet!Sponsored content

Do your kids watch Shimmer and Shine on Nick Jnr? This is a new TV show for my kids and, I confess, I’ve found myself stopping to watch it on occasion too. It’s just that it’s so great to see a kid’s TV show that has fun, friendly, characters and lots of positive messages. Plus, […]

TV & Movies

5 STEAM Learning Opportunities with Rusty RivetsSponsored content

Every now and then you come across a new kid’s TV show that really impresses. Now, as a teacher I have quite a critical eye when it comes to my kid’s TV viewing, and if they have opportunities to think and learn while they’re watching – I’m happy. STEAM (an acronym for the subject areas […]

Parenting

Three Easy Educational Activities for Kids with PAW PatrolSponsored content

My four-year-old daughter Chloe is obsessed with learning. She is constantly practising her letters, numbers and using her negotiating skills. It was a struggle to find different learning platforms that enhance her love of education while also being fun and entertaining, until we found the show PAW Patrol. Chloe loves PAW Patrol, and it nurtures her interest […]