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The beach: Sensory haven or nightmare?

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Education blog|

The blowing wind and sea sand... stimulate the touch sensors The sound of the sea, waves and people... stimulate the hearing sensors The smells of the sea, suntan lotion, kelp... stimulate the smell sensors Put [...]

Reducing sensory overload for moms, babies and toddlers

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Education blog|

For mothers with small babies: * Rest when your baby sleeps. You need it, deserve it and will be a better mother as a result!* Take time out to de-stress: read, watch a movie, shop, [...]

Boosting your child’s motor development and learning

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Education blog|

Children learn through movement and experiencing their worlds in a three dimensional format.  Movement is the most important building block for learning, concentration, language and academic skills. Please, please, please send your children outside as [...]

Tips for improving your child’s concentration

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Education blog|

Eye contact If you need your child’s attention, look him/her in the eyes and give the necessary instruction when you are sure you have his/her attention. You will be far more successful in getting the [...]

Sensory activities for learning and fun

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Education blog|

Limit TV or computer time.  It is passive visual learning only and impact on our children’s learning and development. olidays. I got a great idea from a friend last week; my 8-year old play station [...]

Sensory intelligent tips to get your toddler to eat

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Education blog|

See - smell - touch - taste This is part of the developmental sequence when learning to eat. First experience food through what it looks like, then smelling it, touching it, and finally putting it [...]