By the time your kid reaches preschool age, he must have seen money countless times. You also may have been facing difficulty in imparting the knowledge of value of money to him. There could be hundreds of questions in his mind about money whereby he hasnít reach the level of articulation to put his questions into sentences and direct them to you.
Questions such as:
∑ Why mummyís money from that machine never seem to deplete? ∑ When will I get to withdraw my own money just like a
Sibling rivalry is easily identified. If you noticed, your child may often push, shout, or even vie for your attention. Being self-centered, they would often think that things seldom go their way and often utter the phrase ĎThatís not fair!í. This can happen in any family with two children or more. Undeniably, it even happen to us when we were young ourselves.
Most of the time, sibling rivalry begins when older child notices the arrival of a newborn. She does
We know you canít help it. You loved your younger child more. He seems to capture your heart, make jokes and entertain everyone. He speaks adorably and you feel like you want to give the whole world to him. He mimics Barney songs just the way it should be you think that heís going to be a superstar when he grows up.
Your older child on the other hand is a picky eater, talks back and often misbehave. She does not doing well in school and you felt so embarrassed. Would you
Yes, we all know itís school holidays. We are trying our best to keep the kids occupied. But are you constantly out of idea on how to manage them when they tell you ĎMummy, I have nothing to do?í Worse still, bad weather keeps you away from outdoor activity. But fret not, I had come up with 15 ideas which you can keep your kids occupied Ė all for the indoor lovers!
1. Show them your craft skills. If you have notít got any, I have some kids craft basics all ready for you.
2. Bring them to the public library and stock up your books. You can read them
As an adult, the general rule is 8 glasses of water per day. Whatís about little kids? Ever wonder how much water your child needs a day? Or do you monitor at all? The answer is that water requirement varies according their body weight, level of physical activity and weather.
Formula for water intake according to body weight:
To convert ounce to liter, multiply it with 0.0295. To convert pound to kg, multiply 0.453.
For e.g. Jenny, 4, 34pound ų 2 = 17 ounce. Therefore,
Are you struggling to get your child to brush everyday? Would you like to cultivate good habits of starting your child to take greens everyday? A great way to encourage positive behavior is to use a Reward Chart.
If you have not already started a reward chart for your preschooler, it is a great time to do so. A reward chart is used to encourage positive behavior from a child by rewarding stickers. A reward chart is also known as a good girl or good boy chart and can be used as early as 2.5 years
Congratulations! The time has come for your child to start attending pre-school. Whilst this is a new milestone in your little oneís journey, some kids (and even parents) face separation anxiety at the thought of having to be away from their comfort zone for a few hours each day surrounded by strangers.
A few years ago, I was not unlike you and my son was not unlike your child. Sure, not every kid has separation anxiety, but more often than not, most kids do. Itís a part of growing up and this is when they need reassurance from you whilst learning to be independent. It is also time for you to learn how to cut loose some apron strings