Top reasons your child needs to spend outdoors

Research shows that kids today spend half the amount of time outside that their parents did, despite the fact that most parents with children from the ages of 14 believe that their kids should spend more time outdoors. With the December holidays approaching your children are going to be home for a while and need … Read moreTop reasons your child needs to spend outdoors

Core Brain Development provides assistance with learning difficulties

Core Brain Development, situated in Port Elizabeth, is an exercise-based intervention for learning difficulties, such as Dyslexia, ADD, ADHD and Asperger Syndrome. We base our programme on many years of research involving the Cerebellum. Recent research has suggested that the reason for learning and attention difficulties is due to the underdevelopment of the Cerebellum. Parents tend … Read moreCore Brain Development provides assistance with learning difficulties

Caterpillar Kids has over 100 party themes

Perfect Party Venue Organising a children’s party can be very stressful but Caterpillar Kids, located in 129 Fordyce Rd, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, offers a great venue with over 100 party themes. Selmarie Wessels, the new owner of Caterpillar Kids, says, “We have a great venue that is ideal for kids younger than six years of … Read moreCaterpillar Kids has over 100 party themes

Mr Jump will take your kids’ parties to greater heights

Mr Jump not only offers the best selection at the best prices in Port Elizabeth, but also a great birthday party experience for your child. Jumping castles have been a traditional item to have at kids’ birthday parties for many years. They are a fun and exciting way for kids to play as well as … Read moreMr Jump will take your kids’ parties to greater heights

XpertMinds can help your child work smarter

Is your child struggling to keep up with their classes? Does your child become frustrated when doing homework or when stuck on a problem for a long time? Well with the help from the team XpertMinds in Port Elizabeth, your child will develop a way to work smarter, not harder. Tessa de Jager, has been … Read moreXpertMinds can help your child work smarter

Achievement is really all in the mind

Henry Ford was a business magnate and founder of the Ford Motor Company. One of his famous quotes is, “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” This idea is similar to research conducted by Carol Dweck and her colleagues 30 years ago.They were interested in people’s underlying beliefs about learning, … Read moreAchievement is really all in the mind

Seen but not Heard – teaching the introverted child

The term introvert was coined in the 1920s by psychologist Carl Jung to describe a person who becomes emotionally and physically worn out from being around people a long time.  Introverted kids are often misunderstood and are viewed as standoffish, rude or anxious, and many are mislabeled as shy. Shyness and introversion aren’t the same thing. It … Read moreSeen but not Heard – teaching the introverted child

Protecting your child in a dangerous online world

The online world is a treacherous obstacle course filled with deep and harmful craters.  Even more so for children who often can’t distinguish friend from foe. According to Bitdefender’s Teen and Online Threats Report, December 2017, seven out of 10 teenagers have strangers on their online friends’ lists and worse, seven out 10 interact with … Read moreProtecting your child in a dangerous online world