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Boosting you Child’s Social Skills: How Photographs can Help

Boosting you Child’s Social Skills: How Photographs can Help Photographs have a way of capturing important moments and letting them live forever.  They have stories to tell and feelings are embedded in them. That’s why many people use something called “therapeutic photography” as a bridge to connect with their thoughts, memories and feelings. The wonderful thing […]

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Developing Confidence in your Child; Benefits of One-on-One Interaction; Boost your Child's Brain; Brain Development; Effective Parenting; How children learn, Exercise, TotTalk

How to Raise an Athlete: The 3 to 6 Year Window of Opportunity

How to Raise an Athlete: The 3 to 6 Year Window of Opportunity There is a whole array of very specific things that can be done to refine a child’s basic movement skills after the toddler years have passed. This is when children need to make a number of important discoveries about their bodies, what body parts can do, […]

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child development, Effective Parenting;, Parenting

Why it Helps to Think of Parenting as a Three-Wheeler: Part 3

Why it Helps to Think of Parenting as a Three-Wheeler: Part 3 Practica Parenting Wheel #2: The Parent as Teacher. Effective parents instinctively know that young children need plenty of one-on-one attention for them to flourish. Recent research findings confirm that children who have more one-on-one conversations with loving adults develop brain wiring that makes […]

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The Why’s and How’s of Picture Books

The Why’s and How’s of Picture Books Children benefit in a myriad of ways when parents read story books to them. But what about picture books? Think about the ones that display the meaning of words in the form of drawings or pictures – like the one in the Practica set. Why is a book like that valuable, […]

Blog - 5 more things - 18 June
Boost your child's Brain; Speech Development, Brain Development, Chatterbox Parents, Language, Language Development

Five More Things to Learn From Chatterbox Parents.

Five More Things to Learn From Chatterbox Parents. Have a look at our previous post to find out more about exactly what a chatterbox parent is and to read our list of the popular intro’s that chatterbox parents use. (We encourage you to focus on how much more comfortable it is to talk to a child […]

Practica Blog - The Practicals of Talking to Little Children
Boost your child's Brain; Speech Development, Brain Development, Chatterbox Parents, Language, Language Development

The Practicals of Talking to Little Children

The Practicals of Talking to Little Children   No matter how much you love being a parent, there’s always a day or two when you wish you had more training in the art of parenting. Let’s take, for example, talking to a baby, toddler or two year old. You may have firm convictions about the […]