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Oakville’s Splash Pads are a great way to escape some of the season’s hottest weather and have FUN! With 16 locations across The City, there are plenty of opportunities to bring the kids out on a hot, sunny day. Most parks being operating in June and close in mid-September. Splash pads are a great fun way to […]

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Spring is in the air and fresh fruits and vegetables are on our minds. There are numerous economic, environmental and health benefits to eating foods that are locally grown, organic and sustainable. Local Farmers’ Markets provide the most FRESH FOOD which is DELICIOUS and a visit to the market is FUN for kids. Oakville Kids has organized a helpful list for you […]

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Five Fun Ways to Prevent Summer Brain Drain

By Sylvan Learning  The temperature is rising, school is out of session and the kids are excited to ditch their backpacks and get back to having fun. For many parents, summer poses the age old question: Now that my children are home all day, what am I going to do with them? The summer slump–the […]

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Registration time for 2017 summer camps in Oakville has arrived!  Now is an ideal time for parents to start researching and planning summer camps for their children. Registration for most camps opens before the snow melts and we recommend reserving your spots for July and August as soon as possible to ensure you have the […]

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Learning Potential Assessments with FASTRACKIDS

While researching for studies and applications to assess children’s learning style, we came across this brilliant testing procedure which has helped phenomenally to determine how kids will perform at their optimum learning potential. What is it FASTRACKIDS LEARNING POTENTIAL ASSESSMENT?  Based on Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligence, the FasTrack® Learning Potential Assessment (FLPA) is an assessment tool […]

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Charged Up! How We STEM Powered Our Kids

By 5minutesformom Hi! We’re Susan and Janice, twin mommy bloggers, of 5 Minutes for Mom. 5 Minutes for Mom is an essential go-to site for moms that entertains and informs while promoting the online mom community. Our daughters, Sophia, Julia, and Olivia, had an amazing opportunity to try out Sylvan Learning’s EDGE program. When we […]

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