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COPING WITH BACK TO SCHOOL ANXIETY

Six Ways Parents can Help to Decrease Anxiety The Webster’s Dictionary defines anxiety as: Worried about what may happen Worried about future events Anxiety is a kind of early warning system. A child reaches the state of anxiety when he or she feels that their world is out of kilter. When the child is returning to […]

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WHEN SHOULD MY CHILD TAKE AN INTEREST IN READING?

The benefits of reading to your children are well documented. While it’s a good idea to do many other things to enhance your child’s education, reading is a simple yet effective way to boost brainpower while bonding with your child. Here are just a few of the many benefits. Reading to children increases their vocabularies. […]

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ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE – SCIENCE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL PREVIEW

“The Science of Rock ‘N’ Roll” is the newest exhibit at The Ontario Science Centre. The exhibit explores how science revolutionized music through interactive presentations & activities all ages can enjoy. Make sure to check out the Mississauga Kids video preview above, and enter our contest for an amazing prize pack here. See artefacts from […]

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CHARTING PATHWAYS TO EDUCATION SUCCESS

Oakville students learn their ABCs and then the alliterative three R’s – reading, writing and arithmetic – but before any of that can happen, parents must be schooled in their JK/SKs, FIs, EQAOs, OSSLTs, IBs, and APs. On their learning journeys, they might also encounter IEPs and various iterations of ESL, and later graduate to […]

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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR GRADES IN FRENCH BY LEARNING DIFFERENTLY

In a world where people speak more than one language and in a nation where both English and French are the official languages, why not giving also the chance to your child to be more successful in the future, not only academically but also in his/her career? Did you know that: French and English are […]

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FIVE EASY TIPS TO ENCOURAGE SUMMER READING

Summer vacation can tempt children away from books for months on end and lead them to fall victim to summer learning loss. Research shows that summer months without any learning activities can cause academic set-backs for school-age children. Summer reading is the key to avoiding this learning loss. Jenn Heckman of Sylvan Learning in Oakville says, “Summer […]

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