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13 ideas to reduce constant sibling fighting

13 ideas to reduce constant sibling fighting

Whether it’s fighting over the TV remote, or who is using what colour texta, or bigger issues like power dynamics between older and younger siblings, sibling rivalry affects all of us at one point or another in our lives, and as parents it can drive us crazy when all our kids seem to do is fight. We asked Developing Minds to talk us through some ideas on how to encourage our kids to get along and what to do and say when we need to intervene. 

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What is Separation Anxiety and how can we help?

What is Separation Anxiety and how can we help?

Separation anxiety is the most commonly diagnosed anxiety disorder in children with approximately 4-5% of children ‘meeting the criteria’ for a separation anxiety disorder. We asked Developing Minds to talk us through possible causes and how to help children who feel anxious when apart from their parents or care givers.

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Adelaide’s Best Kids Cooking Classes

Adelaide’s Best Kids Cooking Classes

Stressed about too much egg shell in the batter, or just don’t know where to start with teaching the kids how to cook simple, easy recipes? Check out Adelaide’s best kids cooking classes and get the professionals involved! (Pssst… and you won’t have to do the clean up!!)

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Decoding the secret to reading and writing at St Peter’s Woodlands

Decoding the secret to reading and writing at St Peter’s Woodlands

St Peter’s Woodlands has introduced a new literacy program for its ELC, Reception, Year 1 and 2 classes, Let’s Decode. As the only Independent school in SA running the evidence-based program, after just five months, they are already seeing some remarkable results. Typically, students who attend schools running the Let’s Decode program are reading proficiently by the end of Year 2.

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Getting the low down on unhealthy foods

Getting the low down on unhealthy foods

National surveys show that kids are currently eating up to 8 times the recommended daily intake of unhealthy foods. Try these tips for families to see how you can make small changes to reduce unhealthy food in your household!

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STAY INFORMED AND GO BEHIND THE NEWS WITH BTN CLASSROOM!

STAY INFORMED AND GO BEHIND THE NEWS WITH BTN CLASSROOM!

STAY INFORMED AND GO BEHIND THE NEWS WITH BTN CLASSROOM! BTN is creating even more education focused content this term… Still national and still all made in SA! Our favourite news source BTN now has a Teachers tab and a Subjects tab on their homepage and YouTube...

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HISTORY FESTIVAL POETRY TAKEOVER CHALLENGE OPEN FOR ENTRIES

HISTORY FESTIVAL POETRY TAKEOVER CHALLENGE OPEN FOR ENTRIES

SOUTH AUSTRALIA‘S YOUNG POETS TAKE OVER
 - History Festival Poetry Takeover Challenge open for entries Throughout May 2020, the History Trust of South Australia is inviting budding poets in years 4 to 11 to participate in the History Trust’s first ever online poetry...

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MINI MAD THINGS ISO CRAFT KITS!

MINI MAD THINGS ISO CRAFT KITS!

MINI MAD THINGS ISO CRAFT KITS! MINI MAD craft kits are brimming with crafty fun ready for you to get creative at home! The kits are designed inspire open-ended creativity. With their range of beautiful, engaging materials, you can either follow the Mini Mad Things...

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WHAT IS SHARENTING? THE TROUBLING BEHAVIOUR BY LOVING PARENTS

WHAT IS SHARENTING? THE TROUBLING BEHAVIOUR BY LOVING PARENTS

WHAT IS SHARENTING? THE TROUBLING BEHAVIOUR BY LOVING PARENTS Troubling behaviour by loving parents ‘Sharenting’ is a word now so overused and ‘punny’ that it actually undermines the important cause the term was originally coined to highlight. Sharenting - for those...

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AGSA DELIVERS ONLINE EXPERIENCES, ARTMAKING AND EVENTS

AGSA DELIVERS ONLINE EXPERIENCES, ARTMAKING AND EVENTS

AGSA delivers online experiences, artmaking and events The Art Gallery of South Australia is responding to its temporary closure with enhanced digital experiences for audiences to engage with its collection, exhibitions and their own artmaking online. AGSA now offers...

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THE SHOW MUST GO ON(LINE) – WINDMILL @HOME!

THE SHOW MUST GO ON(LINE) – WINDMILL @HOME!

THE SHOW MUST GO ON(LINE) - WINDMILL @HOME! Welcome to Windmill at Home. A new online platform that hopes to bring a little bit of Windmill joy into your home. Windmill believe that good stories bring people together and can make even the darkest days brighter. They...

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