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Issue 88 | 09 February 2017

Latest parenting news

Youngest in class double as likely to be medicated for ADHD

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Curtin University researchers have established that the youngest children in West Australian classrooms are more likely than their older classmates to receive medication for ADHD...
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Adopted babies remember their birth language

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New research has discovered that early language learning in children adopted internationally can be subconsciously retained, even when they can no longer remember the learning experience...
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Good relationships with parents help kids’ health decades later in their lives

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Growing up in a well-off home can benefit a child’s physical health even decades later — but a lack of parent-child warmth, or the presence of abuse, may eliminate...
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How to help your kids with maths

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With recent reports showing Australian performance in Mathematics has stagnated over the years, Dr Catherine Attard from Western Sydney University believes the new school year...
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Girls less likely to associate their gender with ‘brilliance’ by 6 years old!

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By the age of 6, girls become less likely than boys to associate brilliance with their own gender. This could have an immediate impact on their interest level in activities...
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New and requested by our readers

10 ways to play with a scarf for babies to preschoolers

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Playing with scarves is a fun and educational activity for toddlers and babies to develop motor skills, maths skills and persistence.
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Fine motor skills in kids and how to develop them

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Get an overview of child developmental milestones for fine motor skills including writing, drawing, feeding, hand washing and other self care tasks.
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How pregnancy affects your sleep

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Sleep is vital for a healthy pregnancy. Have you considered how your changing body affects your slumber and things you can do to get a good night’s sleep?
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Our competitions this week

Win 1 of 25 double passes for THE SPACE BETWEEN US

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Competition winners

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The winners  of the Smiggle Funky Junior Backpacks and the Twirlywoos Soft Toys have been announced.
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Valentine’s day fun with your kids

You and me time vouchers

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Show your love with these special you and me vouchers (free printable, blank ones too!)
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Valentine sport games, crafts and educational games

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Valentine’s day easy crafts

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Famous quotes about LOVE

Children spell love with four letters T-I-M-E
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Henry Ward Beecher

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