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November 2022
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Bedtime stories for girls

What do your daughters or granddaughters like to read about? Stories about princesses, unicorns, fairies or about clever women who changed the world? Find the right fairy tales that will interest your little princess, superhero or future scientist.

November 2022
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My child is bored again! Tips and tricks for coping with boredom

Have you ever thought about what boredom really is, or about why you get bored? Boredom is a signal that the activity you are engaged in is not, for whatever reason, currently satisfying you. Perhaps you find it uninteresting, or you’ve been doing it for too long, or you’re tired.

November 2022
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Children and loss - when children grieve

What’s the best way of speaking to children about divorce? Or preparing them for moving house? Or explaining what death is? These are issues we’re often reluctant to consider ourselves, let alone discuss with children. They are associated with difficult situations that we adults don’t find easy to deal with ourselves.

November 2022
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Halloween, All Souls’ Day, or the Day of the Dead? Six questions for children.

Carved pumpkins! Spooky candles! Scary costumes! Children always look forward to Halloween.

November 2022
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10 lessons from Aesop's fables that are even more relevant today than ever before

You have surely heard about Aesop's fables and probably read some of them: either when you were a child, or later as an adult.

October 2022
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20+ Autumn Activities With Kids

Autumn doesn't just have to be about rapidly shortening days and moodiness from rainy weather and muddy roads. Autumn will be just as we make it. And we could learn a lot about it from children.

November 2022
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Cinderella in Three Thousand Ways - Part 1

Usually, fairy tales acquire their own character by adapting to regional customs, traditions, and cultures. Over time, they also change due to the influence of developing cultures and shifts in social and political conditions.

October 2022
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How to create your own audiobook fairytale

There are a number of sources where you can find ready-made audio stories. But how about making your own recording that combines your voice and sound effects?

October 2022
3
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5 Science Lessons that Kids Can Learn from Stories

Some people think science is a boring subject, although this is far from the truth! Science offers us many ways to better understand our world and the important discoveries that have shaped the lives of human beings over thousands of years.