Language Immersion Programmes

Exposing junior to multiple languages via language immersion programmes offered by schools fuel their learning motivation. Read more

Experts Say – Getting Your Child to Listen

My daughter who is now four has begun to tell me that I keep telling her what to do and don’t give her choices. There are many times when she refuses to listen to me, even when I try to reason with her. Getting her to clear her toys can sometimes turn into a full-blown argument. How can I get her to listen to me without seeming too overbearing? Read more

Dealing with Your Child’s Fears and Phobias

From monsters in the dark to being afraid of animals, there may be a whole lot that your child has to deal with. Read more

Encouraging Literacy Development

Literacy is most commonly understood as reading and writing. But before children can read and write, they need to learn about sounds, words, language, books and stories. You have a vital role to play in helping your child with early literacy development. Read more

Experts Say – Learning Phonics

My son is four and he isn't doing too well in his phonics. We read to him every day but he's still having a tough time blending his words. Should I be worried? How else can I help him?  Read more

Experts Say: The Effects of Music on the Brain

I’m planning to sign my four-year-old up for music lessons but just what effect does music have on a child’s brain? Read more

8 Reasons Why Preschool Education Is Important

Have you ever wondered why so much emphasis is placed on preschool education? MH finds out why. Read more

Learning Through Play

Get a jumpstart on your preschooler’s learning with these fun activities.    Read more

How a Sleep Deficit Affects Your Child

Not enough sleep can mean that your child’s success in school may be affected. MH finds out how. Read more

Your Child’s First Pet

A dog or a cat? Bird or hamster? Goldfish in a bowl? Owning a pet can be a rewarding experience for your child. What makes a good first pet and is your child ready for it? MH susses out suitable choices for junior. Read more