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Role play is important for social, emotional, and intellectual development. Have a look at some of the fun ideas we have thought of for incorporating role play or pretend play into your child's day.

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I often hear parents concerned about how many numbers, letters, or colours, their toddler can master – worried that this will reflect their ability to succeed as an adult. However there is something far more important that education specialists look for in young children, and that is Executive Function.

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This week we look at the often forgotten milestones of fine motor skills. We round out the blog with 10 ideas to strengthen fine motor development.

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Gross motor (physical) skills require whole body movement and involve the large (core stabilising) muscles of the body to perform everyday functions. This includes activities such as standing, walking, running, and sitting upright. It also includes eye-hand coordination skills such as ball skills (throwing, catching, and kicking).

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