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Finding Success with Afterschool Physical Education Programs | ED.gov Blog

Experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say school-age children should be physically active at least one hour a day. Most 9- to 13-year-olds do get their daily dose of physical activity, with more than three-quarters exercising throughout the week. 458 more words

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Music Therapy...

Last week I was lucky enough to attend the music therapy symposium as part of music therapy week.  I discovered the event whist scrolling through upcoming events on Eventbrite and it caught my interest as something I could really get a lot out of… and I was right.   680 more words

Early Childhood Education

Socks, Hats and Ooops!

My first experience of ‘Blue Hat, Green Hat’ by Sandra Boynton was ten years ago, reading with my then two year old nephew. The predictable text, repetitive cycle and sheer silliness of the book obviously appealed to him. 306 more words

Women breaking the silence

Discussing the epidemic of domestic violence that our country faces is incredibly important, however it is exceedingly important to know how the same type of violence affects women and children around the world. 374 more words

Early Childhood Education

Our very own cave baby

Recently I shared one of my favourite books, Cave Baby (Julia Donaldson & Emily Gravett) with Mr B ( 5 going on 30). I was concerned that a big kindergarten boy might think it too young, but his response to seeing Cave Baby was “Oh yeah, we had this book at my preschool, it’s a good one”. 286 more words

Whole Child - Health

A part of the whole child approach is making sure the children are living a healthy life, under everything that encompasses health.

One way that my class practices healthy living is through their food! 153 more words

TNCS Teachers and Admin Share School Memories, Part 2

As mentioned in TNCS Teachers and Admin Share School Memories a couple of weeks ago, with the 2015–2016 school year almost over, it’s a great time to reflect on all that… 747 more words

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