building your child’s brain

Move to Learn boosts reading and physical literacy for preschoolers

Move to Learn boosts reading and physical literacy for preschoolers
December 8, 2016 2 Comments »

Pilot program has been offered in four Southern Ontario communities Read More »

Babies who don’t develop proper motor skills may suffer academically down the road

Babies who don’t develop proper motor skills may suffer academically down the road
December 23, 2015 No Comments »

The important relationship between movement and cognition Read More »

Help your kids develop the happiness skill

Help your kids develop the happiness skill
September 7, 2015 No Comments »

It doesn't just happen, it can be cultivated Read More »

How to support the ‘air traffic control system’ of your child’s brain

How to support the ‘air traffic control system’ of your child’s brain
September 8, 2014 No Comments »

Help them focus, plan, and respond to changing circumstances Read More »

Active play for preschoolers

Active play for preschoolers
September 4, 2014 2 Comments »

Young children learn best when there is no direct "teaching" of skills Read More »

Why relationships are so important when building a child’s brain

Why relationships are so important when building a child’s brain
July 16, 2014 2 Comments »

Nurturing helps a child’s brain reach its full potential Read More »

Active play experiences help young children develop physical literacy

Active play experiences help young children develop physical literacy
April 7, 2014 4 Comments »

Both structured and unstructured activities are important Read More »

Build your child’s brain by giving them lots of experiences to explore

Build your child’s brain by giving them lots of experiences to explore
March 20, 2014 No Comments »

Children learn by actively using their five senses Read More »

AfL Mini-Games: How your kids can speed skate at home

AfL Mini-Games: How your kids can speed skate at home
February 12, 2014 No Comments »

Wear wool socks and learn to “glide” around the floor Read More »

Building your child’s brain through physical literacy

Building your child’s brain through physical literacy
December 2, 2013 No Comments »

The importance of regular activity in a child's physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development Read More »