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Instant Baby Sleep

Help Your Baby to Sleep Better

Did you know that an infant’s brain is more active than a college student’s brain? Looking around and taking in surroundings through the senses is how baby becomes aware of our world. This curiosity has its place but babies don’t now when to stop which hampers their ability to fall …

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Bad Children or Bad Parenting?

BAD CHILDREN? There has been a lot of media coverage recently on some of the horrific things children are doing to other children. Not long ago I received an email from a close friend, who was shocked to hear that at a children’s party, in her neighborhood, two fourteen year …

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A Video for my Son

Below is a video I made for my Son, celebrating the first six months of his life. He is an incredibly happy and friendly little boy, always smiling and laughing and he brings joy to every person who meets him. Everyone is constantly amazed at his ready smile, confidence and …

How to be an Effective Father

Dr David Molapo is an internationally recognized motivational speaker and management consultant. He has worked with many high profile people including former South African president Nelson Mandela. He holds two of South Africa’s most prestigious awards: the ‘Young Achiever of the Year’ and the ‘Four Outstanding South Africans’ Award. He …

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Teaching Children about Time

Here are a few pointers that I use in the classroom to teach my learners about “Time”. These guidelines are particularly for young pupils (Grades 1, 2 and 3), but you can apply these to older students by extending the number ranges or making sure that your older child knows …