Articles tagged with: Family

Re-building a child’s resilience - turning cry into try

Posted in Camping

Re-building a child’s resilience - turning cry into try

Chances are that your favourite memory of school is of going to Camp. No uniform, loads of challenging and fun activities, and uninterrupted time with friends was the perfect way to spend a few days. What you didn’t realise was that the activities were all helping you build your resilience. The skills you learned on Camp would serve you through your teenage and adult years.

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How Validation and Positive Language Affects Children

Posted in Childcare

Research shows that consistent positive or consistent negative experiences create neural pathways in developing brains that teach children how to feel about themselves, and what to expect from those around them. Here's how positive reframes and validating statements can change the way your children think. 

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Learning outdoors - how camping teaches kids resilience

Posted in Camping

You've heard the saying "the world is your oyster". We say the world is your classroom! Here's how camping can help your kids learn and grow in a world where 'smart' and 'smart phone' can feel like one and the same.

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