Is my child ‘normal’?
Every parent thinks their child is a genius and is also simultaneously worried about their child’s development. Teacher Tom explains the giant range of ‘normal’ and why that doesn’t matter…
How grit and perseverance are developed through play
We all want our children to develop a certain kind of grit and perseverance that will help them do well in life but we so often go about this the…
What to say instead of ‘be careful’
We are all guilty of telling our children to be careful, but when we say this to a child, how do they interpret what we are saying?
Why you need to encourage your child to question authority
This video looks at how by questioning authority, our children are learning things in their own way.
What you need to be mindful of when playing with children
Teacher Tom describes the best way for adults to play with children that doesn’t disrupt their natural zone or flow.
Why it’s a good idea to share with your friends
Sometimes sharing can be a really difficult thing to do. In this video Teacher Tom talks about why it's a really good idea to share with the people around you.
When you get into a fight with one of your friends
We all get into fights with our friends from time to time. Tom shares so good ideas of what you can do when you are in a fight with your…
Fights with friends: When getting mad is not so bad
Teacher Tom gives kids some good advice about arguing with friends and how it can be a path to somewhere better in your friendship.