Helpful articles on parenting and child development.
These helpful articles are written by experts in early childhood and pre-school learning to offer you support as your child grows and develops. Find out more about your child’s growing independence, how they find out about and understand the world around them, and along the way enjoy being creative and physical, discovering words and numbers. Each article offers links to related CBeebies programmes and online activities, giving you ways to extend the experience and learning opportunity for your child.
Children love to get mucky in the garden and explore the nature around them.
Whether it’s a cat, dog or hamster; caring for an animal can provide a valuable life experience for your child as well as helping them to develop a sense of responsibility.
Help on teaching your child to 'play nicely' with others.
Should you let your child spend time in front of a TV or computer screen?
Learn techniques to ensure your toddler gets off to the right start with tablets.
Keep your kids safe on the internet with these easy-to-follow tips for computers, phones and tablets.
Learning geography encourages children to use their natural curiosity and imagination.
There are so many opportunities for your child to learn within the home environment, particularly in the kitchen.
Outdoor play gets kids fitter and healthier as well as making them think!
Understand what’s going on in your 2-4 year old’s mind, and support their emotional and social development.
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