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How to set up Family Library for Kindle - PC Pro

How to set up Family Library for Kindle - PC Pro | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Follow our step-by-step guide to set up Amazon's new Family Library function to share ebooks free with your family
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Focus on play in kindergarten may improve grades - Reuters UK

(Reuters Health) - Training teachers to promote structured play among kindergarteners yields improved reading, vocabulary and math scores that persist into first grade, according to a new study.The technique,...
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How much should we be playing with our children? Emma Higginbotham ... - Cambridge News

How much should we be playing with our children? Emma Higginbotham ... - Cambridge News | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
A frazzled friend posed a question on Facebook last weekend. He's dad to a bright 6-year-old, and I could almost see his rictus grin and sweaty brow as he typed: 'How much do you play with your...
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A boarding school education in the country for children from inner city London - Telegraph.co.uk

A boarding school education in the country for children from inner city London - Telegraph.co.uk | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Inner-city children from south London are enjoying the benefits of the kind of boarding school education that would once have seemed out of reach
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Paperless Assessment in Early Years: apps and ideas to consider.

Paperless Assessment in Early Years: apps and ideas to consider. | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Using ICT has always reduced the time it takes me to organise my assessments and by having a note taking and photo gathering app, which creates a learning journey, the time it takes us to file has ...
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A bold reboot of classrooms around the world - The Independent

A bold reboot of classrooms around the world - The Independent | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Digital technology gives learners potential access to a wealth of knowledge and resources undreamed of in previous generations. Yet in the UK in 2014 we still talk about banning smartphones in classrooms, while students sit pen and paper exams.
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In pictures: Kids get sporty at Claires Court Holiday Club - Maidenhead Advertiser

In pictures: Kids get sporty at Claires Court Holiday Club - Maidenhead Advertiser | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Active children had a go at some unusual sports at Claires Court Holiday Club over half-term.
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Lots of spooky activities on offer for East Lancashire Halowe'en fans - Lancashire Telegraph

Lots of spooky activities on offer for East Lancashire Halowe'en fans - Lancashire Telegraph | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
HALLOWE’EN fans looking to take part in some spooky activities in East Lancashire this week won’t be left at a ‘dead end’.
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What to do: Spooky fun for kids at Squires Garden Centre - getwestlondon

What to do: Spooky fun for kids at Squires Garden Centre - getwestlondon | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Three suggestions of things to do with the kids this half term, including painting a glow in the dark skeleton for Hallloween.
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Geraldine Bedell :Children and Tech: We're Making a Mess of It - Huffington Post UK

Geraldine Bedell :Children and Tech: We're Making a Mess of It - Huffington Post UK | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
British children are among the least confident and creative online of any in Europe. They are also the most monitored and restricted, according to the prestigious EU KIds Online project*.
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New apps bring kids' playtime back to real world - Reuters

New apps bring kids' playtime back to real world - Reuters | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
TORONTO (Reuters) - Parents eager to get their children away from television and video screens can turn to new apps that get youngsters to learn while playing in the real world.New iPad and iPhone apps...
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Plenty of ideas for half-term fun in and around Ashbourne and Derbyshire - Ashbourne News Telegraph

Plenty of ideas for half-term fun in and around Ashbourne and Derbyshire - Ashbourne News Telegraph | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
WITH half-term looming at the end of October, many parents are looking for ideas for things to do and places to go. Here's our top list of ideas – if you know of any others please let us know....
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Web-savvy kids more 'resilient' to online threats - Telegraph.co.uk

Web-savvy kids more 'resilient' to online threats - Telegraph.co.uk | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Children who are allowed to manage their own online activity are more likely to be resilient to harmful content, research has found
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Why is my child not talking? - Telegraph.co.uk

Why is my child not talking? - Telegraph.co.uk | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
In the classrooms of today children are not just seen, but heard and listened to; if your child isn't talking, it's time to take notice, says Fiona Barry
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Hands-on learning with new iPads - Plymouth Herald

Hands-on learning with new iPads - Plymouth Herald | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
A PLYMOUTH primary school has plugged into the future after investing in 60 new iPads. St George's Church of England Primary Academy in Stonehouse is technologically richer having bolstered its...
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Applegrove's 'Wee Room' boost - Forres Gazette

Applegrove's 'Wee Room' boost - Forres Gazette | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
A local taxi driver raised £600 for the 'Wee Room' at Applegrove Primary School.
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Kids create spooky pumpkins in competition - Worthing Herald

Kids create spooky pumpkins in competition - Worthing Herald | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
CREATIVE kids in Sompting got into the Hallowe’en spirit last week and made the most gruesome pumpkins as part of a creepy competition.
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Encouraging children to innovate is key to future gaming success — and learning - VentureBeat

Encouraging children to innovate is key to future gaming success — and learning - VentureBeat | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Excessive multitasking and unnecessary mental restrictions can kill a child's potential. Avoid them.
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Let the Children Play! - Why Children Should Be Playing Outside This Winter - Huffington Post UK

Let the Children Play! - Why Children Should Be Playing Outside This Winter - Huffington Post UK | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
I believe that technology isn't the problem, the problems is that as parents, we are failing to manage our children's recreational time effectively.
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24 Things You Could Do After Maternity Leave - Huffington Post UK

24 Things You Could Do After Maternity Leave - Huffington Post UK | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Please don't stop at dreaming. Do something about it. There really are loads of opportunities out there which will help you to change your life for the better. I've distilled some of these ideas into a handy list for you.
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Swap a tablet for a blue tit in half-term birds awareness campaign - Get Surrey

Swap a tablet for a blue tit in half-term birds awareness campaign - Get Surrey | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Families are being encouraged to unplug from their digital devices for a day in support of Britain's wild birds
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Guide to Halloween 2014 events in Hull and East Riding - Hull Daily Mail

Guide to Halloween 2014 events in Hull and East Riding - Hull Daily Mail | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Stuck for what to do this Halloween? Fear not. From half-term fun for the kids to paranormal investigations, our guide has it all. Add your Halloween event by emailing paul.johnson@hulldailymail.co.uk...
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Five spooktastic events for children and families this Halloween - Gazette Live

Five spooktastic events for children and families this Halloween - Gazette Live | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Half-term events are suitable for children and families and take place across the region
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Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code - The Guardian (blog)

Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code - The Guardian (blog) | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
If education shifted the focus from learning computing language to the building process itself, a world of creativity could be unleashed
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Vandals target children's performing arts centre - WalesOnline

Vandals target children's performing arts centre - WalesOnline | My Child Learns UK | Scoop.it
Volunteers and children left shaken after Kidz R Us in Tredegar is trashed
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