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School Closure Camps Being Offered in GTA

Due to the rotating school closures announced by ETFO that affect YRDSB and TDSB, here's a list of companies offering day camps for children on affected days.
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The Power Book: What is it, Who has it and Why?

With this inspiring and brightly illustrated guide to power, learn about the different types of power, what it means to have power, and what you can do with your own power to create positive change in the world,

Greta and the Giants

This inspiring picture book retells the story of Nobel Peace Prize nominee Greta Thunberg—the Swedish teenager who has led a global movement to raise awareness about the world’s climate crisis.

Play, Make, Create, A Process-Art Handbook

Packed with fun, edifying, and joyful art experiences,Play, Make, Createis filled with simple, yet powerful, "art invitations" that are focused on 'themakinganddoing,' not just the final projects.
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5 Ways To Score Full Marks On a Math Test…Without Actual Grades!

Research has shown that by the age of 6, many kids have already decided that they can’t do math! 5 ways we can celebrate mathematical successes.

Transform Difficult Homework into an Academic Opportunity

Parents can feel frustrated when their child struggles with homework; however, research shows that not ‘getting’ homework—at first—is a key moment in children’s academic development.

How to Avoid The Dreaded ‘Summer Slide’

Summer vacation offers a welcome escape from homework and non-stop school routine. Yet eight weeks without any reading, writing & arithmetic can negatively impact a young mind.
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Cool Box: Best Back to School Lunch Boxes

Looking for a lunch box that's practical yet fun and stylish? These cool lunch boxes will actually get your kids excited about Back to School!

The Best Backpacks for Back to School

Check out our favourite backpacks for pre-schoolers, big kids, and more. Heading back to school has never been so stylish...

Let's Do Lunch

Everything from bottles, to snack containers, and eco-friendly finds. Here are cute lunch accessories you can't live without!
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How to Teach Kids to be Kind Through Cooking

We live in a society where the prevalence of bullying and exclusion is at an all-time high, especially among youth. Here's how cooking can teach kindness to children.

Cooking as a Family in 2019!

Why not make a Family New Year’s Resolution this year to get everyone in the kitchen to help with meal preparation? Learn tips so kids can get in the habit of being involved in the kitchen.

Beat Morning Mayhem!

The secret to surviving morning chaos lies in what gets done the night before!
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School Closure Camps Being Offered in GTA

Due to the rotating school closures announced by ETFO that affect YRDSB and TDSB, here's a list of companies offering day camps for children on affected days.

World's Largest Rubber Duck Returns to Toronto for Redpath Waterfront Festival!

The festival is bringing back Mama Duck, who is six stories tall and weighs 30,000 pounds, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the festival.

IKEA Launches its Soft Toy Drawing Competition

Parents can submit their child’s drawing online by November 21 for a chance to have the drawing transformed into a real life IKEA soft toy.
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Mad Science Summer Camps - Best of 2019 Winner

Mad Science wins the Best of 2019 award for 'Best Summer Camp'! These exciting camps provide awesome hands-on experiments designed to spark your child’s curiosity.

Fun Winter After-School Programs Now Open for Registration

Tis the season for after-school program enrollment. Families looking for enriching and fun after-school and weekend winter programs for their kids, have sports, arts, academics, STEM, and other kinds of classes to choose from.

Magic-Languages for Babies, Kids & Youth

If you're looking for fun programs to immerse your kids in a new language, Magic-Languages are professionals in language education, offering classes in Spanish and French.
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Best Toy Storage Solutions to Tame the Clutter

It's a new year so time to get organized! Take back control of your kids' toys with these great storage solutions. 10 cool toy storage ideas to contain the clutter...

Bath Toys that Make a Splash

January 8 is Bubble Bath Day! We scouted the best bath toys sure to persuade your toddlers to get into the tub and be entertained during the scrubbing!

Really RAD Robots™ - Turbo Bot

Meet Turbo Bot, Really RAD Robot's Speed Machine! A fast-moving robot with a fast-talking mouth, this guy is full of personality and tricks!

Treasure X: King's Gold Treasure Tomb

The Treasure X Treasure Tomb is the ultimate Treasure Xexperience! Solve the secrets and avoid the traps in order to open the vault and reveal the epic treasure within!

Toy Guide 2019

We've got the list of the hottest and greatest toys, games and more for every child on your Holiday shopping list!

Best Tech Toys

Here are great toys and gadgets for techie kids that will have them entertained, engaged, and even educated, all through play.
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9 Benefits of Singing with your Baby or Toddler

We know you love singing with your baby or toddler. But did you know that this activity has multiple emotional and cognitive benefits as well?

National Baby Safety Month with Dreambaby

Dreambaby, a child safety brand, features a wide range of affordable and high-quality safety solutions for infants and toddlers.

Health Canada Warns About Safety Risks of Baby Nests

A baby nest's soft, padded sides pose a suffocation risk and babies should never be left unattended in baby nests.
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Back to School Goodies

Some really creative treats that will make heading back to class FUN for all kids!

Back to School Guide 2019

It's officially time to get ready for back to school! To help you prepare for your best school year yet, we've rounded up everything from great after-school programs for kids, to cool back to school finds, lunch ideas and more.

Creative Homework Station Ideas for Kids

Create a dedicated homework space or station for the kids with these simple and inspiring design ideas. A unique space can help motivate your child to get homework done!
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Holiday & Winter Guide 2019

Celebrate the Season With Our Holiday and Winter Guide! Foster plenty of festive memories with the kids this year. Find Winter camps, special events, family fun, shopping guides and more!

Birthday Party Guide Fall-Winter 2019

Our Birthday Party Guide is your one-stop party planner for inspiration. Find birthday venues, entertainment, party foods, cakes and invitations.
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