Tag: toddlers & preschoolers

  • Nurturing Natural Connections
    Nurturing Natural Connections

    A father and Early Years Leader explains the importance of having meaningful connections with nature and how it leads to a healthy urban life for our children.   By Nicholas Garvin   In this age of hyper-connectivity and instant access to information, we’re more connected than ever before. But as we continue to embrace the […]

  • Introducing Sex Education To Your Child By Age 性教育はなぜ必要?幸せな大人へと導くためのステップ
    Introducing Sex Education To Your Child By Age 性教育はなぜ必要?幸せな大人へと導くためのステップ

    Sex education: we know it’s important but are not always comfortable with it. Let’s think about why sex education is necessary.   By Noriko Andersen / Translated by Fumi Yasui[日本語記事へ]   As a “sex-education navigator,” I meet many parents who are worried about sex education for their children. “My kid asked me how babies are […]

  • READER’S CORNER: APRIL 2020
    READER’S CORNER: APRIL 2020

    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids Baby Medical School: Bacteria and Antibiotics (Baby University) Author: Cara Florance and Jon Florance ISBN: 9781492693987 The popular Baby University series has now expanded into Baby […]

  • Raising Resilient Children
    Raising Resilient Children

    An Early Years teacher explains how the development of resilience in children will help them to face challenges right into adulthood. By Kaitlin Swala   What is Resilience?  Whether you are three years old or 30 years old, all humans possess the ability to be resilient. However, the best time to learn resilience starts in […]

  • READER’S CORNER: MARCH 2020
    READER’S CORNER: MARCH 2020

    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids The Newest Princess (Itty Bitty Princess Kitty #1) Author: Melody Mews ISBN: 9781534454934 Itty Bitty Kitty is about to become the princess of Lollyland in this […]

  • Excelling in Languages
    Excelling in Languages

    Educator Fiona Walker explains the ways you can encourage children to develop language skills.  While this article focuses on English, the principles are the same, whether it’s English, Thai, or any other language.   By Fiona Walker   The limits of my language are the limits of my world.  ‒Ludwig Wittgenstein We want our children […]