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For Grown-Ups

BULLYING

  • Anti-bullying Nova Scotia
  • Bullying at SchoolStop A Bully is a national non-profit organization and Canada-wide anti-bullying program developed in 2009 by a B.C. teacher which allows any student who is a victim or witness of bullying and cyberbullying to be 

 

DEALING WITH TRAUMA

 

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

 

FAMILIES AND COMPUTERS

 

HEALTH / CHILD SAFETY

 

HOMESCHOOLING

 

INFANT & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

  • Child Development Basic - Prepared by the Child Development Institute, this site lists characteristics for each stage of development, including information on how to help children reach their full potential.
  • Growth and Development - Doctor-approved health information about children to help parents learn how to understand and deal with a child's changing body and mind.

 

KIDS & READING

  • Mighty Book - This site emphasizes reading and literacy skills for children in grades K-8.
  • Read to Me - Reading with babies
  • Reading Rockets - Check out the latest tips, activities and information about reading.

 

PARENTING SKILLS

  • Family Fun - Now sponsored by Disney, this site includes articles from Family Fun Magazine.
  • Kinderstart - A very easy to use search engine with many links to sites dealing with children from birth to age 7.

 

PREGNANCY, BIRTH AND THE NEWBORN

  • Babycenter - A complete guide to every aspect of pregnancy.
  • Pregnancy-Info.net - Find advice and tips on a number of different pregnancy related topics. Includes infant development week by week and links to other related topics.

 

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