Entries by Liane Shaw

6 tips for stress-free potty training

Toilet training can often is a source of stress for Mums and Dads, and children too! Our advise is… relax, everyone eventually learns to use the toilet. The average age for toilet training is three, and thats just the average. Toilet train only when you see signs that your  child is ready for toilet training. […]

Nurturing confident speakers

Shaws Preschool prides itself in nurturing confident children. One of the areas of confidence our children are strong in is the ability to stand up and speak confidently. We have many areas in our curriculum that support this, one of which is Show and Tell, which starts as early as in the Pre-Nursery class. Show […]

My child won’t eat! What do I do?

Some parents are amazed when we tell them how much their child eats at school. “Are you sure?” they ask. “My child barely eats at home!” Here are 5 tips we have for parents… 1. Serve meals when your child is hungry! Don’t give your child a big snack, and then expect him or her […]