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The Best Face-to-Face Singapore Summer Camps Post Lockdown

Published 04 July 2020 at 18:05


The Best Face-to-Face Singapore Summer Camps Post Lockdown

From the intensive holiday language camp at the British Council to coding and creative enrichment programmes at Singapore's leading children's learning centres, it’s finally time to rediscover – and importantly, revisit – our favourite summer camps for a post-lockdown development and leisure activities.

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Singapore's Top Shops to Buy Baby Essentials & Accessories

Published 03 July 2020 at 03:41


Singapore's Top Shops to Buy Baby Essentials & Accessories

We love buying baby essentials and accessories, but today the baby items' horizon has expanded and diversified. Many of us have learnt from experience not to choose the first piece that makes us go “awe” when going shopping, but to think about what you really need and about its potential to be passed on to future siblings. Consulting parents and rounding up the best children's shops, we considered many components from quality of materials, design, uniqueness, sustainability, range of organic items to affordable prices. 

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British Council Face-to-Face Summer Camps Open for Registration

Published 14 June 2020 at 16:45


British Council Face-to-Face Summer Camps Open for Registration

The Face-to-Face Year-round Study Camps by the British Council return with a bang, following months of strict quarantine rules on account of the pandemic. Having first been established in Singapore in 1947, the British Council currently operates in six continents and over 100 countries. Widely regarded as a global “go-to” for the ultimate English cultural, language and art experience, the British Council Singapore beckons with its holistic offerings for children and adults of all levels from beginners to advanced learners. The summer camps are open for enrolment from 15 June 2020 to the final week of 24 August 2020.

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Fun & Educational Kits for Kids

Published 05 June 2020 at 03:54


Fun & Educational Kits for Kids

If there is anything parents constantly need, it’s a well-deserved minute to themselves. And there is no better idea than opting for a fun activity kit to get different components, colourful toys and a comprehensive guide all in one box. With a variety of options of craft and educational kits on the market, product reviews and customer ratings, we know how hard it can be to come up with ideas to entertain your child. We have tested plenty of kits and rounded up a thoughtfully curated selection of incredibly fun and captivating kits for kids. There is something for every tiny toddler, little kid or slightly older children, that are as playful as they are educational.

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Children's Learning: Top Online Programmes in Singapore. Part 2

Published 01 June 2020 at 07:05


Children's Learning: Top Online Programmes in Singapore. Part 2

In today’s particularly fast-paced world, online programmes have taken a significant hit and every day Singapore seems to bring major new children's virtual workshops, summer holiday courses and camps. So if you want the up-to-the-minute updates and information crucial for your child for this summer season, now is the time to read the article, as TickiKids has brought our readers the second part of the top online programmes in Singapore.

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Practical Tips on How to Cope as a Family During the Covid-19 Outbreak

Published 05 May 2020 at 05:56


Practical Tips on How to Cope as a Family During the Covid-19 Outbreak

Being cooped up at home for an indefinite period of time and keeping positive, when you and your spouse work from home and need to supervise the children all the time, daily life may become overwhelming for all family members. It seems like the whole world has effectively stopped spinning and the coronavirus outbreak poses lots of tricky questions: how to cope with concerns about your work and finances, stay in the know and look out for yourself and your loved ones, maintain healthy relationships with friends and relatives, home-school children whilst trying to work, maintain good physical and mental wellbeing, vary your family activities and a range of other issues.

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How to Entertain Your Kids at Home While Social Distancing

Published 13 April 2020 at 16:17


How to Entertain Your Kids at Home While Social Distancing

To keep kids entertained and happy whilst staying at home, our leading editors have handpicked a selection of some exciting local virtual activities, covering everything from dancing, board games, fun Maths apps, online interactive children's parties to starting a blog. Whatever you are doing, please keep yourself and others safe.

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Children's Learning: Top Online Programmes in Singapore

Published 03 April 2020 at 03:54


Children's Learning: Top Online Programmes in Singapore

In Singapore, the lockdown has certainly changed our lives. In these unsettling times, it would be all too easy to succumb to the temptation to reduce time for learning  and give yourself over to housebound lethargy. For our children at different stages of lockdown, now it’s more important than ever to stay occupied and active at home. If your kids are starting to go a little stir crazy, these online educational programmes are the perfect antidote. Equally engaging and fun, your little ones' minds will be in a better place in no time.

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The Best Gymnastic Classes for Kids in Singapore

Published 25 March 2020 at 23:02


The Best Gymnastic Classes for Kids in Singapore

Singapore isn't short of children's gymnastic clubs promoting confidence, health and wellbeing. Gymnastics is an immensely popular sport and it has always played a significant role in a truly holistic development of every child. All sports clubs are keen to stress that gymnastics is not just suited to athletes. It provides opportunities to engage everyone through a diverse and challenging sport experience at all ages across all abilities. Recognising the significant mental and physical benefits that emerge by participating and competing in sport, the majority of parents go on to send their kids to gymnastic schools. Whether your child is an aspiring Olympian or complete newbie, or it's for a social and recreational purpose, we've handpicked a selection of the best gymnastic classes for kids in Singapore.

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Virtual tours of famous museums around the world

Published 20 March 2020 at 17:23


Virtual tours of famous museums around the world

While staying at home we can do all that stuff that we have been always postponing, can read books that we were not able to finish because of the lack of time, can spend time for self-improvement, and finally, we can visit all the world famous museums with just a push of a button.

Many museums granted us this opportunity, a chance to visit expositions of original art objects that are of cultural and historical importance. And this without leaving the comport of your home.

So, all museums in one place in a comfy chair.

Let's go!

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