The BP Kids Blog

The BP Kids Blog

Creative End-of-Year Teacher Gifts

Stuck for ideas on what to buy your child’s teacher or teachers? Or don’t want to spend a fortunate on gifts? We have compiled a list of creative end-of-year teacher gift ideas that are not only easy to make but will make any teacher smile. Show your appreciation for your child’s teacher with [...]

The Benefits of Having a Pet

Pets are good for your health! Here are the health reasons to have a pet as reported by Delta Society that performs research into the importance of animals to the lives and wellbeing of humans. Pets are good for your health. Humans who own dogs go to the doctor less than those who do not. Pet [...]

Colouring is good for you!

In this month’s newsletter we discuss the how colouring is good for you as well as children and I no longer have to use the kids colouring books. “These activities engage your hands as well as your mind and your focus,” says art therapist Lacy Mucklow, the author of several best-selling [...]

How to eat an elephant

by Debbie Knight As a young teacher, I was given this advice from my headmaster: “Educating children is just like eating an elephant, you have to cut it up into small pieces and eat one small piece at a time.” Now, being a visual learner, I see everything as pictures, so this idea of eating [...]