Resources

Parenting Resources

Children’s nutrition: 10 tips for picky eaters

ADHD Kid Won’t Eat? It’s All About Handling Appetites

Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) in Children and Teens

3 At-Home Safety Issues for Children with ADHD and How to Prevent Injury

10 Ways a Speech-Language Pathologist Can Help Your Child

How To Know If Your Toddler Is Getting Enough Exercise

Preparing Your Child for a New Sibling

Building Assertiveness: How to Help Your Quiet Child Speak Up

What Is Cerebral Palsy?


Trauma Resources

Impacts of Trauma

Parenting-Children-While-Navigating-Coronavirus

Guide for Families 20pg

brain_development

Strategies for supporting child Excellent printable

What Trauma looks Like Excellent Handout

Repair-of-Early-Trauma

Maltreatment and the Developing Child

Family Qualities for Successful Foster Care Adoptions

Here are two Excellent videos:

  1. Trauma, Brain and Relationships: Helping Children Heal 
  2. The Repair of Early Trauma: A Bottom Up Approach

            (and everything Dr. Bruce Perry!)

Here are links to some very informative and reliable websites:

  1. https://www.childwelfare.gov/
  2. https://www.echotraining.org/
  3. https://www.helpguide.org/
  4. https://childmind.org/
  5. https://www.childtrauma.org/
  6. https://www.child-bright.ca/
  7. https://beaconhouse.org.uk/
  8. https://adoptionsupport.org/

Here are some great books. 

Their authors are experts in this field and a google search will give you additional videos, books, articles, websites, etc. 

(and everything Bessel van der Kolk)

(and everything Daniel Siegel)

(and everything Daniel Hughes)


Community Resources

Mental Health Online Resources – Help for Nova Scotians
Free and low cost legal help in Nova Scotia
Positive Parenting
Parenting Magazine Tips
Mesothelioma in Young Adults & Children


Educational Resources

“Education – The Key To Making Dreams Become Reality“

Coding for Kids

Hour of code

Hour of Code – Learning Activities

Promote the Hour of Code

Minecraft Hour of Code Tutorials

Create your own Google logo

Star Wars – Building a Galaxy With Code

Code Your Own Flappy Game

Lightbot

Scratch 

Scratch – Coding Kids

Games

Pogo Games
FamilyFeud
Kizi.com – Kids Games
BigMoneyArcade.com – Snakes and Ladders

Misc. Resources

Dictionary.com
Find Words Containing The Letters
Word FinderTools for Scrabble PlayersScrabble Word Finder

YourDictionary’s Word Finder
French Language Course
ADVENTUS – Music & Piano Learning Solutions

SkillsOnlineNS – Thousands of FREE online courses

TITLEMAX® MONEY KNOWLEDGE GAMES

Universe Silver – Money Knowledge Games and Lessons for Kids

Math and Business Activities for Young Entrepreneurs

Education Place – K-8 Educational Games
FunBrain.com – The Internet’s #1 Education Site for K-8 Teachers and Kids
SuperKids.com – Education for the future
SuperKids.com – Reducing Fractions
Practice Math & English Language Arts – K–12
Teens Tutor Teens – Get FREE Online Tutoring
Coolmath4kids
CoolMath.com
Calculators for Kids – free online personal financial calculators
sosMath.com
sosMath.com – Reducing Fractions
HelpWithFractions.com
HelpWithFractions.com – Reducing Fractions
edHelper.com
edHelper.com – 4 Digit Subtraction
AplusMath.com
AplusMath.com – Multiplication of Fractions
Webmath.com
Webmath.com – Reducing Fractions
Math Goodies
Math.com – K-12
Math.com – Reducing Fractions – First Glance
Math.com – Reducing Fractions – Workout
Math.com – Order of Operations
The Math Forum – People Learning Math Together
Algebra Help
ResourceRoom.com – Times Tables
Teaching Tables – Times Tables
PurpleMath.com
PurpleMath.com – Order of Operations
Amby’s Math Resources – Order of Operations
Brainormous.com – Fun and Education – Multi-flyer [Multiplication Space Simulation Game]
Math in the Grocery Store
Multiplication Tables – Fun Activities
Multiplication Tables – Test Your Skills
Amby’s Brain Games & Thinking Skill Enhancers – Online Games