Tag: Back to school
What is Nancy up to?
October 23, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Nancy, a symbol of childhood for the generation of girls who were born in the 60´s and 70´s, still fascinates kids today. There is a huge legion of fans today that follow her on Facebook and through her fun-filled blog (available in English too!) in which she writes about the things that make her life happy such as friends, tricks, arts & crafts, hobbies and much more. Here at The Toy Blog, she´s come to tell us about school, the new edition of her magazine and surprising news!

10 arts & crafts for a great back-to-school
September 16, 2014  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Summer vacation is over and getting back into the routine can be a real drama for some children. Conscious that going back-to-school can be a difficult transition, at The Toy Blog we´ve published two articles: ‘Best Back to School Toys and Activities‘ and How to get rid of back-to-school Blues to help your kids get back into the routine. Today, we wanted to share 10 activities that will get them excited to grab their backpacks and head to school. The key is to teach them that school is actually fun.

Afraid of a new school? How to confront fear
September 3, 2014  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

The first day of school, even if it´s going back to the same one, can make children feel anticipation and nervousness. But that blend of feelings can ultimately become fear when kids face having to go to a new school. Fortunately, we can teach them how to confront changes and accept them as being positive and uplifting. This way, we will not only be helping them to get ready for their first day but prepare them to become adults that welcome new experiences and be tolerant when they are faced with situations they cannot control. Keep reading to discover how to help your children welcome changes.

How to get rid of Back-to-School Blues
August 28, 2014  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Whether it´s going to school for the very first time, beginning a new grade or starting at a new school, changes can cause anxiety, even if they are highly anticipated.  This is not only true for children but for parents as well. Adults must also adapt to the new school year. But with a good attitude and a bit or preparation, you´ll learn to experience this transition as something positive. Keep reading to learn how you and your family can have a great back to school this year.