February is already upon us and whilst many of us live here to enjoy the sunshine and warm climate, winter can still be full of outdoor fun for all the family.
In this edition
Stages Vacances inscriptions OPEN
International Tests – CIV dates
Schools in Finland and what we do in KidooLand
Video link for parents (emotions)
Links for teenagers and children
Article on connecting as a parent
Ideas for enjoying the Cote d’Azur in February.
Have a great month!
SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES
Yes, I know, they’ve only just gone back to school but the children will be on holiday again very soon, from the 26th February until 9th March to be precise.
KidooLand are running holiday workshops, based around the themes Happy Feet and the Environment in the 4* Golden Tulip Hotel , Peter Rabbit and the Great Outdoors, and The Past and Present with Back to the Future. Inscriptions are open StageVacances Holiday Camps BROCHURE
INTERNATIONAL SECTION ENTRANCE EXAMS FOR CIV
Special holiday workshops are available for CM2 children who need help preparing for the upcoming CP Primary college international section entrance exams. Places are limited and competition is hot! .
IMPORTANT DATES The closing date for international section into 6eme registrations is midnight on 12th February!! The entrance exams will be taking place on the 14th and 28th March 2018
KidooLand can help your child prepare with:
dedicated Saturday classes
“Cocoon Programme”* e-book
*The Cocoon Programme is a set of downloadable lessons (a mix of spelling & vocabulary lists, reading, writing and listening exercises) that you child can work through at home as well as some top tips for preparing for the exams and dealing with exam stress. Answers are of course included for your eyes only!
FOCUS ON… FINLAND
Why Finland I hear you ask? Well, Finland can teach us an awful lot about creating positive learning environments for our children that really work!