Treasured memories

Make a Connection Make a connection with the siblings. You don’t need to be a stand-up comedian or a children’s entertainer but keeping the atmosphere light, fun and happy will enable you to make a bond with the children. Be yourself but talk to them, ask questions (silly questions like: «Does your brother snore?» or «Does Alice have a boyfriend?») keep them smiling and interacting with you, laugh and be involved. Avoid stirring up any sibling rivalry or strong teasing, they will respond better to each other and to you if everyone feels happy and relaxed. Even if Mum and

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Relieving poverty among street children in Mombasa

Glad’s House is a British charity working on the ground in Mombasa, Kenya, to improve the lives of the city’s street children. It aims to lift many of the estimated 35,000 street children out of a life of hopeless poverty and give them the chance of a real childhood.

Living in intolerable conditions, separated or orphaned from their parents, they spend their lives in a daily struggle to eat and find shelter, often falling into petty crime or prostitution. Sadly many are addicted to glue, which alleviates their hunger and is cheaper than food. They have no home, no school,

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Carol O’Neil, a professor at Louisiana State University and breakfast researcher, has an opinion that adolescents and children have to be provided with and encouraged to eat more healthful food options. These are fruits, whole grains, low-fat dairy, lean protein and vegetables. «This food should be available and children and adolescents should know how to prepare them if it is necessary,» she says.

I absolutely agree with O’Neil. Children and adults should be encouraged to eat these healthful food options. In the morning, when children arrived at the day care where I worked, they enjoyed their cereal and milk before

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“Opening a school is a rewarding experience,” says Gregory, “as you can truly shape the ethos of the school. Also, at small schools you have to do jobs that you never gave a thought to, such as designing classroom furniture and the school uniform.”

This hands-on practicality stands him in good stead as he settles into his role as Head of One World International School (OWIS), and life in Singapore with wife Lesley, also a teacher, and their three children. Singapore is a familiar environment to a family that has called Asia home for 15 years. They’ve taught in Indonesia,

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Not many people in this country have the liberty of a huge, sprawling estate with multiple garden rooms, each in a different style with a different purpose. As such we have to compromise on what’s most important to us, whether it be an outdoor dining area, kids’ play area or a lawn for the dog, for example. We all have different priorities and combining some of those priorities may not be as hard as you think

The number one question I am asked as a designer is how to combine a great-looking adult garden with a kid-friendly garden without it

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Happy days Moomin

In fairy tales Tove Jansson script authors — MARY Kossovskii, Dembinski director Lucian — Lucian Dembinski artist — BOGDAN HUDZYNSKY animator — the OVA Bankovskaya, Wieslaw bachek Barbara DYHDALEVICH, EVA PSHIEMSKA operator — VACLAV Fedak Composer — ANDRZEJ Rokitsky


The film is dubbed in the Gorky Film Studio

Dubbing director — G. ZARGARYAN

Color. 6 units, 1719 m. R /

Number 1802186


This feature-length puppet film will no doubt please our young moviegoers. It is made for fun and amusing tales Swedish writer Tove Jansson about the adventures of fabulous creatures — Moomin. These books were published

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Comparative «sadovedenie»


— Do you think of the program, which operate kindergartens in Poland and Russia look like?

— Yes, they are similar to their approach to work with young children and philosophical justification of this approach.

— Does the Polish general government program, which should work for kindergarten? Or each kindergarten working on its program?

— No single government program for all kindergarten we have. Programs lot. Each kindergarten can choose the one he likes. It is possible to modify the selected program. You can even write your own. But there are certain requirements of the Ministry of Education, which

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From 18 to 20 August, in Artek the final of the International contest of young singers of popular music «New Wave — 2013». The winner was 12-year-old Ukrainian, ward Producer Center «PARADIZ», the participant of the project «GolosDeti» Sofia Tarasova, with a score of 197 points.

On the first day of the competition participants had to submit to hit the country. Sofia sang Tina Karol «Namal». In the first competition day the young singer won first place. The second day of the contest was decisive, Sofia Tarasova presented to the public and the jury popular song Justin Bieber


How many springs feeds the Volga.

The author of these lines asked to write about the children’s drawings on the theme of Pushkin prepares to publish a children’s jubilee Pushkin Encyclopedia. The author refused. The initiators of the future publication of statistics like how many and which do and do exhibitions, as shown on the drawings or that show … But the figures whether the case! And who, how these figures can be collected?

A year ago, took place in Moscow two expositions: the young Muscovites and the whole of Russia. On the Republican exhibited in Moscow it was about a hundred pages, and the children

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Unwanted child

In practice known psychic and healer Anatoly Ledeneva there are many amazing cases.

I love to travel around the country, conduct reception in different regions of Russia. From each trip back though tired, but with a special charge of energy, which is inherent in a particular city. You know, even the smell of all its completely unique — it’s true. But the main thing, of course, I meet a lot of people. They come to me with their troubles, problems and pain. Each case is like another. And when it is possible to help restore a person’s life to normal,

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