Episode 127: Learning Language with Gill Connell

In this episode of the Thriving Children Podcast, Clare welcomes back Gill Connell one final time, to talk about children’s learning of language through interaction and experience. LISTEN IN Links for this episode: Moving Smart website: www.movingsmart.co.nz A moving child is a learning child Move, play, and learn with smart steps Episode 119: Moving Smart with Gill Connell Episode 120: The Kinetic Scale …

Episode 121: Your Questions Answered

In this episode of the Thriving Children Podcast, Clare responds to 6 listener questions. From finding the ideal school starting age, to research about the positive impact of movement on students, and the different presentation of Autism in girls and boys…a lot of ground is covered. LISTEN IN Links for this episode: First research study mentioned (impulse control in children …

Episode 82: Motor Play in the First 12 Months 

In this episode of the Thriving Children Podcast, Clare offers motor play (movement) ideas for the first year of life. Links for this episode: A pictorial guide of how to leave a podcast review Smart Start by Margaret Sasse (I forgot to mention this book but it shares wonderful motor play ideas for the first 5 years) Mu​sic by BenSound.com …