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Learn as you play, the Amanda way!

2019-03-07T15:29:59+00:00October 4th, 2018|

Learn as you play, the Amanda way! The biggest wish I have for all young children is to become an active child, because this gives them the best chance to become an active adult! I believe that by encouraging children to move from an early age, they may well become our stars of the future, one day. I thoroughly enjoy watching children develop in confidence each week through attending my weekly classes. I want to leave a legacy teaching pre-school children how to be healthy and active! Now that you know what my biggest motivation is, I am chuffed and [...]

Amanda’s Action Club launches App!

2019-03-07T15:31:09+00:00July 23rd, 2018|

Amanda’s Action Club launches App! Encourage your children to get active, sing, dance and learn as they play along with Action Amanda! Take Amanda with you, wherever you go, so kids can be encouraged to move and have fun anytime and anywhere. What could be better? Inside the app you will find all the Action Amanda albums and videos, and Amanda will be adding more content over time: new albums, further video releases, and Top Tips on Exercise, Healthy Eating and of course how to throw an incredible birthday party... Look out also for expert guest content by Sue Atkins [...]

Let’s walk and talk!

2018-08-17T13:56:37+00:00July 4th, 2018|

by Stella Bataille, Director/Founder Club Petit Pierrot - Fun French Lessons Parents eagerly await their child’s first tentative steps and their first words, but what many do not realise is these milestone moments are actually connected. Until relatively recently, scientists believed that walking and talking happen completely independently. Now, research shows they’re interlinked. So why is this? Learning language is complex. * First babies use their mouths to make sounds like blowing raspberries. * Then they babble, say their first word, build sentences and much later, hold conversations. Research shows that before they do any of these, they usually change [...]

Children’s Activities Week

2018-08-17T13:57:06+00:00April 27th, 2018|

Join us for this exciting new national event celebrating the hundreds and thousands of activities, clubs and classes benefiting millions of children every day across the UK helping them stay fit, healthy, engaged and happy. Join us from 30th April to 4th May to help raise funds for Cauldwell Children. Dress up as a super hero or anything that can fly. The suggested donation is £3. Find out more at www.childrensactivitiesweek.org or follow #WatchMeFly "Copy Sid" Song & Dance for CAA world record attempt Get practising for the CAA world record attempt with Sid Sloane from CBeebies and the Morton Michel bears.  "Copy Sid" [...]

Top ten tips to get kids active

2018-08-17T14:06:00+00:00April 26th, 2018|

Here are my Top ten tips on Kensington Mums website to get kids active. With half term around the corner and having children activities week starting tomorrow (30th April- 4th May 2018) this comes in a perfect timing! Children need to get active for at least 60 minutes a day to stay healthy. Amanda shares with us her top tip for children activities week. 1. Visit the playground Challenge the children to play on as many pieces of equipment as they can and allow 30 seconds of short bursts of action on each one. 2. Walking to school If it’s just [...]

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