Articles by Katrinca
These articles were written to address questions common to many parents. They are written from my own perspective based on years of experience as a parent, pre-school teacher and therapist. I hope you find them useful. If there are questions you have you would like to see addressed here feel free to drop me a line.
Fifty years ago, when I attended, children were taught the alphabet in Kindergarten. It was there we learned the name and shape of each letter, to associate sounds with letters, to recognize and write our […]
Once upon a time…
I was listening to my daughter, then four years old, recount the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
“Someone’s been eating my porridge, and they ate it all up.” “Oh, Baby Bear, […]
This is a response to a question from a mother about violent themes in her young son’s play. She was particularly concerned about pretend gun play.
I am so glad you asked. Yes, this play […]
All children tantrum. Some children are better at it than others. Some are very dramatic, throwing every ounce of energy they have into the tantrum. Some are excellent at finding the most inconvenient time or […]