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6 Tips to Support Self Esteem in Students

Leemor Daniel Lombard

Learning Resources is without a doubt one of our favourite brands and we are delighted to offer a wide selection of their amazing products ideal for any classroom or therapy practice, and of course for fun and learning at home! Here is one of their fantastic blog posts that is very insightful. Enjoy!  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- As teachers, you have many students in your class with varying degrees of self-esteem. It’s important to support their emotional growth, but showering students with praise like it’s confetti at a New Year’s Eve party may do more harm than good. If you praise for everything,...

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Thinking of Buying a Marble Run?

Leemor Daniel Lombard Product update

Are you considering a Marble Run for your child? Marble run toys are an excellent gift for any creative and engaged child.  These toys are not only fun, but also they are educational in many ways.  Marble runs encourage children to use 3D dimension and design skills in the building process.  They must be able to visualize what the structure will look like as they build and make sure that pieces will fit together in all directions.         These skills are important in developing spacial perception and are used in something as common as driving.  In addition, a marble...

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What is Play Therapy?

Leemor Daniel Lombard

Children do not always have the language skills or the vocabulary to communicate their thoughts and feelings. Through the use of Play Therapy, a child is able to use their natural means of expression, namely play, as a non-threatening therapeutic method to assist them in coping with emotional stress or trauma. Play therapy is a specialized counselling approach in which different games, toys and mediums (such as clay, sand, water and paint) are used to facilitate a child or adolescent in expressing their emotions, thoughts and needs. It helps them to become aware and to understand muddled feelings about certain...

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