Hygiene

National Smile Month

National Smile Month takes place between May 19th and June 19th. Rather than explain it all, I’ll let the organisers tell you what the purpose is: Read the rest of this entry »

Help With Stains – Part Three!

This week covers the rest of the stain offenders: chalk, powder paints, printing ink, poster paint, PVA glue, face paints and, the worst offender of all, permanent marker! Read the rest of this entry »

Help With Stains – Part Two!

As they are the paints that children most commonly use, I thought a section tackling water colour stains would be very helpful! Read the rest of this entry »

Help With Stains!

It is inevitable that children will get paint, crayon, glue and chalk in places other than where it is supposed to be at some time or another. And the best way to deal with these is to cover all the surfaces you don’t want damaged with splash mats and cover-all’s. Read the rest of this entry »

International Year of the Forest

2011 is International Year of The Forest and as part of this on-going project May 20th is ENO Tree Planting Day. So, get your kids involved in the classroom, your nursery garden or the local park. Read the rest of this entry »

Stocking Up!

Not only is the Christmas break a good time to clean, it’s also a good time to re-stock the cupboards... Read the rest of this entry »

MERRY CHRISTMAS to One and All!

Okay – we are winding down for the Christmas break here at Artful Dodgers and, I assume that most of you are too! So, this blog is just to let you know when we are open over the festive period Read the rest of this entry »