SKIP Strategies with Kids | Information for Parents

Staying calm with kids

Tips to stay calm with tamariki in tricky times

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Evidence-based information and resources to support whānau in tricky times

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Fighting over technology

Jaime shares her strategies for preventing fights over tablets and encouraging sharing.

Easy homemade toys

Vicky and Maraea run through some options for easy homemade toys.

Smoothie pops

These yummy smoothie pops are a fun, healthy snack to make with your tamariki!

Stress busting strategies

Tara talks about the strategies that she uses to manage her stress.

Maintaining a bond with your tamariki

Our dads panel dicussing how they can maintain a bond with their tamariki when they don't live with them on our Facebook LIVE Q&A.

Easy to make corner bookmark

Check out this easy to make bookmark for you and your tamariki.

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Tip of the week


Repeating your child's favourite activities can be boring for you, but it’s great for their brain. Their growing brain connections are stimulated by repetition, which helps them to master new skills.

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