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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: fathers who read to children are positive role models

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 09:45am by PERCIE WONG

    ... male-dominated disciplines such as mechanical and electronic engineering, and medical specialities such as orthopaedics and traumatology, he writes. At Brigham Young University in the US, the school ... of boys. "There are several theories about why this is happening, but perhaps the most compelling is the assertion that school and reading especially, is being seen increasingly by young boys ...

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    Between the lines: teach your child to celebrate being different

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 10:41am by Annie Ho

    ... tiger mum, new immigrant family, and so on. My friends and I then reflected on our own childhoods in Canada, where we were among a handful of non-Caucasian children at school. We realised ...

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    How to get the most from e-books

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 09:21am by PERCIE WONG

    ... was given to middle school students, those reading printed material achieved better comprehension scores than students assigned an e-book. You might think that a phrase or piece of text would have ...

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    Between the lines: The joy of book series

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 09:41am by Annie Ho

    ... on her own. Her strong reading skills make school life a little easier. For example, rather than trying to memorise the letters comprising a vocabulary word, she is aware of words that don't ...

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    Between the lines: encourage your child to read over the summer break

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 10:01am by PERCIE WONG

    ... over the school holidays- not least to avoid the "learning loss" linked to youngsters who are left at loose ends for long periods. A 2007 study by John Hopkins University, which ... My daughter even dressed up as Dorothy for her school's "book week" activity, so she could demonstrate her favourite character to her classmates. There's also The Swiss ...

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    Between the lines: stories build bonds between father and child

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by Annie Ho

    ... for two months, in the bitter Antarctic cold. Middle-school children who don't mind a little darkness and sadness will love The Mouse and his Child by Russell Hoban. Perfect for reading ...

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    Between the lines: the Confucian way

    Posted May 06th 2014, 11:59am by Annie Ho

    ... meditation and farming. The children's meals include organic fruits and vegetables harvested from the farm. The founders were in Hong Kong recently to talk about their school. I appreciated ...

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    Between the lines: explaining Easter's message to children

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 10:45am by Annie Ho

    ... Stories will be published later this month. Ali Thompson, editor of a Sunday school periodical, used an innovative way to explain to kids the significance of Jesus's sacrifice. She asked her ...

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    Between the lines: why bilingualism is child's play

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 10:04am by Annie Ho

    ... learn, have presented their findings not only to the Education Bureau, but also to the Clinton and Obama administrations, as well as governments and school boards across Europe and the US. ... If the best students are those who exhibit strong language skills and inhibitory control, then bilingual students will have a better chance of success in school. For a more in-depth study, ...

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    Between the lines: how illustrators use lyrics to inspire

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:14am by Annie Ho

    ... upbeat they beg to be belted out and clapped en masse in church or in school. Knick-Knack Paddywhack, a moving-parts book, is a great interpretation of a humorous song that I have been singing ...




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