Kris Gienger

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How Hong Kong parents can help their kids become more interested in reading

Children might be discouraged from reading books if the material is outdated or overly complicated

Children might be discouraged from reading books if the material is outdated or overly complicated

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
How you can be sure your children are learning science at school

Science comes in many forms, and not all of it is taught while wearing lab coats

Science comes in many forms, and not all of it is taught while wearing lab coats

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
How Hong Kong parents can ensure their kids are advancing their reading skills

Don’t worry - children can still be making progress in their literacy even if they are declared to be ‘below year-level expectations’

Don’t worry - children can still be making progress in their literacy even if they are declared to be ‘below year-level expectations’

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Class Action: the joy of field trips

My son loves going on school field trips but I feel like many of them are a waste of time. School fees are so expensive, surely they would be better off spending less money on "fun days" and more time working on lessons?

My son loves going on school field trips but I feel like many of them are a waste of time. School fees are so expensive, surely they would be better off spending less money on "fun days" and more time working on lessons?

28 Oct 2012 - 3:22PM
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Class Action: Don't make spelling a painful subject

My daughter enjoys writing but her spelling is terrible. I try to help her by spelling the words but lately she seems not to write as much. Sometimes I correct the words and let her copy them over. Is this helpful?

My daughter enjoys writing but her spelling is terrible. I try to help her by spelling the words but lately she seems not to write as much. Sometimes I correct the words and let her copy them over. Is this helpful?

21 Oct 2012 - 11:31AM
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It's hard to teach creativity so let your child draw inspiration from art

Art is a very important part of a child's education but each will enjoy and benefit from it in different ways.

Art is a very important part of a child's education but each will enjoy and benefit from it in different ways.

3 Feb 2013 - 3:02PM
Class Action: Computer Addiction

My son spends a lot of time on the computer and now his sister is starting to copy him. I want him to spend his time in healthier pursuits, but he just refuses to switch it off. What can I do?

My son spends a lot of time on the computer and now his sister is starting to copy him. I want him to spend his time in healthier pursuits, but he just refuses to switch it off. What can I do?

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