Tips for managing your child in a climate of social distancing

Even as Singapore gradually lifts its circuit breaker measures, some parents may still choose to keep their little ones at home. Moreover, social distancing will still need to be observed, with socialising and venturing out kept to a minimum. For preschoolers and young children, this could mean that they miss out on opportunities to [...]

June 19th, 2020|

Ready to be back in school?

As preparation is underway for the re-opening of school premises after an almost 2-month Circuit Breaker (CB) period, are you worried that your child might face separation anxiety? NurtureStars has a couple of quick tips that you can explore together with your child, to help ease them into a smooth transition on returning to [...]

June 19th, 2020|

Immunity Booster Recipes for Kids

Now that an unprecedented number of us are working from home, parents might want to try whipping up immunity boosting juices to keep Juniors strong and healthy! NurtureStars’ in-house food, nutrition and hygiene specialist have recommended several simple yet hearty recipes which you and your child can follow at home. Let this be an [...]

June 19th, 2020|

How to Boost Your Immune System

Your body immune system is your first line of defence against illnesses. Strong immunity is important to prevent diseases caused by harmful microorganisms including bacteria and viruses. In general, practising a healthy lifestyle is one of the best ways to enhance your immune system. NurtureStars’ in-house food, nutrition and hygiene specialist, shares with you in details [...]

June 19th, 2020|

Healthy lifestyle is a blend of good personal habits

What are the essential needs of young children for a healthy lifestyle? According to Dr Akira Maehashi of Waseda University in Japan, cultivating routines from a young age is of utmost importance. Good personal habits such as regularly exercising and having a proper diet, as well as getting the right amount of rest at suitable [...]

June 19th, 2020|

Nurturestars children happy & excited to be back in school!

The Circuit Breaker has been lifted. Children at all the six NurtureStars centres at various Safra Clubs were simply excited to roar back into school to meet their teachers and friends. The teachers were just as excited and had even posted various messages to welcome their little ones back to class through social media [...]

June 8th, 2020|

Thumbs up from NutureStars parents for home-based learning

NurtureStars children, and even some parents, have enjoyed the home-based learning programmes arranged for them during the Circuit Breaker. The children even wore their school uniforms at home while learning online. Feedback from the parents showed they generally felt that it helped their children – from pre-Nursery to Kindergarten level - “attend class” to [...]

June 4th, 2020|

Outpouring of love on Mother’s Day

To children their mothers are everything, but many don’t know how to express their love in words and deeds for them. So, when Mother’s Day came around in May, teachers at all our six NurtureStars preschool centres helped the young ones to celebrate their mothers online at home. Before that, teachers shared a PowerPoint [...]

May 15th, 2020|

Children learn about emotions through gross motor activity

At NurtureStars, building healthy body and mind starts at the pre-Nursery level with frequent activities to help them further develop their gross motor skills. The activities are designed to initiate whole body movement involving the core muscles as well as eye-hand coordination to perform everyday functions, and over time, to carry out more complex [...]

March 17th, 2020|

NurtureStars children show appreciation to frontline healthcare workers

Our little ones at NurtureStars Toa Payoh did what many Singaporeans had done during the recent Covid-19. They showed they knew what our frontline healthcare workers were going through and decided to show their appreciation to them as well. Our children, together with their teachers sat down to make ‘’Thank You’’ cards and handicraft, [...]

February 26th, 2020|