Text Size

Cognitive Skills

This section provides ideas and strategies for building your child's cognitive skills.

A Parent Guide: Reading and Writing with Your Child Kindergarten to Grade 6
This guide contains practical information that will help you support your child with reading and writing at home. The importance of home-school connection is also reviewed to support your child’s success.

Letter Recognition and Identification Activities
Provides a variety of activities to strengthen letter recognition, teaching the alphabet, helping your child with spelling and printing their name.

A Parent Guide: Doing Mathematics with Your Child Kindergarten to Grade 6
This guide contains practical information and activities to help you support your child with math at home.

What Math Activities Can I Do with My Child?
This resource document provides activities and strategies to support the understanding of numbers, measurements, geometry, patterns and managing data.

Teaching the Concept of Time
This fact sheet provides strategies to help teach the concept of time.