|« Learning through Logic||New Mums are Unhealthy! »|
A six year old boy took the time and effort last year to write to the Queen complaining about the lack of play facilities at the park in her Sandringham Estate. He eventually received a letter from the Queen's Senoir Correspondance Officer thanking him for taking the time to write and for his suggestions.
He suggested better play equipment for young visitors be installed, perhaps goalposts, a slide and a roundabout for children. He received a reply from the Queen's office thanking him for his comments and saying she had passed the suggestions to Sandringham's land agent for consideration.
The little boy, Charlie, was pleased with his letter and that it may result in some better park equipment. He and his parents had forgotten they had sent the letter, as the reply came some seven weeks later, but when they saw the envelope with the royal stamp on it, they knew exactly what it was.
Well done to the Mum who encouraged her son to write a letter and well done, Charlie...it's easy to complain about things, but it takes more effort to sit down and do something about it!
|<< <||> >>|
Hi! I'm Tikal the Toucan, the mascot for ToucanLearn. Follow my blog to find out interesting things relating to babies, toddlers and preschool children!
Sign up FREE to ToucanLearn to follow our activity based learning programme for babies, toddlers and children. We offer hundreds of fun learning craft, games and activities - every activity is aimed at the capabilities of your specific children. Download custom activity sheets, and log their progress in each child's unique Daily Diary!
You'll also find sticker and reward charts, certificates, number and letter practice. Every activity links into the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) areas of learning and development.
Fill in our Daily Diary to log progress against the EYFS and add photo entries instantly simply by sending them straight from your phone. You can share diaries back with parents or childminders so that everyone can enjoy watching your children develop.
activities animals art babies baby behaviour books «child development» childcare childminder children christmas colours communication confidence cooking counting craft «daily diary» development doctor «early years foundation stage» eating eyfs family «fine motor skills» food fruit fun games garden happy health healthy «healthy eating» ideas insects language «language development» learning letters «make believe» music nature numbers nursery ofsted outdoors parenting park pictures play pregnancy reading relax research routine safety school shapes sleep sounds speech sun television tips toddler toddlers toucanlearn «toucanlearn blog» toys vegetables water words writing
©2017 by ToucanLearn Ltd.Credits: framework