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Beach School

Beach School

Posted by Spotty Otter on 7th Feb 2023

We went to visit Starfish class who are Nursery and Reception children from Embleton Vincent Edwards C of E Aided Primary School, also known as the ‘School by the Beach’ in beautiful Northumberland.Embleton school is a small primary school with a warm and welcoming atmosphere, teaching children from 3 to 11 years old. The school lies in the heart of Embleton, a picturesque Northumbrian vi …
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​Skiing in Spotty Otter!

​Skiing in Spotty Otter!

Posted by Kathryn James on 7th Feb 2023

Our Snowdonia National Park ambassadors are a super adventurous family, they can always found in the mountains. They recently went on a skiing holiday and yes you guessed it the kids were wearing Spotty Otter on the slopes! Kathryn has shared with us some tips to help if you take your kids skiing too!Spotty Otter on the slopes! Skiing can provide the most awesome family fun. If you are lucky …
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​Children’s Mental Health Week 6-12th February 2023

​Children’s Mental Health Week 6-12th February 2023

Posted by Spotty Otter on 1st Feb 2023

Why spending time outside is important for Children's Mental HealthStudies reveal a link between participation in outdoor activities, and significant improvements in mental, psychological, and emotional wellbeing in children. Here are a few reasons why:Reduces Stress and AnxietyWhen children spend too long sitting still inside a classroom, they can become restless and inattentive. Simply bei …
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How to layer your kids for Winter

How to layer your kids for Winter

Posted by Spotty Otter on 16th Jan 2023

  Getting your child correctly dressed for the colder weather can sometimes be a little confusing. You may ask yourself “how do I dress my child for outdoor play?” well the answer is, Layers!Layers are the key to keeping your child warm, and if they become too hot, just simply remove a layer. Layering in the correct clothing retains heat, leads moisture away & helps keep cold at bay witho …
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