Monthly Archives: March 2016


Time Change: Move Your Clocks Forward for Spring


Don’t forget to set your clocks forward one hour before going to bed Saturday night (March 12, 2016).

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How Much Entertainment “Screen Time” for Kids?


Parents often ask how much electronic device use is “too much” for their children. Electronic devices such as cell phones, tablets, computers, televisions, and game consoles are increasingly available to young children and adolescents and many have their own personal devices. Used appropriately, these devices enhance learning as well as entertain. Inappropriate use of these […]

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ADHD in Girls….on The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti


CBC Radio recently aired an informative program on ADHD in girls. Research shows that boys are far more likely to be diagnosed and receive treatment for this disorder than are girls. Irrespective of gender, early diagnosis and intervention is important in treating this condition. Click on the link below to listen to the  23 minute […]

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Dress Pants on Sale at Dollarama


“Nana Marlene”, a Third Academy family member, gave us a wonderful, cost saving tip. Dress pants are available at the Dollarama on Midpark Way SE for the ridiculously low price of $3.00! She washed them and they came out of the dryer wrinkle free. The pants are available in boys sizes up to 16. Stock […]

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