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Great Summer Reads
Tuesday, June 28th, 2022 Looking for some great reads to keep your children entertained and enthralled this summer? We have collated a super choice of books, both old and new, which we hope you will enjoy as much as your...
Five Female Engineers That Changed the World
Tuesday, June 21st, 2022 On June 23, we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day, honoring women’s remarkable discoveries and achievements in the engineering space. Taking the time to learn more about these female trail-blazers is an excellent way to encourage...
5 Reasons You Should Read A Bedtime Story
Tuesday, May 31st, 2022 Reading to your children a bedtime story on a daily basis is one of the best things you can do for them. Indeed, there is a wealth of research to show that bedtime stories are a...
Five Ways to Celebrate Children’s Book Week
Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022 Children’s Book Week in the US is May 2nd through 8th (and Nov. 7-13th), so what better way to celebrate than reading with your kids? Book-based activities and interactive games and crafts that center around books...
5 STEM Books to Read with your Kid
Tuesday, March 1st, 2022 World Book Day is this Thursday, March 3rd. Why not visit www.worldbookday.com to find out about some of the fabulous activities that you can take part in. If you are looking for something to read, we...
Get inspired by STEM! Science book list for kids age 4-8
There is no doubt that reading is great for our kid’s brains and learning, so why not sneak a little extra STEAM learning into reading time? This book list is comprised of some of OjO’s favourite Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts...
How board games help your future innovator
Here at OjO, you’d think we are biased about board games as… well… we design and create them! However, we think our love for board games and play based learning is justified because we have done lots of research to...
8 amazing reasons to read storybooks every day with your young child
At OjO we firmly believe that sharing a book with a child is one of the most enjoyable and worthwhile things you can do as a parent. Not only is it easy to do, it’s immensely rewarding and valuable!  There...