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Raising Future-Ready Kids!

Raising Future-Ready Kids!
The challenge in raising future-ready kids is that the world changes so rapidly, and there’s a lot of uncertainty about what their future will look like. 

How do we also teach them the tools for tomorrow so they can apply it no matter what holds?

Our Top 3 Reasons Your Kids Should Learn How to Code

Our Top 3 Reasons Your Kids Should Learn How to Code
Call us biased, but we have a million reasons why kids as young as 7 should start to learn how to code! But we won't bore you with a long list, here's our top 3 reasons to get your kid learning code today. 

Meet Our Team: Introducing Rhys!

Meet Our Team: Introducing Rhys!
Meet Rhys Mendes, a STEAM instructor, a maker, and an inspirer!

Meet Our Team: Introducing Shirina!

Meet Our Team: Introducing Shirina!
From designers to programmers to educators… we LOVE the team we work with at Little Robot Friends. They are the heart of everything we do here and ...

Typing… a necessary skill!

Typing… a necessary skill!
Have you heard the saying... 10,000 hours of practice will make you a pro in anything?  As you might know, here at Little Robot Friends we teach k...

Top 4 Summer Highlights!

Top 4 Summer Highlights!
It’s that time of year... Summer is over and the kids are back at school! Is it just us or did it completely fly by?! We’re sad to wrap things up...

Cool STEAM Books for Curious Kids

Cool STEAM Books for Curious Kids
Foster innovative, future-ready kids with experiences and information that'll help pique their interest in STEAM.

3 Tips To Kickstart Media Literacy

3 Tips To Kickstart Media Literacy
Kids are inundated with media messages every single day. More than ever, it is critical that kids learn to be conscious consumers of media.

Learning With Robots Teaches Valuable Interdisciplinary Skills

Learning With Robots Teaches Valuable Interdisciplinary Skills
Learning with robots promotes hands-on activities for children to gain valuable skills that they can use now and in their future.

The Importance of Teaching Social-Emotional Learning Alongside STEM

The Importance of Teaching Social-Emotional Learning Alongside STEM
The development of STEM skills alongside SEL is key to guiding children to become the leaders of tomorrow. 

Four Lessons To Supercharge Growth Mindset

Four Lessons To Supercharge Growth Mindset

Top four mindset lessons to supercharge a growth mindset.

6 Ways STEM Boost Reading Skills

6 Ways STEM Boost Reading Skills
Six reasons kids who are exposed to STEM-related texts have the advantage of developing vocabulary, knowledge and complex literacy skills.