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Starting School With Roots & Wings Summer Workshop

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The Poppy Clinic

481 North Service Road West

Unit A4

Oakville, ON L6M 2V6

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Are you looking for support as your child begins Kindergarten in September 2018?

The Roots & Wings Summer Workshop is for parents who want to take a proactive approach, feel informed and empowered to set your child up for success.

During this 2 hour in person workshop, you will be guided by Kim Marshall, creator of the Starting School with Roots & Wings Facebook group as well as experienced Kindergarten mom and Kindergarten teacher. You will also be introduced to 4 expert panel members (including a Certified Sleep Consultant, Nutritionist, and Naturopathic Doctor) who will arm you with valuable tips and tricks as you uplift your child during this time of transition and beyond. When parents feel informed about Kindergarten, they transfer this positive energy into their children, setting them up for a lifetime of engaging school experiences!

You will have an opportunity to listen, learn and ask all your questions.


In this workshop you will learn about:

What is school readiness?

12 Things to do before the first day of school

Effective ways to encourage independence

Shopping for the Kindergarten supply list

Packing the Kindergarten backpack

What to pack for lunch and snacks

How to build your child's immune system

Separation and support: ways to build comfort

Using proper sleep and nutrition to support seasons of change

Mindfulness and essential oils as tools for self-regulation

Relationships and curiosity: The full day Kindergarten program in Ontario


We will address popular questions and concerns including but not limited to:

What if my child isn't ready? What if I'M not ready?

What should I do if my child is born in December?

What if my child never attended preschool or daycare?

What if my child still needs help in the bathroom or getting dressed?

What if my child is shy?

What if my child still naps in the afternoon?

What if my child and I have spent very little time apart?

What if my child is a picky eater?

What if my child doesn't speak English?


Starting School with Roots & Wings Summer Workshop Expert Panel

Education: Kim Marshall is the creator of the Facebook Group "Starting School with Roots & Wings". She is a passionate Kindergarten teacher who is fostering an online community of 2,000+ families as they uplift their school-aged children through exciting new experiences of curiosity and relationship. As Kim about developing the whole child during the early years. Kim's daughter Sydney is graduating from SK in June 2018. sswithrootsandwings@gmail.com

Health: Dr. Michelle Peris is a Naturopathic Doctor and clinic director at The Poppy Clinic specializing in women and children's wellbeing. Dr. Michelle brings an empowereing and preventative approach to optimal health. As Dr. Michelle about skin eruptions, digestive function, immune support, and blood sugar regulation. Dr. Michelle's daughter Sadie is graduating from SK in June 2018. hello@poppyclinic.com

Sleep: Amanda Jewson is a certified sleep consultant and owner of Baby's Best Sleep. Amanda has a background in education and a special interest in mental health, wellness, and counselling. Ask Amanda about the perfect bedtime, how to drop the nap, and the important connection between sleep and the learning brain. Amanda's daughter Willie is entering JK in September 2018. amanda@babysbestsleep.com

Nutrition: Sam Peris is a Holistic Nutritionist. She is a wizard in the kitchen, always making whole foods fun and delicious. Ask Sam about grocery shopping for the school week and preparing the optimal lunch and snack boxes. Sam's son Caden is entering SK in September 2018. samperisnutrition@gmail.com

Emotional Support: Tara Galeazza is a doTERRA wellness advocate and the founder of The Full Life Movement. Ask Tara how pure plant essential oils can uplift children physically, mentally, and emotionally both inside and outside the classroom. Tara's daughter Piper is entering SK in September 2018. eolovetara@gmail.com


Each ticket includes a grab bag with curated items for you and your child

Please note the location of this workshop is 2 min from the highway at QEW between Dorval and Fourth Line

Please email sswithrootsandwings@gmail.com with any questions

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The Poppy Clinic

481 North Service Road West

Unit A4

Oakville, ON L6M 2V6

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