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This last year we have been very busy indeed. Silvie has been on a fact-finding jaunt to the Middle East to investigate just what it takes mentally, physically and culturally to work in the United Arab Emirates.
Nanny Culture is due for general release in the second quarter of 2017. The story revolves around an Emirati family who temporarily hire the services of a British nanny to help them organise their children’s daily activities and study schedules. The documentary demonstrates how other nationalities see Emirati culture and to what extent they interact and coexist with each other in harmony.
Discover a world of imagination, creativity and fun, where little ones can explore their interests through soft play, dress-up, themed crafts and games, all designed to promote physical, social and cognitive development.
Whether you’re looking for an exciting place to play, a happy haircut experience, or an exciting venue to host your child’s next birthday, we’re on a mission to create meaningful memories for your child that will last a lifetime!
At Brightstars we believe that Montessori education is the perfect fit for every child. Montessori is a child centred education system that has been in existence for over 100 years with very little change during that time.
If you are looking for someone to come in and so structured activities with your child to give their learning a boost that they will enjoy then this is your solution.
Located in the Al Mushrif area, just 10 minutes from the city center.
Located in the Al Mushrif area, just 10 minutes from the city center, the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club is a tranquil oasis in one of the Gulf’s most up-to-date and beautiful cities. The Club covers a vast area and provides members with a relaxed and restful atmosphere away from the hustle of modern day life. As the name implies, the Club was originally established as an equestrian center, but over the years, due to the encouragement and support of the late President His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Club has enjoyed steady and sustained development.
Little World is a place for little ones, like no other in Abu Dhabi. Combining children’s entertainment and education through experiential play-based learning experiences...
Little World is a place like no other in Abu Dhabi. For the first time, we introduce to you a venue where children’s entertainment meets education. Through experiential play-based learning experiences, we offer parents a place to watch their children have fun, feeling good that they are also learning. When children come to Little World, they have fun doing what they do best—playing, creating, designing, building and role-playing. Educators know that they are actually experimenting, discovering, engineering, challenging themselves and extending their learning through investigations. Bring your child aged 0-3 with a caregiver or check-in your child age 4 and above to learn and play while you shop, watch a movie or enjoy a coffee with your friends. Little World offers something for everyone, especially for those who prioritize their child’s intellectual, emotional and physical development.
At Music Monkeys we don't just sing along to a CD we encourage mums, dads, grans, nannies to engage.
Founded by Lisa Irwin in November 2012, Music Monkeys offers fun structured music and movement classes throughout Abu Dhabi. A mum of four boys, a primary teacher from England with nursery teaching experience Lisa has lived in Abu Dhabi since 2008. Lisa is passionate about introducing Music as early as possible and understands the value, importance and impact it can have on a child.
We believe in empowering parents to enable their own children to achieve solid sleep.
We believe in empowering parents to enable their own children to achieve solid sleep. We don’t come into your home and do it for you (where would that leave you when you are faced with your next sleep challenge (such as a holiday, illness, a house move or a new baby?) We facilitate incredible change through you.
In 2015, AISA celebrated two decades of serving the Abu Dhabi community, providing world-class international education in the UAE. Thank you to our parents, teachers and students for your support over the years!
AISA received its first accreditation in October 1997 from the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges (MSA), and in January 2010 was accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS). AISA offers education from Kindergarten to Grade 12. It was the first school to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma in the UAE and later became the first school in Abu Dhabi to be authorized to offer the IB Primary Years Program (PYP). In keeping with local regulations, the Secondary School is gender segregated.
Home to a winning mix of Ferrari inspired rides and attractions, the biggest Ferrari Store and a range of authentic Italian dining options
Beneath its gigantic, iconic red roof it houses numerous high-adrenaline rides including the spectacular new Flying Aces ride, featuring the highest rollercoaster loop in the world, the world’s fastest rollercoaster, Formula Rossa, with a top speed of 250kmph in 4.9 seconds, family-friendly attractions, state-of-the-art simulators, electric-powered go-karts, live shows and an inspiring treasure of racing memorabilia!
Students on an Outward Bound course are expected to work hard and closely as a team. They will learn new skills such as how to communicate effectively, how to set goals and how to work for the benefit of the group. LEADERSHIP – PIONEER – CHALLENGE
Confidence - Whatever your age an Outward Bound course will help you to become more confident, more effective and more capable at school, college or the workplace. Inspirational - All of our courses take place in beautiful, natural locations a world away from modern distractions and the daily routine and are designed to inspire and motivate. New Skills - We help individuals of all ages learn new skills and attain a renewed sense of achievement, confidence and purpose that will help them overcome any obstacle in the future.
Our small playground is a safe haven for the under 5’s. A dedicated soft play area with toddler slides, ball pools and interactive toys that come in pint sizes to entertain our little busy bees.
Explore a playful universe with our one-of-a-kind recreational area for the youngest of the young to the young-at-heart. Immersive and adventurous, our main playground features multi-level mazes, spiral slides, obstacle courses and 3 trampouline capsules to keep our 5-12 years active all day.
Thank you for your interest in Dubai British School (DBS), a Taaleem School. Founded in 2005, DBS has established itself as one of the leading British schools in the region, offering a broad and balanced education to children from all around the world.
We are a unique school that places the wellbeing of our students and the interests of our community at the heart of everything we do. It is our goal that every DBS student is given the tools to make a positive difference during their time with us – to their own life and to other’s lives.
As one of the top preschools and nurseries in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Odyssey French Nursery believes that a child’s first steps are the most important and they will set them on the path of life.
We strive to ensure that the first steps are the best steps, with our commitment to a Holistic approach to education presented in not one but THREE languages. Odyssey English French Nursery is considered one of the best nursery schools in Dubai and Abu Dhabi because we believe in exposing children to two or more languages from an early age. Our English, French and Arabic classes will give your child the power of communication in an increasingly interconnected global community and provide the tools for them to become successful members of society.
The documentary had its first screening at the Hospital Club, a private members club for the city’s creative community.
The growing number of British nannies who are coming to work in the UAE are the subject of a new documentary that has premiered in London. Directed by Paul James Driscoll, Nanny Cultures follows Julie C Mcilvenny, who leaves London to work as a nanny for a family in Abu Dhabi with six children. The documentary had its first screening at the Hospital Club, a private members club for the city’s creative community. The audience included representatives from the UAE embassy in the city, the makers of the film, and Anna Langley-Evans, Emma Henderson and Jana Valabikova, who work for Nannies Incorporated, an agency specialising in hiring maternity nurses and nannies for clients in the Emirates.
A world of privacy, luxury, elegance and relaxation awaits you – with personalized attention and service of international standards at the club. Set in beautifully landscaped gardens.
Welcome to Abu Dhabi Country Club, the first and most exclusive health & fitness club of its kind in the UAE capital. As most long time residents know, Abu Dhabi Country Club was the first facility of its kind in the city. Established in 1999 by the Government of Abu Dhabi, the Health & Fitness Club enlarged its scope of operations to focus more on family activities and integrate even more into the social fabric of Abu Dhabi. We’ve been a part of Abu Dhabi’s social life for years. So, no matter where you go in Abu Dhabi, you’ll find loyal Club members in the corporate world as well as in the hospitality and events circles. We have built a reputation in doing what we do through a proactive approach – a passion to understand, meet and exceed your expectations. We’re here to delight you.
My First Gym's mission is to take care of the Mind, Body and Soul of our families, parents and children. My First Gym is a rapidly growing United Arab Emirates based company.
Our charter is to empower the youth of today and tomorrow in building healthy lifestyles that support a balance between fitness and nutrition. Our vision is to provide parents with a safe, organized and clean facility, where kids can have fun while getting fit, along with their parents!