Creativity and imagination are wonderful things to encourage in our children! They don’t just get value from the act of doing art and make-believe alone, but can also take the skills they learn from thinking creati
STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics and is getting a lot of emphasis in education right now. With good reason-These are skills our children will need in school and in the “real world.
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Is it just me, or are you absolutely sick of hearing about how “horrible” the Millennial generation is? How we’re destroying this industry, or that ancient moral value.
“Kindergarten Ready” means something different than it did 20 years ago. Kindergarten has been called the “new first grade,” especially since the addition of Common Core.
I’ve talked a little bit about how I’ve returned to working in the classroom recently, here on the blog and on my Instagram.
I’m about to return to work after taking the last 15 months off to be a stay at home mom (SAHM) with my son.
PLAY AND LEARN
Why does it need to be play OR learn? It doesn’t! Why do so many parents and teachers think that play is bonus, or extra, after they’ve learned? Children play and learn at the same time.
Do you feel pressured to constantly come up with new ideas for your child’s play? Maybe they’re great at entertaining themselves most of the day, but for some reason, there is that little pocket of time that
Question: How do you keep 60 children aged 2.5-5-years-old entertained for 40-50 hours a week, with only one closet full of toys? Answer: Toy rotation.