How Young Children Learn

How do young children learn?  By trying things out through the filter of their 5 senses. A newborn baby learns through their sense of touch that there are loving caresses and snuggly ways of being held. Babies learn the difference between wet and dry or warm and cold through touch and they quickly learn which … Read more…

Keep The Learning Going: At The Library

Libraries are magical places where pirates roam and unicorns dance and children can fly – all within the pages of a book! Ready to travel the world?  Fasten your seat belt and let’s go! Step 1: Check out your local public library! Many have weekly story hours for preschoolers and special children’s library rooms or … Read more…

Keep the Learning Going: At the Playground

Playgrounds are great places to have fun! (Secret!!   Playgrounds are a great Science Lab, too!) Kids are all about having fun. Given a choice between fun, work, and learning which will your child pick? Fun, right? Here’s a great way to combine all three on a sunny afternoon…. Let’s get started on our very hard … Read more…

Keep The Learning Going: In the Car

Building vocabulary and understanding is one of the big keys to helping your child get ready for kindergarten. Keep the conversation going in the car and talk to your child about: Where are you going: are you turning left or right? What color is the traffic light? What do the 3 colors mean? Do you … Read more…