Sand and sun equals FUN!

Nothing says summer like a day at the beach! Warm sand, cold salt water, buckets and shovels, sandcastles, the smell of sunscreen, the screech of seagulls – magic! So, how do we use this word to build a child’s vocabulary? Here’s 3 quick tips to teach the word beach: Ask your child what a beach … Read more…

This Wednesday’s Word is “soil”

                 For the last 2 weeks, we’ve worked with the words “seed” and “sprout”.                              Today we’ll talk about “soil”. So, how do we use this word to build a child’s vocabulary? Here are 3 quick tips to teach the word soil: Ask your child what soil is. Soil is another word for dirt. Other … Read more…

The word of the week is “sprout”!

Last Wednesday, we worked with the word “seed” and this week we’re working with                 the next step in the plant cycle – “sprout”. So, how do we use this word to build a child’s vocabulary? Here are 3 quick tips to teach the word sprout: Ask your child what a sprout is. The sprout is … Read more…

The word of the week is “SEED”

Have you seen bright beautiful flowers growing in gardens this week? How about delicious vegetables at the store like green beans or orange carrots or red peppers? Do you know what they all share? They started from little, tiny seeds! And “seed” is our word of the week. So, how do we use this word … Read more…