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30 Mar 2020

Take a trip around the world without leaving your house!

With many of us staying home, you might be looking for fun educational activities you can do with your children! Read More

Community and Cultural Awareness

23 Mar 2020

Six Ways to Support Your Child’s Happiness

Recent studies by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development found that Danish parents raise the happiest children in the Read More

Community and Cultural Awareness

18 Mar 2020

Seven Practical Tips for Helping Your Children Feel Safe During the COVID-19 Pandemic

As public conversation and news reports around COVID-19 increase, your children may worry about themselves, their friends and their family. Read More

Community and Cultural Awareness

12 Mar 2020

Seven Reasons Why Coding is Important for Children to Learn

  Coding is a basic literacy in the digital age. It is important for children to understand and be able to work with Read More

Mathematical and Scientific Concepts

02 Mar 2020

4 Ways to Model Respect

In preparation for this month’s Character and Empathy™ Curriculum focus, I asked my four-year-old about respect.  She pondered for several moments and Read More

Character DevelopmentEmotional and Social Development

24 Feb 2020

Create Hand Print Hearts!

The month of February is a great time of year for young children to celebrate the importance of friendship, as Read More

Art and Creative Expression

11 Feb 2020

Five Ways to Develop Empathy in your Children

The definition of empathy is the ability to identify with or understand the perspective of another and share their emotional Read More

Character DevelopmentJoyful Parenting

03 Feb 2020

Help Your Child Think Before Acting

Executive Functions are the ability to “stop and think,” regulate emotional responses and focus attention. These functions are strengthened as Read More

Child DevelopmentJoyful Parenting

30 Jan 2020

Make a “Coupon Book” of Helpful Gifts !

Use this activity as an opportunity to talk about the many ways we each give and receive and a way Read More

Art and Creative ExpressionJoyful Parenting

27 Jan 2020

6 Ways to Connect with Your Child

Families are always looking for ways to connect with their child’s learning which can bolster their development. Being able to Read More

Emotional and Social DevelopmentJoyful Parenting