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15 Nov 2021

Fun Ways to Teach Children About Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a special holiday that signifies gratitude and compassion for others, community, sharing and spending time with those you Read More

Joyful Parenting

15 Nov 2021

S.T.R.E.A.M. – Adding the “R” to S.T.E.A.M.

The STEM acronym was introduced in 2001 by scientific administrators at the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF). Since that time, Read More

Art and Creative ExpressionCognitive and Phonological DevelopmentEmotional and Social DevelopmentMathematical and Scientific ConceptsUncategorized

11 Nov 2021

2021 Stepping Stone School Turkey Call

This year’s annual Turkey Call at Stepping Stone School Shoal Creek was a fantastic opportunity for the children to learn all Read More


12 Oct 2021

The Benefits of Quiet Time for your Child!

In our ever-connected extroverted world, quiet and alone time can be difficult to come by especially for parents. Most parents Read More

Child DevelopmentEmotional and Social DevelopmentJoyful Parenting

14 Sep 2021

The Importance of Strong Grandparent/Grandchild Relationships

The bonds between grandparents and grandchildren have real, significant effects on each other’s psychological well-being long into grandchildren’s adulthood. Now, Read More

Joyful Parenting

06 Aug 2021

Stargazing: A Fun Family Activity!

With children out of school and the weather staying warm through the summer months, spending time outdoors can be both Read More

Joyful ParentingMathematical and Scientific ConceptsUncategorized

02 Jul 2021

The Benefits of Aromatherapy for Children

Aromatherapy has been around for centuries. There is vast scientific evidence that aromatic plant and flower extracts have many therapeutic Read More

Joyful ParentingUncategorized

10 Nov 2020

Peace of Mind for Parents – “Making” At Home

Making is a term for hands-on, creative expression that gives children opportunities to explore, create, learn, and try something new through Read More

Art and Creative Expression

05 Nov 2020

5 Ways to Help Your Child Develop Perseverance at Home

I watched as 5-month-old Ava lay on her belly participating in “Tummy Time” in her classroom. I shook a rattle Read More

Character DevelopmentEmotional and Social Development

27 Oct 2020

 Halloween Safety in the Age of COVID-19

Halloween is right around the corner and all of our traditional ways of celebrating the holiday now need to be Read More

Community and Cultural AwarenessHealth & Safety