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11 May 2020

How to Help Your Child “Connect the Dots” to Develop Ownership Skills

My four-year-old enjoys connect-the-dot puzzles. She loves revealing the hidden shape after connecting each letter or number in sequential order. In Read More

Character DevelopmentCognitive and Phonological Development

20 Apr 2020

How Gardening Benefits Children

While many families are at home together this Spring, this is the perfect time to start a garden or revamp Read More

Character DevelopmentCommunity and Cultural AwarenessJoyful Parenting

17 Apr 2020

Welcome Back Kyle Families!

Dear Valued Stepping Stone School Families: We are pleased to report the Mayor of Kyle has lifted the ban on Read More


13 Apr 2020

Read, Create, Connect – Stepping Stone School Celebrates WOYC 2020!

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) has dedicated April 11-17, 2020 as a week to celebrate Read More

Art and Creative ExpressionCommunity and Cultural Awareness

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