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Baby Signs®

Keep the conversations going with your child at home by using Baby Sign Language. This month, we will discover how to say blanket, bubble, daddy, grandpa, outside and swing.

Food For Thought: Healthy Tips & Tricks

10 Healthy Ideas for a Lean Barbecue Season We strive to provide healthy menus for our children that feed their bodies for growth and performance. Here are some tips to help you enjoy the BBQ season while keeping your dinners as lean and healthy as can be.  

Parents Corner

Need something to keep your preschooler and toddler busy while you are making dinner tonight? How about 6 lines of tape! Read more at http://handsonaswegrow.com/5-different-activities-for-6-lines-of-tape/

Parents Corner

Parents’ guidance and support plays a crucial role in helping kids do well academically. Here are 10 ways parents can put their kids on track to be successful students. Read More at http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/school-help-elementary.html

21st Century Learning: 21st Century Skills

The term 21st century skills refers to a broad set of knowledge, skills, work habits, and character traits that are believed—by educators, school reformers, college professors, employers, and others—to be critically important to success in today’s world. But what are exactly these “21st Century Skills”? Read more at http://edglossary.org/21st-century-skills/

Montessori 101: Maria Montessori

Italian physician Maria Montessori was a pioneer of theories in early childhood education, which are still implemented in Montessori schools all over the globe. It is important to get to know her better by reading more about her here.

Memorial Day

Our school is closed today in observance of Memorial Day. The simplest thing you can do to explain and honor this holiday with your children is to spend time talking to them about what Memorial Day means to you. Take the day to talk & reflect on the subject of those who have paid the […]

Food For Thought: Healthy Tips & Tricks

How do you get your children to eat better? Children learn their habits, attitudes and beliefs from their parents and other caregivers.  This includes their willingness to try new and healthy foods. Here are 15 ways to get your children to eat better from parent.com.

Way Back Wednesday

Summer Reading is almost here, and it is extremely important for children. What is your favorite early childhood book? The Very Hungry Caterpillar The Cat in The Hat Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Where the Wild Things Are Other – please comment   We offer amazing summer programs for your children to continue learning during the […]