December 13, 2012

Every Child is a Little Scientist

Cause and effect; that simple concept is the foundation of learning…and of science, especially. After all, scientific experimentation is essentially forming a hypothesis and testing it, […]
December 12, 2012

Be Aware of Your Child's (Great) Memory!

Hera came back and said “we played numbers today”. “Oh that’s new!” I’ve been wondering how much math she was doing at school. Every week she […]
December 11, 2012

Children's Understanding Of Time

What does it mean to say that a young child understands time?  It could mean she knows that the word “minute” refers to a shorter interval […]
December 7, 2012

Teaching Kids To Respect Other People's Feelings

R-E-S-P-E-C-T is not just an Aretha Franklin song. We may sing along to it when it comes on the radio, but how often do we stop […]