November 20, 2012

Learning About Culture and Traditions Throughout the Holidays

Looking back on my own childhood, I have such happy memories of our Thanksgiving celebrations. My mother is an educator and filled our day with the […]
November 16, 2012

Six Simple Ways to Foster Your Child's Curiosity

“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him […]
November 16, 2012

Tots Touch and Feel – Sensory Exploration for Young Children

A toddler is a mini-scientist. He or she explores the world and conducts “experiments” with all his or her senses: taste, touch, smell, sight, and sound. […]
November 14, 2012

Learning New Words by Reading the Intentions of Others

Common sense would tell us that a young child, just beginning to learn the names of objects, needs to hear the name pronounced when someone is […]