childhood education

May 5, 2013

Why My Towel Changed Color When It's Wet?

We were just about cleaning up and preparing for bed. Hera’s small towel got wet in the sink and she noticed that the light brown color […]
January 8, 2013

Supporting an Educated Guess

Children are able to think things through, but can just as easily dial down their critical thinking.  The difference rides on how close they are to […]
January 2, 2013

Focus on Positive Reactions in the New Year – Be Careful, Our Responses Can Crush Our Little Ones Creativity

Over the years, I have watched how parents respond when presented with beautiful artwork created by their children. The natural response is, “What is that?” The […]
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. […]