Types of Play For Toddlers

“Play gives children a chance to practice what they are learning.” — Fred Rogers (aka Mr. Rogers, producer of TV’s Mr. Rogers Neighborhood) Play is an essential part of every child’s development. Play begins long before children can hold toys or learn rules, and play helps in brain and personality...

Social-Emotional Learning for Little Kids

What is Social-Emotional Learning? Recently, Social-Emotional Learning, a new curriculum, was added to many preschools and daycares. Social-Emotional Learning is a set of skills that enables children to make responsible choices, manage big feelings, identify and maintain positive relationships, show empathy, and choose and achieve goals. Little ones do not...

the importance of art in early years

Arts in the Early Years

The day your pre-schooler writes his or her first name is one of the first great academic achievements you see as a parent. But did you ever wonder what steps your child took to reach that goal? Would it surprise you to know those steps are rooted in the...

STEM Activities for Preschoolers

Preschoolers have a wide-open curiosity about the world and often ask creative questions about STEM. Most preschoolers enjoy exploring science, building blocks, and crazy sculptures. Hence, the best way to facilitate learning is to provide STEM activities while also sitting back and observing their growth. STEM activities are one of the most...

Early Maths Activities

Not every kid learns at the same pace, and unfortunately, math is one of those topics that challenge most children. It would be best to incorporate math into your kids’ routine as it is a vital skill needed in their everyday lives. Research shows that children having excellent math skills is...

Interesting Skills that Parents Can Teach Their Kids

Teaching your children vital skills is one of the most rewarding jobs a parent can have, yet it is also tedious. You get to raise well-rounded kids and give them the skills they need to thrive in their adulthood at an early age. These skills are not limited to just learning...

Improve Your Kid’s Creative Skills

How to Develop Creativity in Kids

Cultivating your little one’s creativity is one of the most valuable skills to nurture from the toddler age. Creativity comes in various forms, ranging between dancing, reading, drawing, sculpturing and painting, writing, and imaginative play.  Often, people believe that resourcefulness and imaginative skills are in-built talents and not a skill taught...

10 Benefits of Early Education

There is no doubt that parents go to extreme lengths so their kids can access only the very best — the highest-quality education, feeding, protection, etc. From the toddler stage to the teen years, children undergo a shocking amount of growth and development.  By the time your little one is done...

Causes of Aggression in Kids and Ways to Handle it

If you are a parent, you may have dealt with your fair share of aggression from your kids. It is not unusual for a toddler or kid younger than 4 to exhibit forms of aggression like meltdowns, tantrums, or violence. Most children outgrow this aggressive behavior by kindergarten, while others carry...

Create A Schedule For Your Toddler

Daily Schedule For Toddlers

The toddler phase is a fantastic stage of childhood, although it could be tiring for the parent. Toddlers are always so busy that they require constant supervision. With early toddlers, you need to work even more. Late toddlers ease your stress a bit as they are a bit more...