Thanksgiving Activities That Teach Kids To Have Hearts of Gratitude

Thanksgiving Activities That Teach Kids To Have Hearts of Gratitude

Being grateful requires an awareness of the things you have or as we often here them called, your blessings. Raising kids to have hearts of gratitude takes being intentional about teaching them to see what they have instead of what they do not.

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How to Practice Sequencing With Toddlers & Preschoolers

How to Practice Sequencing With Toddlers & Preschoolers

Learning how to identify sequence of events is beneficial for both scientific inquiry (making observations and predictions) and literacy skills. Identifying sequence of events is something you can start practicing your toddler or preschooler.

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3 Ways to Prepare for Reading Comprehension in Your Preschooler

3 Ways to Prepare for Reading Comprehension in Your Preschooler

When your child is in the toddler or preschool years, reading comprehension may be the furthest thing from your mind, mostly because they can’t even read, yet. However, this vital reading skill can be developed long before your child can actually read.

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How to Develop a Love for Reading in Your Young Child

How to Develop a Love for Reading in Your Young Child

While I don’t believe that toddlers and preschoolers should be taught to read there are things you can do as a parent to develop a love for reading in your child at an early age. A love for reading is important because the more your child loves to read, the more your child will read and children that read the most are the best readers.

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Two Simple Counting Games for Toddlers & Preschoolers

Two Simple Counting Games for Toddlers & Preschoolers

Building strong math skills is something that will benefit your child for years to come and you can start much earlier than you may think. Toddlers and preschoolers (and even babies) encounter math and opportunities to build those skills.

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3 Super Easy Ways to Introduce Math to Toddlers & Preschoolers

3 Super Easy Ways to Introduce Math to Toddlers & Preschoolers

Whether you like math or not, it is an important skill that will be used for a lifetime and building math skills at an early age can help set your toddler or preschooler up for success in the future.

Of course, I don’t mean that you should do math equations with your little one but there are ways you can start introducing a foundation for math skills to little ones in a way that is fun and useful for life!

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A Mom's Guide to Receptive Language & How to Build Your Child's Understanding

A Mom's Guide to Receptive Language & How to Build Your Child's Understanding

When we think of a child’s speech and language development, we tend to think of what the child can say but receptive language is a key component to child development and is used as a marker by professionals when detecting delays and disorders in toddlers and preschoolers.

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A Simple Activity With Numerous Benefits For Toddlers & Preschoolers

 A Simple Activity With Numerous Benefits For Toddlers & Preschoolers

Coloring may seem like a simple activity that doesn't hold a whole lot of value beyond being a time filler but there are actually many benefits to coloring for little ones and even helps prepare them for school. Here are some ways that coloring is advantageous for toddlers and preschoolers.

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