Oct 31

Books To Inspire Kindness

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Due to the daily conflicts that can arise from children sharing space, toys, and learning experiences, caregivers often feel like they're playing...

Sep 07

Our Favourite Ways to Encourage Independent Play

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Independent play is a key area of early childhood development. It helps children develop vital skills and positive learning habits which they will...

Aug 31

6 Great Books to Learn About Animals for National Wildlife Day

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Every loves animals, from cuddly pets to wild beasts. Here are some of our favourite books to learn about animals just in time for National...

Aug 10

8 Genius Book Storage Ideas For the Classroom

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Do you sometimes feel like your classroom library is organized one day, then the next it looks like a hurricane blew through your classroom? We...

May 10

Introducing a Caterpillar and Butterfly Theme To Your Preschool Classroom

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Watching the life cycle of caterpillars and butterflies is always amazing, especially for children!  Use a caterpillar and butterfly theme in your...

Apr 20

8 Delightful Children's Books that Celebrate Differences and Diversity

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1. And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell

Apr 19

6 Simple Ways You and Your Kids Can Help the Environment Together

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1. Plant your own garden

Nothing teaches children about nature the same way digging in the dirt and planting a garden can. Veggie Pops are a great...

Apr 18

6 Great Books for Teaching Youngsters about Mother Earth

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1. Helping Hands: Grow It!

This book introduces children to the idea that they can help things grow in the garden by asking, "which plants shall...