Jul 05

6 Top Classroom Decor Sets of 2019

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With the school year just around the corner it's that time of year again where we like to highlight some of our favourite classroom decorative...

Feb 11

The Importance of Milestones in a Child’s Development

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We all celebrate milestones throughout our lives. A few common ones recognized are birthdays and anniversaries which celebrate the passage of...

Nov 02

STEAM Toy Test Event - A Closer Look

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CALLING ALL TOY TESTERS! This Saturday is our STEAM Toy Test Event! Don’t miss out on the fun. Not sure what’s in store for you? Here’s a closer...

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...

Oct 29

Helping Your Child Cope With Anxiety

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Whether it’s the first day of school or something as simple as going over to a friend’s house to play, anxiety can be triggered anywhere at any...

Oct 05

Helping Kids Communicate About Their Day

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Kids can have a lot to say. This ranges from daily observations and stories, to inquisitive questions that arise from the breadth of new...

Sep 07

4 Great Games to Enhance Classroom Learning

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Children learn and absorb lessons in a variety of different ways. One way to help reinforce the lessons that kids are currently learning is by...

Aug 24

Fun Activities for Long Distance Grandparents!

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Everyone remembers their fun days with Grandma and Grandpa when they were a kid. Making crafts, playing games, or even baking cookies on a rainy...

Aug 24

4 Top Classroom Decor Sets

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With the school year just around the corner it's high time you find the decor that you will use to help define the learning environment for your...

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...

Jul 26

The 5 Best Robotic and Coding Toys to Introduce Into Your Home

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Coding literacy is quickly becoming a key part of the modern education system. 

Parents need to be prepared to introduce their children to coding...

Jul 06

4 Ways to Experiment with Water In and Out of the Classroom

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It's summertime, it's hot, and we are thinking all about WATER!

Jun 28

Create learning provocations and possibilities with Potion Bottles

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Potion Bottles

The design and development of these potion bottles came to life because of my magical childhood memory of making rose petal perfume...

Jun 05

Helping Prevent Children From Experiencing "Summer Slide"

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Did you know, 84% of teachers say students forget or lose skills, knowledge, or grade-level equivalency over the summer? Here are some more scary...

Mar 13

9 Creative Ways to Increase Language Development in Children

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Early language and communication skills are crucial for children's success in school and beyond.

Language skills build confidence and encourage...