Sep 28

Promoting Learning Outside the Classroom

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Often, we think that learning is something we only do in the classroom, but learning is a 24-hour activity. Kids are an open book and are...

Sep 21

Activities for Fall Learning

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Activities for Fall Learning

Fall is a great time to learn about nature. The season change creates a magical atmosphere that inspires curiosity in...

Aug 02

10 Retro Activities to Teach and Play with Your Grandchildren

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Have you noticed your grandchildren prefer to be in front of a screen rather than playing games or exploring outside? Why not teach them some of...

Jul 13

3 Outdoor Science Experiments For Your Program

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Whether you are looking for ideas for your toddler or preschool program, here are 3 easy and fun science experiments you can take outside!

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!

Jul 06

5 Benefits of Water Play

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Provide opportunities to sieve, slop, spray, shake, transport and splash! With the warmer weather, water play offers a fun way to cool off...

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...

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...

May 04

'Veggie Pops' Are A Great Way To Introduce Kids To Gardening!

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Veggie Pops are a stress-free way to get even the youngest kids interested in gardening. 

Wanting to start your children off with an early passion...

Feb 23

Indoor and Outdoor Activities For Rainy Spring Days

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In the springtime it seems to rain nearly every day, so why not embrace it?

Here are some products for your childcare facility that kids can play...

Feb 15

The Best Outdoor Play Products For Your Childcare Facility

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Spring is coming, and you know what that means... outdoor play! 

It seems like we have been cooped up inside for way too long this year, so what...