Month: August 2014
Let the Games Begin! The Benefits of Video Games
I’m sure that I’m not the only parent constantly questioning the pros and cons of video games, so I decided to research and outline what I have discovered.
How to Turn Your Grocery Trip into a Math and Reading Lesson
Often times, we find ourselves going to the grocery store at least once a week anyway, so why not take them along for a quick math and reading lesson? Let’s take a look at some easy activities you can implement with your child at the grocery store, to teach them valuable skills while spending time together and making it fun!
Check! 7 Essential “Pre Back To School” Must-Dos to Cross off Your Checklist
Before you let the end-of-summer blues bring you down, know that THIS year, you’re going to show back-to-school time who’s boss by checking these 7 essential “Pre-Back-To-School” must-dos off your back-to-school checklist.
Sensory Play Benefits
As an educator, I have seen children struggle through sensory activities at school. As a mother, I don’t want my daughter to have that experience for the first time in a foreign environment. So I have incorporated some activities at home to help her become comfortable with sensory exploration.