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Holiday Activities for Children
The holiday season is here, and it is a time full of meaning and magic for children. With the fun holiday season, there are many opportunities to find learning endeavors for children. To keep your children busy with fun and learning over the holidays, here are some activities for you to try together! Greeting Cards … Continue reading
When is the right time to start schooling?
Increasingly high-quality early childhood education has been linked to having a positive influence on a child’s development and school readiness by providing valuable educational and social experiences. Recent research shows that 85% of a child’s brain develops in the first five years. During this critical time, children learn to think, read, remember, listen, as well … Continue reading
Teach and Honor This Memorial Day
Who doesn’t love a nice three-day weekend? For many Americans, Memorial Day marks the official beginning of summer; time for pools to open, barbecues with friends and playing in the surf. However, to military families, the meaning runs much deeper. Memorial Day is the day on which those who died in active military service are … Continue reading
First Aid Tips for Ticks
Boo-boos, and bug bites – oh my! This summer, keep your child safe in the great outdoors. Some experts have warned that 2017 could be a bad year for the disease-carrying ticks. However, before you forbid your child from going outside, and locking your windows and doors, it’s important to know that most tick bites … Continue reading
The Benefits of Setting Limits
Ahh, summer break, and if your house was anything like mine, some of the limits and boundaries had relaxed or went out the window altogether. I noticed it; I’m sure my son noticed it and certainly, my sanity or the lack thereof, noticed it. But, it was summer. Limits and boundaries are healthy and essential … Continue reading
What is peace education?
Peace education is inherent in every level of the Montessori curriculum. Generally defined, peace education is the process of acquiring the values, the knowledge, and developing attitudes, skills, and behaviors to live in harmony with oneself, others and with the natural environment. What’s that Hum? When you visit a Montessori classroom, you may marvel at … Continue reading