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5Jun2023

Summer is supposed to be fun!

If summer is supposed to be fun, then you want to have SIMPLE easy ideas to keep kids busy that don’t add more work on you.

Let’s face it. Every day you already have so much work to do, so why add more?

A summer activity calendar can help outline ideas to keep kids busy.

We all want kids to play independently, and that’s why simple activities that bring in a variety of open-ended play with time to bond and connect will foster those skills.

And also, the more you expose toddlers and preschoolers to a variety of activities and build their confidence to explore, the more they will be ready for Kindergarten.

Here is how to use the summer activity calendar to keep your sanity and keep kids engaged:

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30Apr2023

Too many kids are getting behind in reading,

and did you know it starts at toddlerhood!

A lot of people want to make sure their child has the right start to be reading so they don’t get behind in school.

And as a result, some parents are forcing skills that get in the way of play.

But did you know that you can teach reading through a fun whole child approach.

Developing the whole child is an important factor because children don’t learn subject areas in isolation.

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22Feb2023

Routines for kids can be hard to establish but they are SO important!

They take a lot of time and patience to get into place.

And just when you think you have a routine in place – some kind of emergency happens! Someone’s sick, you need to go to the store at the last minute, or you have bored kids.

Of course every day is different. We have a lot on our plate and we want to be flexible, but do you know why consistent routines for kids are important?

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