It’s human nature to look ahead. So if you have a child in preschool, you’re probably already thinking ahead to the day your child starts kindergarten. [Read more…] about How to Help Your Child Get Ready for Kindergarten
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Playing with wooden blocks: a fun, creative way for kids to learn grown-up skills like collaboration, negotiation, measurement, and balance.
The Bucks County Free Library has many free resources for families with young children. Our latest is one we know children and their caregivers are going to be very excited about: Let’s Play School.
In a recent article in Scientific American, Scott Barry Kaufman, Scientific Director of the Imagination Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, notes [Read more…] about The Need for ‘Pretend Play’ in Child Development
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Colleen Pelar, author of Living with Kids and Dogs…Without Losing Your Mind, calls herself ‘America’s Kids and Canines Coach.’ She… [Read more…] about Three Steps for Meeting a Dog: Instructions for Parents
Want to know what tomorrow’s learning environment will be like? This infographic tells the big story [Read more…] about Infographic: A Glimpse into the Future of Learning
TV, iPads, computers, video games, cellphones: These technologies and activities play an important role in our daily lives, but many of us worry about the impact they have on our children.