Schoolwork

Rhyme with Me: It’s Fun, You’ll See!

For children ages 3 to 6 Rhyming activities help your child to pay attention to the sounds in words.

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So, Why is Preschool Important Anyway?

There are a number of reasons that preschool is so important for a child to go to, but the main reason is that it helps with kindergarten readiness. The following are some of the reasons preschool is important: Kindergarten academic readiness- Kindergarteners are supposed to go in knowing the basics, their numbers, their letters, shapes, […]

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Zoos

Zoos are great places for you to encourage your child’s interest in the natural world and to introduce him to exotic animals that he might not otherwise ever see. Here are a few suggestions to help make your visit to a zoo worthwhile:

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Why Kids Lie about Homework (and How to Handle It)

When you were young did you lie about homework? I certainly did. I’m not always sure why I lied to my parents about homework, but thinking back after all of these years it occurs to me that one reason for doing so was that it seemed like a huge amount of work. There were so […]

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Introduction to Math

We know from research that children are more likely to be successful learners of any subject when parents actively support their learning. Today, helping children to make the effort to learn, appreciate and master mathematics is more important than ever. Our increasingly technological world demands strong skills in mathematics, not only in the workforce but […]

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Toys and Games that Help Teach the Alphabet

Teaching your child the ABCs is a fun and rewarding time for both you and your child. There are many different methods to teach the ABCs and it is always best to go at your child’s pace. Let’s look at some fun toys and games to teach the ABCs. Alphabet puzzles made from wood are […]

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