Activities you can do with your toddler as a family.
Even babies a few weeks old are learning about sequence. If baby is hungry and sees you, he knows what happens next; you can see it in his body language.
Preparing your child for his or her first foray into the "formal" education system is largely met with happy anticipation. But there's also a heavy dose of concern: Is my child ready for kindergarten?
Munch, munch, munch! This nonscientific tale depicts a tyrannosaurus eating a multitude of objects, including each letter of the alphabet. This clever theme for an ABC book will delight beginning readers as they identify the many objects on each page whose names begin with the featured letter.
The 3 things teachers wish our children arrived at school already knowing. (Hint: It's got nothing to do with reading, writing, or 'rithmetic.)
Learning begins at birth, and brain development during the first years of life is incredibly important to the lifelong success of every child. Find out how you can help your baby learn!
Many preschoolers who are going to school for the first time may be reluctant to spend time away from their parents, or they may be frightened to interact with other children and adults.
A pervasive myth in our society is
that smart kids can fend for themselves. However, this is not
the case. Like all children, gifted children need to be
nurtured to become happy, successful adults.
Everything you wanted to know about kindergarten.