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Early childhood play-based learning activity - rainbows

Early childhood play-based learning activity - ...

It's true, rainbows are such a great learning shape to use in an early childhood setting for so many reasons.   Rainbows help teach our children colours, and soooo much...

Early childhood play-based learning activity - ...

It's true, rainbows are such a great learning shape to use in an early childhood setting for so many reasons.   Rainbows help teach our children colours, and soooo much...

Early childhood outdoor play - gardening benefits

Early childhood outdoor play - gardening benefits

Gardening has four major benefits when it comes to motor skill development. 1. Gross motor skills 2. Fine motor skills 3. Mindfulness 4. Sensory integration   Here is how.  ...

Early childhood outdoor play - gardening benefits

Gardening has four major benefits when it comes to motor skill development. 1. Gross motor skills 2. Fine motor skills 3. Mindfulness 4. Sensory integration   Here is how.  ...

Winter sensory play ideas for toddlers and preschoolers

Winter sensory play ideas for toddlers and pres...

Are you running out of ideas to keep your toddler or preschooler busy in the winter?   Try these outdoor sensory play activities below and let us know your favourite....

Winter sensory play ideas for toddlers and pres...

Are you running out of ideas to keep your toddler or preschooler busy in the winter?   Try these outdoor sensory play activities below and let us know your favourite....

toddler development visual skills

Baby and toddler motor development - eye and he...

Your baby's brain is growing at an astronomical speed and today I want to chat all about baby's eye and head movement.    We rely on our vision skills to...

Baby and toddler motor development - eye and he...

Your baby's brain is growing at an astronomical speed and today I want to chat all about baby's eye and head movement.    We rely on our vision skills to...

Trajectory play schema activities for children's development

Trajectory play schema activities for children'...

Play schemas are repetitive play behaviours that we see typically in infants and toddlers.   Play schema behaviours describe a lot of infant and toddler behaviour such as; throwing food...

Trajectory play schema activities for children'...

Play schemas are repetitive play behaviours that we see typically in infants and toddlers.   Play schema behaviours describe a lot of infant and toddler behaviour such as; throwing food...

How to view the classroom from a child living with autism's perspective

How to view the classroom from a child living w...

When I walk into a classroom for an observation session, the first thing that I do is sit at the back of the classroom to observe: the environment (shadows, sounds, lighting, environment...

How to view the classroom from a child living w...

When I walk into a classroom for an observation session, the first thing that I do is sit at the back of the classroom to observe: the environment (shadows, sounds, lighting, environment...