I believe that many people feel it is helpful to make a schedule for the day which might include; a bit of structured time, some independent play time, time for outdoor play, reading time, maybe some music, and perhaps a quiet time for all.
December tends to be such a busy month, filled with special events and excitement. Many of the activities offered, as well as the media, are directing us towards a material focus of the season, which may not represent the values and meaning we hope to convey to our children. We are constantly trying to fit […]
The Importance of Social Emotional Learning Attending preschool is a chance for children to begin to learn how to engage successfully in a group setting. Through the activities and opportunities offered at a developmentally appropriate preschool, the goal is that each child will gain confidence and independence as their social emotional skills increase and mature. […]