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5 Ways You Can Prepare Children for Kindergarten this Summer

How can you help your child prepare for school?

What a year this has been.


If you’re a teacher, parent, or caretaker to a Pre-K child, you might be worried about what this school year means for children’s...Continue reading


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Why Typing Is Important for 21st Century Learners

Why Typing Is Important for 21st Century Learners

Take it from me, a 23-year elementary school teacher, we need to teach our students BOTH skills of handwriting and keyboarding in our world today and here's why. 

Throughout my...Continue reading


Multisensory Learning

12 Musical Activities for Preschoolers

Music Activities for Preschoolers

Music is one of the most powerful gifts in the universe.

  • It has the power to make us feel.
  • It can calm and relax us.
  • It can make us happy or sad
  • ...Continue reading


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5 Phonological & Phonemic Awareness Activities

Phonological Awareness Blog

“Phonological awareness,” “phonemic awareness,” and “phonics,” are literacy terms we often hear used simultaneously, and maybe even interchangeably! However, as we work with children, helping them...Continue reading