Teaching phonics is a great way to help your child learn to read and write with confidence! Use this free, printable phonics worksheet to get extra practice with the consonant blends br, bl, br, and cl. Have your young learner look at the image and tell you what it is, and then see if they can choose the correct consonant blend. When they’re finished, have them read the words back to you! Read more at…
Some kids have a really tough time getting organized and starting tasks. Planning, focusing and using working memory can be big challenges too. Use this visual guide to see how executive functioning issues can affect a child’s daily life. More
This preschool skill goal sheet is a one page sheet of typical skills that a preschooler may learn. It is a fun and very visual way for the kids to see what skills they have mastered and document the child's learning. When a skill has been mastered, the child can put a sticker in the box.
Empathy is such an important emotion. Although a baby might not learn a lot from activities about empathy, it will still provide stepping stones for the development of this emotion. The sooner a child learns about empathy, the better!
10 Effective DAP Strategies: An effective teacher or family child care provider chooses a strategy to fit a particular situation. It’s important to consider what the children already know and can do and the learning goals for the specific situation. By remaining flexible and observant, we can determine which strategy may be most effective. Often, if one strategy doesn’t work, another will. Learn more at: http://www.naeyc.org/dap/10-effective-dap-teaching-strategies