Board Games That Encourage Early Language & Literacy Development in Young Children

Board Games That Encourage Early Language & Literacy Development in Young Children

education Encouraging early language and literacy in young children can set children up for success later in life. “Early literacy development begins the moment a child is born and continues throughout the early childhood years and beyond. Early literacy is not only about...
May 15, 2017 6 Comments
Owl Babies Book Craft and Alphabet Activity

Owl Babies Book Craft and Alphabet Activity

Alphabet Owl Babies by Martin Waddell, illustrated by Patrick Benson, is a well-loved children’s picture book that has been popular with the younger set for years. Owl Babies is this week’s featured book at the Virtual Book Club. We love being part of the Virtual Book...
Oct 30, 2016 12 Comments
Nature Treasure Hunt Mandala Scavenger Hunt & Visual Processing Activity

Nature Treasure Hunt Mandala Scavenger Hunt & Visual Processing Activity

Art and Craft Activities for Kids Being out in nature and creating beauty makes a heart happy. When one can combine nature, beauty and learning it is a bonus. With all the beautiful mandalas being shared I was inspired to take the kids out and create our own. This time making the mandala became a...
Aug 24, 2016 5 Comments
The Games We Play and Why: the Benefits of Educational Board Games

The Games We Play and Why: the Benefits of Educational Board Games

Autism Spectrum Disorder Information, Resources and Activities Sarah and I are play-therapists so we, well, we play for a living. While to people observing us it may seem like we are “just playing”, everything we do has a purpose. Educational board games can teach patience, reciprocal play, turn-taking, academic...
Mar 07, 2016 9 Comments
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