You’ll find lots of practical suggestions for parents and other caregivers in the following posts. Information and reflections are offered on understanding, encouraging, and inspiring children, creating engaging learning environments, and connecting with children.
The activities on this blog are built on the assumption that you are monitoring your child’s interests and are prepared to jump in with follow-up questions and ideas for extending exploration. Recent posts on spiders, stinging insects, and pirates assume that your child has shown interest in and is comfortable with talking about, observing, and maybe even touching these animals or considering these things. At the very least, we assume you are not going to launch into these informal [...]