preschool

  1. Preschoolers

    Homework in preschool?

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    Did you know that homework can be, and often is, sent home for preschoolers? Do you think this is reasonable, or are you wondering...
  2. Children's School & Education

    Homeschooling preschool

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    Preschool should be a time of learning through everyday life experiences. You will be amazed at how much your child can learn...
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    Homeschooling for preschool

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    For many parents, preschool can be a difficult transition. For others, preschool is just a part of everyday life at home. Even if...
  4. Preschoolers

    What is a Reggio Emilia approach to preschool?

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    In a Reggio Emilia approach to preschool, the environment in which children learn is just as important as what and how they learn.
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    What is a Bank Street approach to preschool?

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    Worry that your child’s preschool will focus on only a few areas of development? The Bank Street approach to preschool emphasizes...
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    What is a HighScope approach to preschool?

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    Children who love to plan a project from start to finish, or love to see how one concept can apply to multiple areas and situations...
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    What is a play-based approach to preschool?

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    In your house, “play” might be loud, messy and chaotic. In a play-based preschool, however, the emphasis is always on learning —...
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    What is a project-based preschool?

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    For parents of children who always say, “Why?” and “How?” and “Show me more,” the project-based preschool approach will give their...
  9. Preschoolers

    Signs your child is (or isn't) ready for preschool

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    As your child approaches school age, look for signs of preschool readiness. We talked to a child development specialist to help you...
  10. Preschoolers

    Why I skipped preschool altogether

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    Wondering whether or not you should send your child to preschool? Find out why real moms skipped preschool and why they don't regret...
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    What is a Waldorf preschool?

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    Are you worried about your shy flower or your bulldozer of a preschooler heading off into the unknown world of education for the...
  12. Preschoolers

    3 Fun and easy make-at-home train tracks

    Preschoolers develop a fascination with trains early on. There are many train products on the market, but the tracks get pretty...
  13. Preschoolers

    What is a Montessori preschool?

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    Is your child a natural-born leader? Independence is nurtured at a Montessori preschool where self-directed learning is key and...
  14. Preschoolers

    Is online preschool a good idea?

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    Online preschool is the newest way to educate 3- and 4-year-olds, but will it properly prepare your child for kindergarten? Or will...
  15. Preschoolers

    4 Preschool skills needed for kindergarten success

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    There are so many important lessons taught in the preschool years. Find out the most important ones and how you can reinforce them...
  16. Family Activities

    Fun ideas to entertain the little ones left at home

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    Now that the school-aged kids are hard at work at school, you need something fun for your preschooler kids still at home. Many...
  17. Preschoolers

    Hosting great playdates

    Hosting your preschooler's playdate? A little planning and preparation can help make it a fun time for everyone!
  18. Preschoolers

    Staying connected with your preschooler

    As your preschooler heads off to school for the very first time, it’s easy to fear that your close connection might get lost....
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    Tips for keeping your preschooler happy in the car

    Car trips are trying for preschoolers — and their moms! Use these tips to keep your preschooler happy in the car and make the trip a...
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    Fun preschool activities that bring TV and books to life

    Does your preschooler like to watch TV? Does she always have her head in a book? Bring those worlds to life!