Pretend Play Ideas and Activities

Parent support and help is needed when encouraging pretend play ideas and activities.  Parents can create a space for the playtime, or supply a box of materials and props to promote pretend play.  Here is a list of some of the items that could encourage pretend play...

Keyboarding Lessons for Young Students

With new Common Core standards some schools are finding it important to implement keyboarding for lessons for young students. This is an important skill to learn as early as kindergarten. In the Columbus Ohio area, several elementary schools have begun to include...

Young Children Are Ready for Math Early in Life

Recently, Lyndsey Layton reported in the Washington Post about research that has shown that young children are ready for math early in life, and capable of direct instruction at very young ages.  The study from Michigan State University shows that children as young as...