Why Hopscotch Is Great for Kids of All Ages

Why Hopscotch Is Great for Kids of All Ages

Hopscotch remains a beloved game for children and adults alike due to its simplicity and numerous benefits. Dating back to ancient Rome, this game withstands the test of time and offers endless opportunities for fun and learning. The enduring popularity of hopscotch can be attributed to its ability to support various aspects of child development, … Read more

Common Mental Health Challenges for Teens

Common Mental Health Challenges for Teens

What are some common mental health challenges for teens? Teen mental health challenges encompass a variety of issues that affect emotional, psychological, and social well-being. These challenges can arise from various sources, including biological, environmental, and social factors. National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) reports that nearly one in five U.S. adolescents (ages 12-18) has … Read more

I Can Write CVC Words Worksheets

I Can Write CVC Words Worksheets

Last week we shared a fun CVC Short Vowel Word Worksheets with your kids. As you know, CVC (consonant, vowel, consonant) short vowel words are one-syllable, three-letter words. They typically follow a pattern and are a fundamental element for pre-reading. You can learn more about how to teach kids short vowel sounds here.  This week I have … Read more

How to Teach Kids Short Vowel Sounds

Great Ways on How to Teach Kids Short Vowel Sounds

How to teach kids short vowel sounds? Teaching kids short vowel sounds can be engaging and effective with a variety of methods. you can create a well-rounded and engaging learning experience that supports children in mastering short vowel sounds effectively. Adapt the activities to suit the interests and learning styles of the children you’re working … Read more

What Are the Benefits of Montessori Education for Kids?

Benefits of Montessori Education for Kids

What are the benefits of Montessori education for kids? Montessori education is an educational approach developed by Dr. Maria Montessori in the early 20th century. It is based on the idea that children learn best when they are actively engaged in their education and have the freedom to explore and discover at their own pace. … Read more

What to do When Hearing Aids Don’t Work for your Child

What to do When Hearing Aids Don't Work for your Child

What to do when hearing aids don’t work for your child? I’m sure by now that you and your child are frustrated. But some things can help your child with their hearing. It’s important to take a proactive and comprehensive approach to address the situation. My daughter was born with a profound to severe hearing … Read more

Benefits of Chalkboard Writing

The Benefits of Chalkboard Writing

Chalkboard writing, or using a chalkboard as a teaching or communication tool, offers several benefits, particularly in educational and instructional settings. Here are some of the benefits of chalkboard writing: Cost-Effective Chalkboards are relatively inexpensive compared to other modern technology-based teaching tools like whiteboards or electronic smartboards. They require minimal maintenance and can last a … Read more