Tag Archives: skill development

“Skill-building during Coronavirus” discussed

How do children build skills right now?  Skill-building helps children actively participate at school, at home and as a member of their community. Typically characterized by social skills or logical/reasoning abilities, children can vastly benefit from skill-building during their early years. One of the best ways to do this is through play! Play helps parents […]

Why “Play” is critical for your child’s development

Play is one of the most important components of early childhood development and is considered the highest form of research. Play fosters the development of motor skills, unleashes creativity and teaches children about the world around them. All forms of “play”, be it structured or unstructured offer tremendous benefit to a growing child. There are […]

Building Number Sense

Children have an innate ability to absorb and retain a lot of information in their formative years. As a parent, it is imperative that you take advantage of this ability to teach key concepts in the preschool years so that you build a strong foundation for your child before he or she starts primary school. […]