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Why Your Child’s Preschool Teacher Isn’t Using Worksheets

You might discover that your child's preschool teacher does not use worksheets. This might be surprising, since you may have remembered performing worksheets as a part of your early education. However, teachers have found that worksheets are not as effective as previously thought and that it may be more-effective to have preschool be entirely focused on play. Worksheets Are Convergent Materials Worksheets are what are considered "convergent materials." There is only one right or wrong way to perform a worksheet. Read More 

3 Tips For Becoming A Better Child Care Provider

Working as a child care provider can be fun, interesting, and rewarding. However, it can also be difficult, and it is important to always be striving to become a better provider. The children you care for deserve the very best, so keep the three tips listed below for becoming a better child care provider in mind to help you improve your approach.   1. Learn to be Flexible It is important for children to have discipline and consistency in their schedules and activities. Read More 

Teach Your Child About Colors, Shapes, And Textures With A Homemade Sensory Board

Teach your young child about colors, shapes, and textures by creating a sensory board for them to play with. After you have made the board, encourage your child to explore the items that are displayed across it. Describe each one to your child. Your child will learn about the characteristics of each item, which will help them excel when they begin preschool.   Materials thin piece of plywood hand sander sandpaper latex spray paint face mask vinyl tarp ruler foam letters and numbers carpet remnants various types of fabric stencils fabric pen scissors craft glue stickers Sand And Paint The Plywood Read More 

Finding A Private School For Your Autistic Child

Finding the right school for your autistic child can prove to be a challenge, but isn't impossible. More and more parents of autistic children are choosing to homeschool their childred. However, homeschooling isn't always an option. Private schools are often the best alternative for autistic children. Why Private School? Autism is a spectrum disorder. There's no mold that fits all autistic children. They may have similarities in one area, yet be completely different in another. Read More 

Tips For Working With Angry Children

Caring for a child that is easily angered, or seems to be angry regardless of the situation, can be a struggle for parents and caregivers alike. Finding ways to communicate and care for a child when their anger surges out of control is much easier said than done. However, when you have the tools and knowledge you need to handle situations that are escalating out of control, you can better handle a child struggling with anger issues. Read More