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6 Strategies To Teach Your Child Turn-Taking

6 Strategies To Teach Your Child Turn-Taking
Taking turns is a huge childhood accomplishment in interacting and socializing with others. Arguably one of the biggest accomplishments. The abili...

Festive Fine Motor Pinecone Pom Pom Trees

Festive Fine Motor Pinecone Pom Pom Trees
  These Festive Fine Motor Pinecone Pom Pom Trees (say that fast, 10 times!) are a super-easy, super-fun holiday craft for children to create cute...

10 Characteristics Of Play

10 Characteristics Of Play
On the surface, play may just seem like, well, play - playing and having fun. But play is so much more than simply having fun. Playing actually pla...

What Is Play & Why Does It Matter?

What Is Play & Why Does It Matter?
  Some may argue that play doesn’t need to be defined, explained, or studied – people recognize play when they see it. Play is often seen as the o...

Get A JUMPstart On Your Toddler's Motor Skills With Jumping!

Get A JUMPstart On Your Toddler's Motor Skills With Jumping!
Did you know that jumping is an important gross motor developmental milestone for your toddler? Jumping starts at around 16-18 months of age and su...

6 Ways Sensory Play Can Help Your Child's Development

6 Ways Sensory Play Can Help Your Child's Development
  Eight-month-old Lisa holds a wooden rattle in her hands. She feels the smooth round edges of the wood and, as she turns it over, she feels the ...