Let’s Move: Cutting Straws!

The Fine Motor Dilemma Some kids just really aren’t into cutting–or possibly any fine motor activities, for that matter.  But fine motor skills are really important, and the earlier kids start getting playful practice with them, the better.  Those tiny...

Parking Spaces!

Simple Preschool Math Activities I’ve written before about how easy it is to build early preschool math skills as you play with the kids.  And here’s another fun and playful way to incorporate math into your little ones’ lives.  (This is probably an...

Homemade Books!

Ahhhh…Books! As is probably evident from my last blog post featuring JBrary, not to mention the way I go on and on about early literacy, I love a good book! And so do most kids I know… Kids also love to create things and feel important. Mix all of that up...