We all know that unstructured play is important for our kids. But do you know why? Or how to foster it? Here’s a look at how activities like game play or throwing a dance party in your kitchen positively effect your child’s social, emotional and cognitive growth.
No doubt about it. Reading to your child and exposing them to a variety of books/print rich environments helps build a strong foundation for life-long learning. The US Department of Education has several simple strategies for creating strong readers. These strategies are evolve from book reading and mostly focus on reading comprehension:
Magic Screen – Alphabet
Introduce, or reinforce, all the letters of the alphabet by wiping the screen to reveal all the cute animals.