Teaching kids to understand and appreciate the environment will broaden their view and make them good stewards of the earth. Preschool programs that incorporate lessons about the environment into their curriculum do wonders for kids' education. Preston Kiddie Kollege shares a few ideas to bring the wide world into a preschool program classroom.
Show and Tell
Encourage kids to observe the world as they go about their day outside of preschool.
Sending your child to summer camp can be a difficult decision when your child doesn't really want to go. Your child may be looking forward to hanging around at the mall and texting with friends all summer, but camp could be much better for their development. Here are a few of the benefits your child could gain from summer camp.
Break From Technology
A week or two at summer camp might be one of the few times your child takes a long break from their smartphone, video games, or television.
There has been a widely accepted belief that the best time for kids to start daycare is right after they turn on year old. While this may give an impression that this is a universal number that you must follow, you're probably wrong. Most of the time, the best time for you to start looking at programs for daycare depends on your child's particular needs.
Here are just some clues to determine when kids should start daycare:
When your child attends preschool for the first time, it's likely one of the biggest events in your child's life up to that point. Unfortunately, a parent that is going through this experience for the first time may not be adequately prepared to help their child have an enjoyable and productive preschool experience. In order to help you with this, you will need to learn more about the tips that can help your child to succeed in preschool.
Aren't you glad that you have the entire summer to prepare your child for kindergarten? It probably seems like yesterday that he or she was learning how to crawl. Now your child will be learning letters, numbers and a whole lot more in the fall. Kindergarten will also mean that your child will be having to share attention with other children. Here are some tips that may help you to prepare your child to be in a different setting.