Make this year a GREEN Halloween

Halloween is a great opportunity for your family to add some GREEN to the traditional orange and black of the day. There are plenty of easy ways to reduce, re-use and recycle as you celebrate the spookiest day of the year.

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Games and Activities to Teach Taking Turns

Learning how to take turns is very important. Besides learning patience – which is in short supply these days – taking turns also teaches you communication skills, how to listen, even how to negotiate and compromise.

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Why Feedback Matters

Feedback is how we learn about the world. It is how we come to know what is right and wrong, how we grow and how we become stunted. Children are having new experiences every single day and what determines if those experiences are positive or negative largely depend on the feedback received.

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10 Wallet Friendly Ways to Beat Fall Boredom

Here are 10 Wallet Friendly Ways to Beat/Fall Boredom

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Celebrating October

October is: Computer Learning Month, Cookie Month and International Drum Month.

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“Yes and…” The Open Doorway to Creativity

How can two little words from an open doorway? Think about it this way - how many times have you been brought up short in your life with the phrase “Yes, but?” Children hear this phrase everyday. While it seems like harmless words, the meaning behind them is very clear. Don’t be creative, Don’t dream, Don’t question.

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Art Through the Eyes of a Child – Aelita Andre

Aelita started painting when she was just one years old. At four years old she had gallery shows in New York and her paintings have sold for thousands of dollars.

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Game Boards to Go

This is a great kids art activity. When you are finished you will have a checkerboard and game pieces you can take with you anywhere!

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Celebrating September

September is: Both Classical Music Month and National Piano Month, Honey Month, and National Courtesy Month.

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