Tag Archives: Education

Open Enrollment Spot

One of our original sidekicks will be leaving us mid-March. Though we will miss him and are very sad to see him go, we are very excited to invite a new friend to play with us! Since all of the … Continue reading

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Learning About Family

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the sidekicks are learning about family this week. We created interactive family trees using paper towel rolls, yogurt containers, and popsicle sticks that allow the kids to use their small motor skills to move … Continue reading

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Open Enrollment Spot – Closed

One of our sidekicks will be moving out of state in August. Though we will miss him and are very sad to see him go, we are very excited to invite a new friend to play with us! Since all … Continue reading

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What We Learn Before We Are Born

Though this Ted Talk is a few years old (2011), Annie Murphy Paul makes some interesting points about what we learn before we are born.

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Freedom to Play…

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5 Easter Inspired Activities to Try this Week

Get your child excited for Easter with the following activities: 1. Create an adorable bunny tail like this one from The Pintrested Parent.   2. Either dye hard boiled Easter eggs, or dye blown Easter eggs (either blow out the contents … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Increase Self-Confidence in Kids

Melissa from CloudMom.com offers 5 Tips to Increase Self-Confidence in Kids in her guest post on Sleeping Should Be Easy. These are her suggestions: Praise the effort, not the person or the result. We don’t have to be good at everything. … Continue reading

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