Dramatic Play: More Than a Home Center
Dramatic play centers are a favorite among many children. This course explores how to make it more than just a “home center”. With the right tools, every child’s personality, character and imagination can be stretched in ways they never dreamed of. Theme boxes are one of the best tools to use with dramatic play. This […]
Blocks, Math & Manipulatives: Building and Learning
Blocks, math and manipulatives are sometimes three separate centers but often combined in a variety of ways. This course explores the materials that may be included in all three centers. What are the differences? What are the similarities? Included are tips and activities for various ages to make the most of all three areas. Course […]
Challenging Behaviors: What needs to change and how?
Challenging behaviors can derail a perfectly planned day. This course explores ways to discover the underlying causes of the behavior. It lays out a plan based on understanding, leading to prevention. Utilizing the practical tips and suggestions result in smoother days for children and teachers alike. Course length – 1.5 hours. This course helps answer […]
Learning Through Movement: Gross and Fine Motor Skills
This course explores the development of gross motor skills and fine motor skills in children. When finished, you will understand what they are, why they are important and what milestones to watch for in your children. Multiple activities for each age group are shared along with many practical tips on building and strengthening these skills. […]