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Math concepts your children will learn in Kindergarten

In a preschool math class, children will learn basic concepts such as numbers, shapes, and measurements. They will also begin to develop problem-solving skills and an understanding of basic mathematical operations. But, what will they learn in Kindergarten? Understanding what…

What is Montessori parenting?

Montessori parenting is a parenting style based on the educational philosophy developed a century ago by Dr. Maria Montessori. These principles follow the child’s natural learning process, to foster social, emotional, and academic skills. It revolutionized education and has been used in schools around the world for decades. Yet it doesn't have to end when school ends! Parents can incorporate Montessori principles into their homes and create an environment that encourages holistic development in their children.

Alphabet letter tracing worksheets from A-Z

If you’re looking for a fun and helpful way to help your preschool and kindergarten students (and kiddos!) learn their letters, look no further than alphabet letter tracing sheets! Alphabet tracing sheets are a great way to reinforce letter learning,…

When do kids start preschool?

When do kids start preschool? This is a question that many parents ask as their child gets closer to the age of 3. The answer to this big decision, however, depends on a variety of factors. In this comprehensive guide,…

Money matters: Free preschool money worksheets

Money is a part of our everyday lives. Starting to teach children about money while they are young will set them up with important financial literacy skills that they will use throughout their lifetime. When it comes to teaching preschoolers…

Montessori education vs Traditional

Montessori vs. traditional educational methods

Montessori education is becoming more popular each year as more parents choose this system over the traditional method of teaching. Montessori schools focus on the individual child and their abilities and interests rather than forcing children into a mold that…

Montessori toys

The Montessori education method has been growing since it was started by Maria Montessori in the early 1900s. It focuses on helping children develop natural interests through building independence. Fortunately, there are quite a few excellent toys available to support…

Kindergarten Math Word Problems

Kindergarten math word problems

Is it time to introduce kindergarten math word problems? Math word problems use sentences to describe a mathematical problem rather than numerals. At the kindergarten level, math concepts are mostly taught through play, which is supplemented by purposeful teaching. Here…

Preschool Math Concepts

Preschool math concepts for early learners

Wondering how to introduce preschool math concepts to your child? Fortunately, there are lots of easy ways to incorporate learning math skills into daily toddler life. Preschool math is all about developing a basic understanding of mathematical concepts. Numbers, shapes,…

Sight Word Sentences

Sight word sentences for emergent readers

Last month, we looked at when to teach sight words and where to begin. The next step is to move on to small sentences of sight words. Let’s have a look at sight word sentences for emergent readers! Learning sight…

How To Teach Sight Words

How to teach sight words

Getting ready to teach your pre-K or Kindergarten students how to read sight words? If you’re looking for some ideas about sight word instruction, you’re in the right place! To teach sight words, start by choosing a list of sight…

When To Teach Sight Words

When to teach sight words

Is your little one getting ready to enter preschool or kindergarten? Then this is a great age to try teaching them sight words! Sight words are most commonly introduced at the preschool level when children are approximately four years old.…