Children, Youth & Parents / Guardians - Early Years
ActivitiesHow do you talk to a toddler about a pandemic? Here are some tips to help them understand why so much has changed, and more.
Featured Cooking With Kids - What are they learning? Cooking – something we need to do often to feed ourselves and our families! While we like to eat, sometimes the thought of cooking or preparing a meal can be stressful.
Featured How to Help Kids Adjust to Masks Before School Starts: 16 Activities to Practice Mask-Wearing With schools scheduled to reopen in fall, and masks part of the new normal, it’s time to make sure your child is comfortable wearing theirs.
Featured We Wear Masks "We Wear Masks" is an animated social story that helps that explain some of the issues we are facing right now including wearing a mask, school closure, and social distancing.
Featured Non-Contact Morning Greetings Classroom morning greetings are a powerful way to deepen relationships, build our students’ confidence, and learn communication skills. Non-contact morning greetings are a way to still offer greeting choices while maintaining social distancing or remote teaching meetings.
Featured 18 Amazing Mindfulness Activities for the Classroom The positive benefits of teaching mindfulness to children have been proven across a number of studies. Incorporating mindfulness activities for kids into an everyday classroom context is becoming more and more common. A five or ten-minute daily mindfulness practice can help students reduce stress and anxiety, increase concentration and engagement, sleep better, improve social skills, and develop problem-solving and decision-making skills.