School Spirit

We’ve got spirit, yes we do! We’ve got spirit, how about you? There are few things in school that really can excite and join together the student body like spirit week. Something special happens when students can unify and rally around one cause at their school. There are lots of different ways to increase school [...]

Explore Storytelling

What do Charlotte’s Web, Beauty and the Best, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, and Mr. Popper’s Penguins have in common? They are all incredible stories we read when we were children! Even more, they are stories that we still remember, in vivid detail, to this day. Their stories and messages have stood against the test [...]

Holiday Shopping Planning

The holiday season is a wonderful time of the year. It is the perfect time to get together with friends for hot chocolate and pumpkin pie, our families come from all over to be with those they love, and shopping becomes a weekly occurrence. It truly is a time to be cherished. Amidst all the [...]

Exploring Nature

Our world is a truly beautiful place. It doesn’t take much time spent outside to realize that our world is a wonderfully-designed piece of art that is longing to be explored. There’s no greater sense of excitement than traversing a rarely visited nook of the woods, or dipping your feet in the pond through the [...]

Be Dramatic! Encourage play with these great toys.

Have you ever noticed that children love telling stories? Whether it’s creating a story with their words on spot, or using their toys to create fantasy worlds, children are constantly self-engaging in dramatic play. Dramatic play is very important for early childhood development. When a young child engages in dramatic play that is free from [...]

Create the Perfect Fall Party!

I think we can all agree on one thing; parties are a blast! Few things are more fun and exciting than getting together some good friends and enjoying each other’s company. Parties are the best way to come out of your shell, open up, and meet some new friends. For most classrooms, the fall party [...]