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 [...]

Quite Spaces for Students

I think everyone can agree that personal relaxation time is necessary. We all need a break from the craziness of the world. Everyone loves a chance to sit down, get comfy, and enjoy a good book. Well, it turns out that this is no exception for your students! They work all day long on homework, [...]

Fall Bucket List

It’s ok to admit it; we all get a little sad when summer ends. Summer means cook outs, swimming pools, and freedom. And the end of summer? Back to school, long-sleeved shirts, and cold weather. It’s easy to see why one would miss the summer season. But just because the summer season is ending, that [...]

Should Children Play with Dolls? We Think So!

Dolls are timeless toys for young children. For years young girls and boys have created fantasy worlds for them and their dolls. Tea parties, playing house, and generally just taking their dolls everywhere are commonplace for most young children. It seems that young children love taking the mom/dad/big sibling role with their dolls. But what [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The month of October can mean many things. The weather starts to get cooler, leaves are falling from the trees, and at the end of the month, witches and zombies seem to come out of nowhere looking for candy. October certainly means all those things, but as you may or may not know, October is [...]