preschoolers

Teach Kids to Write Numbers with the ‘Thumb Numbers’ Trick

Teach Kids to Write Numbers with the ‘Thumb Numbers’ Trick

For some kids, learning how to write numbers can be a real challenge. There are so many to learn! In all kinds of weird shapes! One can see how that would be frustrating. But an occupational therapy assistant may have come up with a method to help those kids out….

Let Your Toddler Play With Birdseed

Let Your Toddler Play With Birdseed

If you’re the parent of a toddler or preschooler, chances are you’ve discovered the joy (and the mess) that sensory activities can bring. When my son was that age, a bin full of strange material would occupy him for many minutes at a time — certainly more than plastic toys…