This area of play-based learning is extremely important for children in relation to therapeutic, psychological, cognitive, creative, language, and explorative. Sensory experiences provide a richness of perception, the senses, are soothing, exploratory and can be part of other curriculum areas and skill development
The Presidential Election will be here before we know it . Since this is a very important event for the United States that only happens every four years, it is important to discuss and educate even the littlest of learners. I always love combining social studies with literacy so I created an Election Day Emergent Reader. It is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, and first grade students.
International Literacy Day raises awareness about the importance of children around the world increasing their literacy abilities. A cause, we're certainly keen on supporting and promoting. But it's not just about having reading for academia purposes, it should be about reading for fun too. Reading purely for fun has been shown to improve a child's brain function considerably and has been linked with improving mathematical abilities!