Tag Archives: Curriculum

Educational Diversity From Jo

According to Barbara Van Dahlen, founder and president of Give an Hour, “There are endless possibilities if you just step outside yourself a little bit”. I think we can use this quote to support the fact that we need to find new, diverse ways to deliver education. To me it helps me think about creating […]

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New To Blogging


Hi Everyone! Boy, this is a really big day for me. This is my very first attempt at blogging, but since it involves sharing information with you about young children and how we can do right by them, I figure I should be okay. I taught little people for thirty years so my background is solid. […]

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Learning Centers for 2 Year Olds

Learning centers for our 2 year olds are available during the first hour of our morning. As soon as the children arrive and say their good-byes to parents or caregivers, they are free to move where they want around the classroom. We create inviting, hands-on activities that allow for much exploration. As with our 3 […]

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15 Name Crafts and Activities for Kids

  My kids love learning about their names! We love to do a lot of movement and art activities related to exploring the letters in their names and building their names. Today I have put together a collection of 15 of my favorite name crafts and activities that we’ve been pinning over on my Name […]

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The Common Sense Corner

The Common Sense Corner will offer suggestions for you to try on various issues with your BS age child. I was a single parent and raised two children to be pretty decent adults. They would be the first to say I was  strict, however, I prefer fair, but firm. In the classroom my philosophy was […]

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Developmental Milestones

Developmental Milestones Ongoing in my blog will be sharing information with you about developmental milestones which will cover the following areas of growth:1. Cognitive 2. Social-Emotional 3. Speech 4. Fine Motor and 5. Gross Motor. What happens when will be broken down like this: 0-3 mo,3-6 mo, 6-9 mo.9-12 mo 1-2 yrs, 2-3 yrs, 3-4 […]

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