Moving your Body!


Ancient rituals for the passing of elders included sitting perfectly still for extended periods of time, which doesn't allow for the movement of lymph and results in death of the body. To avoid a slow death from sitting in front of TV's, computer screens, and in cars, consider getting up and moving around at least …

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Play: What is it Really?


It is important to keep in mind that play is needed by children as work is needed by adults. As Maria Montessori put it, “Play is the work of the child”. Play is done either by themselves or with other children which should be of utmost importance to parents.  Children learn as they play. Having a …

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Responsibility: Is it a factor for Preschoolers?


Ever wondered why today’s generation of kids lack basic manners, etiquette and discipline? One of the factors that encourage this type of behavior is the lack of exposure to the concept of responsibility and chores. As parents, you want to give your children everything and sometimes your efforts end up spoiling them.  This ends up doing …

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Educating young Children


As educators, what do you think about the word "Play"? What comes into your mind when you hear the word "Play"? Play is fundamental for young children's growth in their development; it is the way young children learn. Play is essential to early learning. Play is the main reason why children learn and develop ideas about the …

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