Montessori Educator, Christina Clemer, shares 10 life skills to help teach kids independence, self sufficiency and confidence.
Play & Learning
Preschoolers sharpen their social, emotional and cognitive skills through play. Find out how to support their learning with a range of engaging games and activities.
This year, students are actually going back to school (hurray!), which means they’ll need supplies, and lots of them. Making the process of picking out everything from clothes and shoes to pencil cases and lunch boxes a team effort is a great way to help your child feel prepared and excited for the coming year.
Learning to manage and express your emotions isn’t always easy, especially when you’re a toddler or child. Kids often feel anxious, angry or sad when they can’t process what’s going on around them, which is why many therapists are recommending playdough play therapy.
Looking for toys that provide the right level of challenge and opportunity for creativity to keep children engaged for years? Us too! In this article Montessori teacher and writer, Christina Clemer, chats about what to look for in Montessori-inspired toys and shares her favorite picks from The Tot.
With all the topsy-turvy changes this past school year — from remote classes to quarantined pods, limited socializing, and way too much screen time — it’s time to unplug and enjoy time with your kids. Here are nine ideas for creating your own summer fun.
Babies and kids spend a lot of time playing on the floor, which is why play mats are an absolute essential! Unfortunately, many mainstream options aren’t aesthetically pleasing and can take up too much space. Lucky for us – Famokids is on the scene! Find out why we’re obsessed with this safe, stylish and versatile play mat.
Introducing children to recycling at an early age helps them discover the importance of reducing household waste and establishes a habit that will last a lifetime.
If the thought of hearing, “Mooooom, I’m booooored! Are we there yet?” for 10 hours straight sends shivers down your spine, arm yourself with these awesome road trip activities.
Interior Stylist Magdalene Liacopoulos from The Bebe Style Co. shares some work and play station ideas to help keep kids busy while hanging out at home.
If you’ve been meaning to give composting a whirl, our step-by-step guide will help you turn it into a fun activity the whole family will love…