What does it mean to be kind?

What does it mean to be kind?

    What does it mean to be kind? I grew up in Caracas, Venezuela, a place where citizens were moved by laughter, jokes and happiness. People were always trying to have a good time, they always found the bright side of everything.  Kindness was part of...
Make it simple

Make it simple

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. ~Confucius Why do we think complicated things are better? Do parents think they have to make sure their children are occupied all day? If you look up the word simple in Dictionary.com, you will find easy...
Asking Questions

Asking Questions

Engaging children before, during and after story time As a preschool teacher, one of my main goals after, reading a story was to make sure all the children understood the story. This is very important because each question I asked could lead to an interesting project,...
Is reading good for you?

Is reading good for you?

Most of you have often heard about the importance of reading to small children and how it affects their development.  It is true! Here are a few reasons why reading is good for you. The earlier the better Benefits of reading for Infants.  Beginning early is...
Summer Bucket list for kids

Summer Bucket list for kids

Are you wondering what to do this summer? Here is every child’s summer bucket list. Read BooksMake paper airplanesFinger paint a Master pieceHave a dance partyDance in the rainMake smoothiesMake slimeClimb a treeWrite a storyFly a KiteBlow BubblesRide a...