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Sensitive Children - I Want to hear My Own Voice !

Luca’s friend came round the other day and I talked to him and Luca about their throat and voice. Both the boys said that sometimes they didn’t want to hear what people were saying or things around them  because it seemed to interfere with what was in their own heads. 207 more words


Photography fun with Kids!

Yesterday I visited one of the coolest blogs!

BeastieBlog – Handmade monsters from the heart of Dublin city.

If you have a chance, go and check it out, it’s creative, fun and magical! 316 more words


Alice's Patchwork

Alice recently sewed this lovely patchwork, aided and encouraged by Granny, and how gorgeous it is!

How Do Children Learn To Be Inventors?

I will never forget my first blue tool box that my Daddy gave me when I was a little girl. He bought me a hammer and some nails too. 775 more words

Home School


Elementary school age children often begin to experience frustration with their artistic ability.  Their visual perception of the world grows keener and they become more conscious of not being able to “make it look right” Often, well-meaning adults add to this frustration Comments like, “There is no such thing as a polka dot person, or “that’s just scribble scrabble, draw something good,” or, “I’ll just do it for you.” 342 more words

Art Classes For Children

A Thought for Thursday: Children Need to Know We Value Their Ideas

This article of mine originally appeared in Creativity Portal in November 2010.

Children Need to Know We Value Their Ideas 721 more words

Preschool Music