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More Winter Fun

We have been spending a lot of time exploring some of the new play areas in the classroom!  I wanted to share some of the other winter fun we have had besides just melting ice! 465 more words

Sensory Play

Winter and Art

It is a new season outside: winter. In the winter, it gets very cold and sometimes it snows. We also do not see as many animals outside, because many either hibernate or migrate. 909 more words

Early Childhood

David Leyonheljm comes under fire for offensive comments on early childhood educators

(Image via: news.com.au)

This week, New South Wales Senator David Leyonheljm came under fire for comments he made about early childhood educators on Ten’s “The Project” on Tuesday night. 658 more words

Opinion/Commentary

Cure Cabin Fever! Fun Indoor Activities for Young Children

At three little birds we always encourage our families to bundle up and get out to play in the fresh air, regardless of the season, temperature or weather. 926 more words

Parent Education

Counting one hundred days of school - Readilearn

With the commencement of the Australian school year still two weeks away, it might seem a bit early to be thinking about the 100th day. Let me assure you it’s not. 246 more words

Education

Benefits of Parent-Led Autism Therapy

A therapy that focuses on parents’ communication skills may have lasting benefits for young children with autism, a new clinical trial suggests.

Researchers from the United Kingdom found that preschool children who took part in the program had less-severe autism symptoms six years later, compared to kids who received standard autism services available in their local community. 769 more words

Family Engagement

Picky Eating: What Do We Do?

Question: Today my 4 year old was given his dinner and refused to eat it.  He ate this meal (chicken, broccoli, and bread) last week.  We don’t know what to do when this happens so we usually end up sending him to his room, but this doesn’t feel right.   1,122 more words