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Brand new Growth Chart now up!

Good morning, Write Edge readers! I’ve posted a brand new Growth Chart for you. This morning I mull the meaning of parenting…and whether I’m cut out for it. 117 more words

Eight-year-olds

This Little Light of Mine

I leaned forward a bit to avoid hitting my head on the upper bunk.  The prayers had been said, the lights turned off.  One song, then he would fall asleep. 499 more words

Parenting

Every Once in Awhile

Why do we choose to go for walks, instead of an adventure?

Why do we choose to take trips and not a Journey instead?

Life would be a lot less dull if we decided to do just that. 333 more words

Early Childhood Education

Extend the play as they grow

As your child starts to move into the preschool years, construction play can be extended across curriculum areas. If your child has a particular interest in this area of play, then you can use this to build skills in other areas like the creative arts, storytelling and pretend play. 495 more words

Preventing Tooth Decay in Young Children

 Tooth decay in young children has become a serious health problem. Without proper oral care, the condition can start very early in life due to frequent consumption of sugar-based foods, fruit drinks, and milk, including breast milk and formula. 206 more words

Kool Smiles

JOY in making her sing

It really does not matter if you are musically-challenged like me. Of course it helps if you can sing well. But even if you can’t, all you need to do is to be available for your child. 1,037 more words

Joy

Time passes

You will never

have this day with

your children again.

Tomorrow, they’ll be

a little older than

they were today.

This day is a gift. 212 more words