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Latest Spurts: Rolling with the punches and more

May 29, 2015

By Ekta R. Garg

Enjoy these Spurts from the last two weeks, readers!

Two weeks ago the kids were invited to a birthday party on campus. 791 more words



This is a great article showing that infants are capable of abstract thinking even without language and that Piaget’s work will have to be updated or changed which is old imperfect knowledge based on verbal abilities and not the innate ones which even infants have. 91 more words

Common Sense

An abbreviated week

Hello, Write Edge readers! With the long weekend and with family in town, I’ve found my writing schedule challenged a little bit this week. But my writing — and you, my loyal readers — are never far from my mind, and I’ve brought you much of our content compressed into today and tomorrow. 209 more words

Creative Writing

5 Water Toys to Take on Summer Vacation

With summer on the horizon, you may be considering taking your family on a road trip to the beach. Whether your child is playing in the pool, splashing in the lake, or taking in the ocean waves, we have five toys you can’t miss to ensure they keep learning while having fun in the sun! 252 more words

Young Children

The Duggar Girls

We’ve all heard about what Josh Duggar has done by now. He abused his sisters over a decade ago.

Do I agree with what he did? 272 more words

Sexual Abuse

Choosing Writing Projects

How do I come up with my story ideas?

I think back, far, far back, and try to remember how I felt during the most dramatic moments of my own childhood.  367 more words

Bedtime Stories

Talking about Death with Children

by Katie Brazerol

Many people will be honoring loved ones who have passed away this Memorial Day. However, many people hesitate to discuss death with children. 633 more words

Social/Emotional Development