Child’s Play

Children learn through play!

  • Limit screen time (TV, computers) when possible—children have a lot of energy and need movement and interaction to be a part of their learning. Studies show that excessive television time negatively impacts language skills.
  • Make a game out of naming objects you see in the house or on the street!
  • Play silly rhyming games, make up your own songs and play I Spy!
  • Playing with puzzles does more than help develop manual dexterity—it helps children be aware of different shapes, which is essential for learning letters!
  • Make bathtime and diaper changing more fun and relaxing for babies by singing songs while you do it!
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