Preschool: School and Academics Articles
The science of seasons includes lots of observation, outdoor exploration, and flat-out fun for parents and kids alike. Get started with these 10 ideas.
Looking for summer reading ideas? Here are our four picks for a solid gold summer of reading with your preschooler.
Recognizing objects as red or blue, round or square might seem like child's play, but it's integral to a child's cognitive development, and sets the stage for math concepts from sorting and patterning to geometry. Try these fun activities to help your child master colors and shapes.
Here's our essential guide to all things preschool math, plus expert book picks to make learning fun!
How does a child fail preschool? Find out why some children fail preschool, and more important, how to avoid it!
In preschool, identifying and creating patterns is just the beginning of the mastery of life-long mathematical skills. Here's how to introduce your preschooler to patterning.
This list contains the most common kindergarten sight words. Although kids won't need to be able to read these sight words until the end of kindergarten, if you've got a pre-K child itching to get started with sight words, this is a great place to start.
New research shows that teaching preschoolers both academic and social-emotional skills leads to greater school readiness overall. How can teachers do double duty at school, and what can you do to support social-emotional development at home?
Here are twelve ways to engage your preschooler, every time you open a book.
Just what are phonemic awareness and phonics, and how can you help your child master these important early learning skills?
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Culture and Language
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Appropriate Preschool Goals
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters