Getting babies and toddlers outside to play

This week Childhood 101 is celebrating "Get Outdoors and Play" and that is one thing my nieces and nephews love to do.  There are all kinds of fun things infants and toddlers can do outside... My little niece Clara is having a ball swinging in her backyard... If this doesn't look like fun, then I [...]

By | April 17th, 2011|Categories: Painting, Science and Nature, The Value of Play|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

What I learned from the Ooey Gooey lady

If you haven't heard of the Ooey Gooey lady then let me introduce you to her. Last weekend I had the opportunity to meet her and attend her workshop at our local Indiana state early childhood conference... Lisa (the Ooey Gooey Lady) is know for her fun, fresh, hands-on activities that can be used in [...]

By | April 12th, 2011|Categories: Meet the Experts|Tags: , , , , , |20 Comments