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Take the Learning Outside

Going outside and playing games is a great way to get children moving to support their physical development.  It is also a great time to learn essential 21st century skills of collaboration, listening and following rules. Sportsmanship is an important concept to learn and includes giving your best effort, accepting defeat gracefully, playing fairly, and […]

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Recycling for Creative Expression and Innovation

It is never too early to help children develop skills in creativity, innovation and cognitive flexibility. A study from Michigan State University (MSU, 2013) found that childhood participation in arts and crafts leads to innovation, patents, and increases the odds of starting a business as an adult. Fostering creativity encourages out-of-the-box thinking. The study reported that using artistic […]

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