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Stardust Book Series: Inspire a Love of Science in Children

 

Introduce your children to the wonder of science. Combining cute stories, gorgeous illustrations, and science children can understand is the Stardust Book Series

These book are written by a father-daughter (age 12!) team with a love of science they want to share with young children with ideas they can understand. In addition, the books are stunning and sure to be something your kids will love.

Stardust book series second book: Stardust Explores the Solar System

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Games for Kids: Teacher-Created, Family Friendly Games

Finding great games for kids and games to play as a family can be difficult. These teacher-created, family friendly games from RoosterFin are fantastic!

Games for Kids - Teacher-created, family friendly games

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Encourage Play for Learning: Tips for Parents

As parents we want to give our kids every opportunity to grow and learn. These days that seems to mean structured activities, constant attention, and busy kids. However, one of the most important things for learning is PLAY! Play teaches children how to learn. Here are some tips for parents to encourage play for learning.

Tips for Parents to Encourage Play

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The Power of Play: promote play for learning

Children have less opportunities for play than ever before. With our busy lifestyles, screen time, organized sports, and homework, kids aren’t getting enough “play time.” That means they are missing out on key learning opportunities. It’s up to us to promote play and give our kids opportunities to explore, learn, and problem solve.

The Minnesota Children’s Museum has made it their mission to promote play and redesign the museum to provide opportunities for play. We were invited to the first exhibit, Forces at Play, and had a great time!

The Power of Play: the importance of play for learning

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ABCs of Summer: Summer Activities for Preschoolers {letter B}

Keep your kiddos busy and engaged this summer with the ABCs of Summer daily activities, snacks, art, and science. Each day focuses on one letter of the alphabet with snacks. art or science, and a physical activity to go along with it.

ABCs of Summer - Each day focuses on one letter of the alphabet with snacks. art or science, and a physical activity to go along with it.

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ABCs of Summer: Summer Activities for Preschoolers {Letter A}

Keep your kiddos busy and engaged this summer with the ABCs of Summer daily activities, snacks, art, and science. Each day focuses on one letter of the alphabet with snacks. art or science, and a physical activity to go along with it.

ABCs of Summer - Each day focuses on one letter of the alphabet with snacks. art or science, and a physical activity to go along with it.

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