showandtell
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The Best Toys For Show And Tell

With back to school looming just around the corner, there’s a lot of pressure on parents as well as kids. Parents are having to start buying supplies for the school year, not to mention clothes, shoes, backpacks and lunchboxes. Kids are probably a mix of nerves and excitement when it comes to starting a new […]

back-to-school
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How To Get Your Child Back To School Ready

Summer is a special time of year for children. They have the privilege of staying up as well as sleeping in later than usual, having and going to sleepovers, going camping, swimming, eating tons of ice cream, seeing those action-packed summer movies, and not to mention the best part of all-no school! With so many […]

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Structured Play Versus Free Play

A comparison of structured and free play, with valuable information about both. Structured play, which is also called “guided play,” is generally geared toward preschoolers or those entering kindergarten. It consists of any game or activity that has a specific goal for a child to strive towards. This could be anything from motor skills (the […]