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29 Best Open Ended Toys for Creative Play

When selecting toys for your child, some of the best options for both for your child’s development and your budget are open-ended toys. Open-ended play is essential for developing creativity and critical thinking skills in children. It involves playing with toys and activities that are unstructured and don’t have a predetermined outcome.  In this article, …

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Books for 2 year olds

21 Best Books for 2 Year Olds (That They Will Want to Read Again and Again!)

Books for 2 year olds that your toddler will want to read again and again! Everyone knows that two-year-olds can be a handful. Two-year-olds are curious. They’re exploring the world and learning how they feel about the things they see and experience. Their minds are constantly learning and absorbing new things. Which makes this the …

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Uganda activities

Uganda Cultural Activities for Young Kids- Crafts, Games, and More!

We’ve officially completed our activities for our Uganda preschool unit! And my kids had a blast learning fun facts about Uganda and doing cultural crafts and activities. These activities are perfect for preschool and kindergarten-aged children whether at home or in the classroom! Our last learning unit was on Japan. We loved playing our Japan …

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Pattern sticks

Pattern Sticks- A Fun and Easy Preschool Activity

Looking for a fun learning activity for your child? These preschool pattern sticks are super easy to make and you only need a few simple materials! Learning to recognize and complete patterns is an important early learning skill for children to develop. This skill not only helps them develop deductive reasoning, but it will come …

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