Teaching and learning from preschoolers.
Monday, February 19, 2018
"Only Little Dinosaurs Can Come Into Our House"
Our three-year-olds were playing with our regulation issue wooden unit blocks and our full collection of dinosaurs, bot...
Friday, February 16, 2018
It's Why We Laugh When We Play
Most of the actual work I do is in preparing for the arrival of the kids, and by "work" I mean the kinds of ...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Everything Else Is Up To The Kids
I get a lot of credit for things I didn't do. Grateful parents are forever thanking me for "teaching" th...
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
"First Is Worst"
When our oldest kids come in from outdoors to convene on the checkerboard rug for our daily community meeting, what we...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
"If I Only Had Two Blocks . . ."
I purchased our set of oversized, vinyl-covered, foam-rubber blocks over a decade ago using a $2000 windfall in the fo...
Monday, February 12, 2018
Loving Them Just As They Are
I have spent my adult life trying to figure out why parents and society put themselves into a race -- what's the ...
Friday, February 09, 2018
"Ahhh . . ."
He is forever messing around with water both indoors and out. When there isn't proper "play" water avail...
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