Monthly Archives: April 2012


Here’s a child making an astute observation: The childcare center playground has a plastic fort with plastic slides. With repeated sliding, there will be static electricity. A child (age three) and I zapped each other. Her: “Zappies!!” (touching my finger … Continue reading

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Upcycled Daffodils

I can’t take credit for this particular project, but I do want people to know about it, because I think it’s total genius:     While I haven’t done this project myself, it *seems* simple, clever, and inexpensive. Yet another … Continue reading

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Writing Development Samples

Writing Development Samples

These kids are two, but one recently made the jump from scribble to making shapes. How exciting!

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