YAD August 2-6th

Some days we, as teachers, need to find safe alternatives to a desired physical need for children. Here is a great example from this week: A child found the small lemon and lime from the kitchen area and began throwing them around the room. They...

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YAD Week of July 19th-23rd

This week was a whirlwind and it feels like we missed a lot of picture opportunities just because of how engaged we were this week! We have seen a bit of a rise in big body play this week and began to support that play by providing a safe...

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Younger Primes July 19th-23rd

Younger Primes Weekly Blog https://photos.app.goo.gl/NV2tSagHUWTqYhRe9 Learning about Sharks! Viewing Live Streaming Aquariums on the Projector Finished reading our chapter book Magic School Bus: The Great Shark Escape Sharks at our Blue Water...

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YAD Week of July 12-16

Happy Friday! We had another excellent week here in the YAD class. The children are beginning to get more comfortable with each other which has allowed for some social experimentation. Everything from big body play, to playing alongside a peer...

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Impulse Control and Peer Play

Impulse control and awareness often starts now (3 to 4 years of age) and continues to develop and fine tune for years. Obvious impulsive behaviors that come to my mind are:  Tantrums or screaming Hitting Running in places or ways it is not safe...

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