ABCya! Interactive Activities for Kindergarten Welcome to ABCya.com - Where Education and Technology Meet! ABCya! is a new website created by elementary school teachers for primary grade students. Our goal is to provide standards based elementary activities through the use of emerging computer technologies. ABCya! is created for kindergarten to fifth grade students to interact with minimal intervention. For more information on how to use this educational site please click on the teachers and parents link below. Thanks for visiting!
All In A Days Play - Discovery Toys Quality Educational Toys for over 23 years! Play is the joyful work of childhood! Come and browse our catalog or shop online! Games, books, toys and software to enhance your child's development.
Bright Tots - Parents Resource Guide Dedicated to finding helpful information for parents who have children with a disability / disorder such as autism, PDD etc..Information on Early Intervention in your are. We offer many helpful links on age appropriate development. Many interesting articles, fun sites, and imaginative toys. Come visit us...
Children are the Light of Our Lives Learning can start at any age as far as children are concerned, perhaps even before birth. The pediatrician-webmaster points out that children are more than just biological extensions of their parents--they have abilities present from birth or even before it. Parents' commitment to the care of their children include loving them enough to try to understand their personalities and the many stages of their development while recognizing their uniqueness as individuals. Parents can do many fun things to facilitate learning without pushing.
Imagine My Future Imagination is our most improtant resource and one that is far too often overlooked by parents today. Build the best future for your kids with this "dream coach" for kids.
Stories To Stir The Imagination Eye In The Ear Children's Audio offers 30 Classic Children's Stories that make up 3 series on 8 hour long CD or cassette tapes. Renowned, richly credentialed, storyteller- Frances Kelley performs all the characters with a hypnotizing effect to calm rambunctious youngsters. Allan, her husband has written/adapted all stories using, as he says, "Picture words" to enhance the images on the "movie screen in a child's imagination". All stories along with the upcoming "Shakespeare for Children" series are heavily endorsed and deeply researched.
Talking Child Speech-Enhancing Videos for Children Offers baby and toddler videos that teach speech and language concepts. Our Baby Babble video was developed by speech pathologists and includes a parent tutorial. Free developmental charts. Perfect gift for baby showers, expecting mothers, and new parents!
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Kidcore.Com Kidcore was established in February 1996 in Arlington, Texas. We offer a unique collection of educational toys, games, and activities. Our products are carefully chosen to help parents interact with children in a positive way thereby enhancing confidence and creativity in every child. We are confident that you will find our products an exceptional value that your child will enjoy for many years. We encourage you to browse our online store. Kidcore strives to enhance your child's learning as well as challenge their creative thinking and give them the freedom to dream. Classics Pretend 'n Play Doll Play Tools of the Trade In The Kitchen Wooden Toys Bathtime In The Garden Creative Centers Making Music Games Outdoor Erector Snappit Gears! Gears! Gears! Wooden Building Sets Outdoor Fun! Activities Swings n Things Ride-ons
Melted Crayons Melted Crayons is a toy store that specializes in quality wooden toys that are both fun and educational. We have puzzles, building blocks, pretend play activities, classic toys, magnetic activities and much more.
Cognitive Development and Thinking Skills Perception is key to the developing infant's actions and abilities. It is the necessary first step in interpreting and experiencing the world. The infant can distinguish sounds, colors, and tastes within the first few months. A child's cognitive development is guided by natural ability and parental modeling.
Cognitive Milestones The course of children's cognitive development is mapped using a chart of developmental milestones.
Early Leaner.Net You've undoubtedly heard that young children need certain "skills" to be successful in school and life. But every child is born with an eagerness to learn and curiosity about the world. At EarlyLearner, we help you tap into that curiosity to support children's natural development during the critical years of 2-6.
Educational Toys, Books and Games to boost cognitive development LoveLearning.com is your online source for high-quality educational toys, books and games from Discovery Toys. Check out our great sales! Host a virtual party to earn free toys, or become a consultant to buy toys at wholesale prices. Gift baskets and gift certificates available. Ask about our fundraisers!
Free Infant Stimulation Graphics We have provided these infant stimulation graphics for you to download for FREE. Place images around your baby's environment and you will be amazed at how much she enjoys studying them
GRAY MATTERS: The Developing Brain WHEN A CHILD IS BORN... WE COUNT FINGERS AND TOES TO MAKE SURE THAT THE BABY IS NORMAL. WE LOOK FOR A STRONG, WRIGGLING BODY... AND LISTEN FOR A HEALTHY CRY. YET, THINK HOW MUCH MORE WE WOULD LEARN IF WE COULD LOOK INSIDE THE BABY'S BRAIN. WE WOULD FIND A ONE-POUND, WALNUT-SHAPED COLLECTION OF NERVE CELLS THAT, IN ALL ITS VARIATION, WOULD GIVE SOME CLUES ABOUT THE KIND OF PERSON THIS GURGLING, LAUGHING INFANT WILL SOME DAY BECOME.
Improving Pre-Schoolers Thinking Skills At Home Hundreds of opportunities exist in your home for teaching these kinds of thinking skills. You will find teachable moments in every room inside, and outdoors as well. Remember that children enjoy and learn from SIMPLE things that we adults take for granted.
Making Connections: How Children Learn On the basis of this research, many pediatricians place such value on the stimulation children receive when read to at a young age that they have begun to prescribe reading to babies along with regular check-ups and vaccinations.
Pre-natal Brain Development The beginning of brain development starts soon after conception and continues throughout the prenatal period. Learn about prenatal care of your baby's brain.
Stages of Intellectual Development This page presents an overview of the development of intellectual abilities. The stages of intellectual (cognitive) development formulated by Jean Piaget appear to be related to major developments in brain growth.
What is Cognitive Development? Cognitive Development Topics. While it's amazing to watch your baby grow and develop, it's just as amazing to realize how her brain is "growing and developing."
ZERO TO THREE-Parent Information That's because young children need appropriate stimulation. They need to be talked to and played with. They need love and attention. And they need the opportunity to form the kind of comfortable, secure relationship with a caregiver that will advance their healthy emotional development. Cognitive Development