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Simply Rhymes and Songs to Teach Kids about Earth Care

At the center of a child’s moral development lies respect. To become kindly and to be able to withstand the hurtful behavior of others, children need to learn to place a high value on themselves, others, and their environment. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Earth Day! A Great Activity for Kids

Get ready for Earth Day by helping children make recycling bins! Easily constructed with grocery bags and discarded paper scraps, they provide a great opportunity to introduce children to the concept of recycling and spark their interest in caring for … Continue reading

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Outdoor Learning and Fun with Children

Spring brings a medley of weather conditions, but no matter what’s happening outside your door, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the turning of seasons with children. We put together a list of fun, simple, and low-cost activities and … Continue reading

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Going Green in Your Early Childhood Setting

Everyone is talking about going green, and now is the time to take action. In his research-based self-assessment, Go Green Rating Scale for Early Childhood Settings, author Phil Boise provides 64 guidelines to help you evaluate practices or conditions that … Continue reading

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