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Under construction with our DIY fix-it box

Under construction with our DIY fix-it box | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
To give us a place to store all the tools and to give my grandson a different way of playing with them while indoors, I was inspired to create a DIY fix-it box!
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Magna Tiles: Excellent Educational Toy Gift For Any Occasion

Learn how Magna Tiles can enhance your kid learning experience and where to get great discount and free shipping.
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How to Play Any Game with a Kid (Flowchart)

How to Play Any Game with a Kid (Flowchart) | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
No matter how competitive you are, you just can't. You can't beat a little kid at a game unless you're a total douche canoe.
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What Is The Right Age To Introduce Your Kids To Mobile Technology? - Forbes

What Is The Right Age To Introduce Your Kids To Mobile Technology? - Forbes | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
What Is The Right Age To Introduce Your Kids To Mobile Technology?
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The maker of Endless Alphabet, Callaway Digital Arts, describes its game as “setting the stage for reading success with this delightfully interactive educational app.
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6 Ways to Get Kids Reading Over the Summer | Imagine Toys Blog

6 Ways to Get Kids Reading Over the Summer | Imagine Toys Blog | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Summer vacation means lazy days, summer camp, splashing in the pool, and . . . reading? If you're worried about getting your kids to read over the summer, you're not alone.
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Is Your Child Ready to Learn to Read? These 10 Tips Can Help You Find Out!

Is Your Child Ready to Learn to Read? These 10 Tips Can Help You Find Out! | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Some moms are excited about teaching their children to read. Others are nervous and apprehensive. I’m here to encourage you to enjoy the process of teaching your children to read! There’s no need to worry or be stressed or fearful.
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6 of the Best Educational Videos and Channels on YouTube for Kids: A little summer school disguised as a lot of fun

6 of the Best Educational Videos and Channels on YouTube for Kids: A little summer school disguised as a lot of fun | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Get kids back into gear for the school year--without making them feel like they're stuck in summer school--with these cool educational YouTube channels for kids.
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Brainwork before homework

Making the switch from the lazy days of summer to a busy school year is challenging for kids of all ages. Whether they will be heading off to preschool, kindergarten, elementary or middle school, c...
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Pinhole Viewboxes (for you!)

Pinhole Viewboxes (for you!) | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Seth, my oldest son, is not usually the child to dive into projects unrelated to coins or fossil collecting.  So, when I recently printed up the instructions for the pinhole viewboxes in the latest volume of Alphabet Glue, I assumed that it would ...
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This article includes a free pdf for making pinhole viewboxes. Ideal for young children who are interested in photography.

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Super Simple Addition Activities - Math for Kids - Kids Activities Blog

Super Simple Addition Activities - Math for Kids - Kids Activities Blog | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
These simple addition activities are great for preschoolers thru 2nd grade to visualize what adding numbers together.
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Learning preschool games can bring a lot of benefits to your kid

Learning preschool games can bring a lot of benefits to your kid | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
While preschool is fun for kids, teachers at this level might find it just a wee bit difficult to teach them a second language when they are still trying to.. read more
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Play in Preschool: Why it Matters | Education.com

Play in Preschool: Why it Matters | Education.com | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Playing might seem to have little to do with the academic knowledge that children will need to succeed in kindergarten. So why is it so important in preschool?
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6 DIY Toys for Young Children | True Aim Education & Parenting

6 DIY Toys for Young Children | True Aim Education & Parenting | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Stop buying Toys! Make these 6 diy toys for your children. These simple and easy projects are easy for children to make and they will play with them for hours!
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Drawing Tips for Kids--With Step By Step Tutorial To Draw Mickey Mouse Plus A Few Offers - Janine's Confessions of a Mommyaholic

Drawing Tips for Kids--With Step By Step Tutorial To Draw Mickey Mouse Plus A Few Offers - Janine's Confessions of a Mommyaholic | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
I was recently contacted by Kathleen Wilson, who recently started her own website where she creates animal drawing tutorials at We Draw Animals, helping young children indeed learn how to draw with her wonderful drawing tips.
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5 Educational Websites Older Students Should Be Using - Edudemic

5 Educational Websites Older Students Should Be Using - Edudemic | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
If you're an older student, don't miss out on some of these powerful educational websites that will help you advance your learning. (5 Educational Websites middle school students Should Be Using | Edudemic.
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Marble Pop- A Fine Motor Activity for Toddlers - Buggy and Buddy

Marble Pop- A Fine Motor Activity for Toddlers - Buggy and Buddy | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
I'm always looking for ideas for toddlers~ especially ones that help toddlers practice fine motor skills. So I created this fine motor activity, Marble Pop, for Theo to play.
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Using Legos to Learn Sight Words and How to Read and Sound Out Words « Alphabet Letters Crafts « Educational Learning Crafts « Kids Crafts & Activities

Using Legos to Learn Sight Words and How to Read and Sound Out Words « Alphabet Letters Crafts « Educational Learning Crafts « Kids Crafts & Activities | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
How to recycle duplo lego bricks to learn sight words and learn how to read and spell and sound out word for beginner readers and writers
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How to understand Play Therapy | A look at Play Therapy

How to understand Play Therapy | A look at Play Therapy | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
A closer look at understanding what play therapy, a popular form of psychotherapy used with children, is and how it relates to children.
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A look at Play Therapy and how it relates to children

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Toddlers Obsessed with iPads: Could It Hurt Their Development?

Toddlers Obsessed with iPads: Could It Hurt Their Development? | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
  By  JUJU CHANG (@JujuChangABC) , CHRISTINE RAKOWSKY and  MEREDITH FROST (@MeredithFrost) April 1, 2013, from ABC News Liana Vilanova can't even sit up yet, but her father is already cheering...
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10 Best Educational Websites for Kids (that are free!)

10 Best Educational Websites for Kids (that are free!) | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
My kids could easily become addicted to technology, especially as they grow older and find more to do online. But, I still keep their screen time limited and focused on learning. Here are our top ten educational websites for kids.
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Building blocks for early beginnings: an early literacy series - Your child's success begins with reading - News - Jamaica Gleaner - Monday | August 5, 2013

Building blocks for early beginnings: an early literacy series - Your child's success begins with reading - News - Jamaica Gleaner - Monday | August 5, 2013 | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Learning to read and write begins at home, long before children go to school. Children begin to learn about spoken language when they hear family members talking, laughing and singing and when they respond to these sounds....
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Preschool things we LOVE! | Confessions of a Homeschooler

Preschool things we LOVE! | Confessions of a Homeschooler | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Today I’m posting some of our favorite prek activities, great for workboxes! I usually mingle these in with our alphabet activities, they are also things she
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A good list of preschool things you can do if you are a homeschooler.

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Under construction with our DIY fix-it box

Under construction with our DIY fix-it box | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
To give us a place to store all the tools and to give my grandson a different way of playing with them while indoors, I was inspired to create a DIY fix-it box!
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6 Play Time Activities That Encourage Creativity in Kids

6 Play Time Activities That Encourage Creativity in Kids | Educational Games and Toys | Scoop.it
Nicolette Roux is a stay-at-home mom of three kids, four years old and younger. She does most of those mommy things like bake, craft, sew, and even crochet on occasion.
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