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InBrief: The Science of Early Childhood Development

InBrief: The Science of Early Childhood Development | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
This brief addresses basic concepts of early childhood development, established over decades of neuroscience and behavioral research, which help illustrate why child development—particularly from birth to five years—is a foundation for a prosperous...
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The $30, 30-Minute, Do-It-Yourself Sensory Table

The $30, 30-Minute, Do-It-Yourself Sensory Table | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Sensory tables are great. You can introduce your littles to new and messy textures without worrying about the mess. The bad news about sensory tables is they aren't cheap, they take up a lot of spa...
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Making Calendar Time Meaningful in Pre-K - PreKinders

Making Calendar Time Meaningful in Pre-K - PreKinders | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Calendar time is one of those things that started with older children and was pushed down to Pre-K. Any time an older kid concept is brought down to Pre-K, I like to be extra thoughtful in how I go about it. Time concepts are very abstract for preschool children. They can’t see time, so it’s very difficult for them to understand. …
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We're Moving!

We're Moving! | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Hello Friends!
We are officially moving to our new site over at Kinderchat.org! 
Please visit us there!
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Early Childhood Development Produces Long-Term Benefits | Heckman

Early Childhood Development Produces Long-Term Benefits | Heckman | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Anyone looking for upstream solutions to the biggest problems facing America should look to Nobel Prize winning University of Chicago Economics Professor James Heckman's work to understand the great gains to be had by investing in early and equal...
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The Importance of Early Childhood Education | Visual.ly

The Importance of Early Childhood Education | Visual.ly | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Nelson Mandela once said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Wise words spoken, but even more specific
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Play 'integral' to childhood development - Telegraph

Play 'integral' to childhood development - Telegraph | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
On National Play Day, Leigh-Anne Stradeski asks why, when play is a proven and successful way of learning, we are intent on driving it out of the classroom
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Beginning of School Archives - PreKinders

Beginning of School Archives - PreKinders | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
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Understanding Mental Health in EC

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DVD – Get Ready for School – Early Childhood and Early Primary

DVD – Get Ready for School – Early Childhood and Early Primary | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
View the first chapter of this DVD online - this is a must see for all parents and educators. Too many children are failing in our schools - this DVD explains how we can help a child succeed with reading, writing, and maths if we focus first on the foundation skills for formal learning.
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Kid-friendly water faucet tip

Kid-friendly water faucet tip | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
This kid-friendly water faucet tip is part of a sponsored campaign with PURELL and in conjuction with the Mom it Forward Blogger Network To help my students know which handle next to the water faucet is hot and which is cold, I always keep a supply...
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Quozio - Make Beautiful Quotes

Quozio - Make Beautiful Quotes | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Turn meaningful words into beautiful images in just seconds
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Hour of Code

Hour of Code | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Kodu is delighted to be a part of Computer Science Education Week and code.org's
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ScratchJr: Coding for kindergarten - MIT News

ScratchJr: Coding for kindergarten - MIT News | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
ScratchJr: Coding for kindergarten MIT News ScratchJr was inspired by the popular Scratch programming language, developed by the MIT Media Lab's Lifelong Kindergarten research group and used by millions of young people (ages eight and up) around...
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Into the Wilderness: Expanding the Lives of Kids

Into the Wilderness: Expanding the Lives of Kids | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Our relationship with nature is essential to who we are, which is why wilderness experiences are (or should be) part of every young person's education.
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Kinderchat: CEM | Kinder Chat's Fundraiser on CrowdRise

Kinderchat: CEM | Kinder Chat's Fundraiser on CrowdRise | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
We are so excited to be participating in this fundraising event! This effort directly supports Kinderchat by 1. helping us learn how to fundraise through crowd sourcing and 2. raising our profile among key organizations.

The Connected Educators initiative helps us all by creating resources, collecting research and expanding the outreach about the impact of being a networked educator and lifelong learner.

We are so proud and excited to be a part of this project and we hope you will join our incredible team!

Thank You so much!
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Kinderchat

Global Community of Early Childhood Educators
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5 Habits of Highly Effective Parents

5 Habits of Highly Effective Parents | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
There are a few things that many of the most effective parents do. Here are some habits that the most successful parents develop.
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School Projects Archive - The Sustainability Hub

School Projects Archive - The Sustainability Hub | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
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Play 'boosts children's development'

Play 'boosts children's development' | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
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Reading is all it’s cracked up to be: 10 tips for an early childhood classroom!

Reading is all it’s cracked up to be: 10 tips for an early childhood classroom! | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
This post almost didn’t get published. It almost fell through a crack into the never-never. But just in time the safety net sprang into action and saved it from obscurity. That may matter more to m...
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Quick video games 'benefit children'

Quick video games 'benefit children' | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
According to new research, a little time spent playing video games every day may have a positive impact on child development.
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#Kinderblog14, week 5: Arts & Entertainment

#Kinderblog14, week 5: Arts & Entertainment | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Holy crippity-crap, it is Sunday, isn't it? And that means you folks are waiting for another challenge.
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Stop the traffic: how we got children to play in the streets again

Stop the traffic: how we  got children to play in the streets again | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
It started with a neighbourhood chat. Now Playing Out, the scheme that temporarily closes roads so kids can play, is happening nationally
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Using Mentor Texts to Motivate and Support Student Writers

Using Mentor Texts to Motivate and Support Student Writers | Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Providing students with examples of good writing is vital. Here are tips for using mentor texts in the classroom and ideas on where you can find them.
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Alice.org

Alice.org | Kindergarten | Scoop.it

More options for coding in kindergarten.

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