Here's some of what we're reading around the web. Follow us on Twitter to see what else is catching our eye!
- Open Ended Play Lets Kids' Imaginations Set Sail! - When we provide surroundings that stimulate rather than bombard, invite rather than perscribe, we make space for the little big-people that our youth are yet becoming.
- Helping Our Children With Stress - The American Psychological Association study Stress in America, released November 3, found that a third of the 1,206 children in the survey (ranging in age from 8 to 17) reported feeling more stress than they had a year ago.
- Simple as That: Creating an Art Wall - For those parents who (like me) are always trying to figure out what to do with their children's artistic creations.
- What a Kid Wants - Who needs toys when there's the great outdoors, playgrounds, museums, festivals, boxes, or work to be done with caregivers?
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