Recent Posts by Jayne Clare

10 Tips for Getting Young Children READY for School!

10 Tips for Getting Young Children READY for School! Many of the things that we do on an everyday basis are advancing our youngest children to be prepared for school. Language development spikes in the first two years of life and we need to take full advantage of these valuable opportunities. Exploration and discovery attribute…
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ROBOTIC GIFT GAUGE & GUIDE

ROBOTIC GIFT GAUGE & GUIDE Robots will RULE the World this Holiday Season, it will take some choosing to pick the perfect fit for your kiddo depending on age and interest. TWA has rounded up over a dozen different models for your perusing pleasure!   Ages 10 and up Meccano-Erector M.A.X Robotic Interactive Toy with Artificial Intelligence by Spin Master is…
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NSF-Funded Digital Library for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers

NSF-Funded Digital Library for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers ReadAskChat ~ Now Available on App Stores The research-based ReadAskChat method uniquely fosters child-adult interactions about stories, poems, and math and science features at three developmental levels—baby, toddler, and preschooler. Open-ended conversation starters and prompts for singing, chanting, and imaginative play promote word acquisition and other prereading…
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Time to Trust the Teacher

  The following article caught my eye solely by the title and upon further investigation, I learned that it was written by a well know educational advocate for early childhood from the United Kingdom. The content is research-based and solidifies what we in the education field have pretty much known all along. Don't rush childhood especially in the earliest…
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Build Molecules in My Molecularium – a Free New Game App

Build Molecules in My Molecularium – a Free New Game App The Molecularium Project’s molecule building game makes learning science fun! Molecularium is available for free at the Apple App Store or Google Play. Troy, NY (10/17/17) Everybody will be blown away by My Molecularium, a fun, new molecule building game, and they’ll have fun learning real science…
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My Town : Haunted House

My Town : Haunted House Just in time for Halloween, another app from the creators of digital dollhouse-like games, My Town should be on your radar! RECOMMENDED AGE GROUP While this game has a “haunted house” theme, there is nothing to scare younger children. Still, we recommend this game for children 6 years of age and above.…
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