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24 ways to get something
for nothing and practically nothing!
- There may be no such thing a free lunch, but there are many other
things that are free for the asking. The best advice I can share is ask,
ask, ask. You have nothing to lose by asking for what you need. (Added
June 17, 2000)
- As you say good-bye to some children, you will be saying hello to others.
Or you may be welcoming all the children back after a long summer holiday.
Feeling welcome is important to children. It puts them at ease and helps
them adjust more easily to their surroundings.
(Added June 17, 2000)
Materials: Use With Caution -
Art and craft activities are two of the most common activities found in
educational and child care settings. Activities like painting, drawing, or
working with clay introduce children to basic art concepts. They
also promote exploration, creativity, and expression of emotion. (Added June 17, 2000)
With Children: Kids in the Kitchen
- Children learn by touching, tasting, feeling, smelling, and listening.
They love to help prepare food and cook because they can use all their
senses. Children like to eat the foods they make. Plan ways the children
in your care can help you. Be sure to consider the age of the child. (Added
June 17, 2000)
9 Easy to Make Musical
Instruments for Kids -
Children love music as much as they enjoy making things. Why not join
these two creative forces and make one or all of these fun and easy
musical instruments to encourage play and creativity.