During the cold winter months, it is harder to find activities to do with younger children. It seems all too easy to allow a child to spend more time with a computer or television. However, these activities can even impede development of kindergarten readiness skills. What are some ideas that families can do instead to help young children learn math skills?
Over the Christmas holidays, while many students at LaRue County High School were playing video games and eating leftovers, Brian Anderson suited up and attended the prestigious Extemp Round Robin at the Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville, Tenn.
The cold hasn’t done anything to slow down LaRue County High School’s speech team, which traveled to the Trinity/North Oldham tournament over the past weekend and brought home several championships and second-place overall.
Parents struggle every year to decide if their child is ready to take that first big step into formal education called kindergarten. While there’s no perfect formula that determines when a child is truly ready, preschool is one tool some parents use to help their child get ready.
Science is all around us. Nearly everything we do has a scientific implication. We are a nation of citizens that depends greatly on science. Parents and educators can do many things to build a love and respect for science in our children.