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Kindergarten Readiness, Part 2

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 06.23.2015 | Education
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

In this post, I will share many of the early academic indicators of kindergarten readiness. The list is by no means comprehensive, but it will provide families with an understanding of what will be expected of their child and offer tips to help them prepare their child for a successful transition to kindergarten.

Kindergarten Readiness, Part 1

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 06.16.2015 | Education
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

Most families know that early childhood education is critical for later school success. But most don't know which social/behavioral and early academic "kindergarten readiness" abilities and knowledge children should have by the time they are old enough to enter kindergarten.

Science for the Summer! Part Three: Explorations

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 10.28.2012 | Parents
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

If you think of everything in your environment as an opportunity to teach science to your child, you can create a wonder-filled summer of exploration.

Science for the Summer! Part Two: Explorations

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 10.09.2012 | Parents
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

It's fun to play with lights and shadows, whether in the sun outdoors or with a flashlight indoors.

Science for the Summer

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 09.23.2012 | Parents
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

Learning about science doesn't have to be limited to a museum. Here are some suggestions for creating opportunities right in your home: