Elmo and His Parents Learn About Patience On Busy Days
Parenting is hard work, but you’ve got this! There are many ways we can find balance between responsibility and play.
The more you know about brain development, the more you can do to help little ones thrive.
Find resources, activities, and videos on the importance of milestones in a child’s life.
In this webinar, take time to remember just how important you are to the wellbeing and development of children in your care. You truly are a brain builder!
Milestones: 3 months
Celebrate children’s growth by remembering important milestones.
Milestones: 2 years
Milestones are big stepping stones in learning.
Milestones: 12 months
Celebrate children’s growth by remembering important milestones!
Looking at Books
Books are a great way to bond with children of all ages.
Grown-Ups Come Back
Separations are tough on everyone, but routines and preparation help.
Forms of Play
As children grow, so do their styles of play.
Spending Time Together
Explore ways to bond with young children through playful, everyday interactions during daily routines.
Grover and his little cousin Marty help kids and adults notice and celebrate developmental milestones.
Discover more resources for parents, caregivers, and providers.
Learning Through Play
Did you know there is a relationship between play and learning? Children love to play and, as they do, they’re exploring the world around them, building self-confidence, and practicing important skills crucial to brain development.
Learning Through Routines
Ordinary moments such as getting dressed, preparing meals, cleaning up, or bedtime offer opportunities to build math, language, and other skills that prepare kids for school.
Reading together opens doors to new and exciting worlds. Helping children learn to read and nurturing a love of reading helps prepare them to succeed in school…and in life!