Learning Through Play – How to Capture Teachable Moments with Young Children

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When my daughters were young, we had so much fun integrating learning opportunities into games and play.  This happened quite often and quite naturally.  Little did we know then how much they were learning through playing, reading, doing chores, or Continue reading Learning Through Play – How to Capture Teachable Moments with Young Children

Simple Ways to Go Exploring in Nature with Children

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Children are born curious about the things around them. They wonder, they ask questions, they learn, they observe, and make deductions. Exploring nature with children will help foster their learning and growth no matter what age they are. Exploring Nature Continue reading Simple Ways to Go Exploring in Nature with Children

Prayers for Teachers – 5 Steps to Praying for Your Child’s Teacher

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When your child goes to school, the world shifts just a bit.  Your child is faced with new influences throughout the day while they are away from you.  Your prayers for their teachers are now more important than ever. As Continue reading Prayers for Teachers – 5 Steps to Praying for Your Child’s Teacher

Prayers for Educational Success – 5 Steps to Praying for Your Child

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No matter what month of the year you are reading this, you are probably already praying for educational success for your child.  School may be in a building down the road, in another city or state, or in your own Continue reading Prayers for Educational Success – 5 Steps to Praying for Your Child

Bedtime Prayers for Kids – How to Create an Evening Routine

Bedtime Prayers for Kids - Creating an Evening Routine

There are many things you, as a parent, can do to help your child feel loved and safe throughout the day.  One of the most important times in your child’s day is just before they go to sleep. Creating an Continue reading Bedtime Prayers for Kids – How to Create an Evening Routine

52 Bible Verses for Kids to Memorize this Year

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As a Christian mom, you realize the importance of teaching your child about Jesus. Part of that instruction comes with helping them to hide God’s word in their heart. Choosing Bible verses for kids to memorize can be daunting. Which Continue reading 52 Bible Verses for Kids to Memorize this Year