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Mo Willems Brings Elephant Gerald & Piggie To Life in an Off-Broadway Musical

Who are Elephant Gerald and Piggie? None other than the stars of a book series written by Mo Willems, an award-winning writer who is also known for his work with Sesame Street. In January, I had the pleasure of seeing six of those books come to life in one play, titled “We are in a Play.” In the…

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Preschool Activity: Penguins

Winter is a fun season for preschool activities. Everything from snowmen, to snowflakes to winter gear is fare game. In January, Aaron and I decided to learn about Penguins–not exclusive to winter, but they are all about the cold like New Yorkers in January right?.  Since we are continuing our part-time homeschooling journey, our Penguin project…

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Building An Interest to Read & It’s Purpose

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Our children’s ability to read is one of the most powerful life tools we can teach them to wield. Reading is an invaluable skill which enables our children to assume an ever-growing sense of control over their learning—and lives. They will use this one skill to access academic disciplines, extracurricular activities,…