Ready Steady Go Kids!

Physical activity has been linked to many benefits for the developing child: it makes them smarter it can predict academic achievement it’s good for the brain it helps with emotional wellbeing it helps children develop social skills it’s good for overall health Declining Levels of Physical Activity in Children Unfortunately, for various reasons, there hasContinue reading “Ready Steady Go Kids!”

Physical Development: Making an Obstacle Course for Home Play

I’ve been inspired by The Curious Academy to create an “obstacle course” for the boys at home. Of course, with our limited space and resources, it will be nothing like the one at The Curious Academy (or Gymboree, for that matter) since foamnasium, climbing ladders, and gorilla playsets are either too expensive and/or impractical for our setup. A long time ago,Continue reading “Physical Development: Making an Obstacle Course for Home Play”