Join the Playful Learning team for some inspiring teacher talk… We are thrilled to officially announce our Art of Teaching workshop! This will be the first workshop that Playful Learning has created with the specific needs of teachers in mind. Our goal is to bring together like-minded educators from around the world to learn, explore, […]

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It’s mid-February and there is something in the air, something floating like tiny wisps through the heart shaped ether. That’s right, it’s snow. Well it is where we live anyway. Snow, snow and a bit more snow. So it’s appropriate that this month, the month in which love is celebrated in all it’s shocking pink, […]

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We all want our children to make healthy choices when it comes to taking care of themselves. I have always found that when they understand the reasons behind the choices we want them to make, they are more enthusiastic and empowered to do the right thing. It is for this reason that I was excited […]

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A post office is a fun theme that can be used to enrich other themes such as a holiday, or after a Birthday when your child is writing thank you cards. Post office play also can easily branch into subjects like Math, Geography and Environmental Studies.   Here is a list of props that you […]

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Anytime learning can be rooted in the world around them children thrive.  This is true for mathematics-based explorations, just as it is for science and history.  Right now snow, lots and lots of snow, surrounds my children.   There are many activities that can be done with snowflakes that enhance children’s mathematical understandings. First, if […]

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