Child Development

How Investing In Preschool Beats The Stock Market, Hands Down- NPR
If you got 13 percent back on your investments every year, you’d be pretty happy, right? Remember, the S&P 500, historically, has averaged about 7 percent when adjusted for inflation. This study shows that not only does investing in children results in richer, fuller, healthier lives for the entire family, but it also makes economic sense, approximately 13 percent yearly returns worth.

Activities

Homemade play dough- Martha Stewart
Just flour + salt + oil + cream of tartar + water = home made play dough!  This tried and true recipe is a fun way for kids to see the process of transforming ingredients into a moldable ball of fun! Kids love mixing in color into the dough.

Try some One Preschool-favorite add-ins:

  • lavender oil
  • ground nutmeg and coffee grounds (for both the wonderful smell and texture)
  • cloves (for decoration)

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