Tips for fun family activities and projects – art, crafts, music, cooking and more – for parents and their children.
At Kiddie Academy® Educational Child Care, we like to say, “Community begins here.” We could also say it in Spanish - “Comunidad comienza aquí” - and mean the same thing. If you were raised in a household or area where English was the primary language, you may wonder why your…Read the full Kiddie Academy blog articleRead Post
Superheroes look a lot different in 2020. Instead of Luke Skywalker, Wonder Woman and Spider-Man, this year we have Julia the doctor, Richard the nurse and Carol the grocery clerk. That’s why this Halloween season, Kiddie Academy locations across the nation will be celebrating and elevating these everyday superheroes who…Read the full Kiddie Academy blog articleRead Post
As parents, it’s easy to feel guilty when we resort to using TV to entertain or educate our kids. But are we being too hard on ourselves when we do that? The short answer is, “Yes.” But you need to make sure you’re doing more than just turning on the…Read the full Kiddie Academy blog articleRead Post
For many of us, being sequestered in our homes has abruptly introduced us and our children to the world of online meetings and conversations. This isn’t a bad thing. But for many of us, it’s a new thing that takes a little getting used to. Now that it’s here, it’s…Read the full Kiddie Academy blog articleRead Post
Being stuck at home with nowhere to go can be boring (at best) and isolating (at worst). If you’re quarantining with young kids, you may find yourself shouldering their burden of boredom and isolation, as well. Fortunately, we live in a time when we have easy access to many resources…Read the full Kiddie Academy blog articleRead Post
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The learning doesn't stop for parents, either. That’s why we created an information resource with helpful tips on everything from enriching our STEM program at home to introducing lifelong healthy eating and fitness habits.