Easter Art & Books!

Easter Art & Books!

Have Fun Getting Ready for Easter By Connie Goldin, LMFT   Easter is right around the corner. Kids are either out of school or will be soon. If you are feeling slightly overwhelmed about getting everything ready for an Easter celebration and want to involve the children in the process, try some easy, inexpensive Easter … Continue reading »

Safety ~ La Seguridad

Safety ~ La Seguridad

Health and Safety ~ La Salud y La Seguridad Teach and Protect ~ Enseñen y protejan   By Connie Goldin, MA, MFT   New for the Holidays Winter Holiday Safety & Poison Prevention Tips Cal Poison En Español Welcome ~ Bienvenidos.   Mom to Madre invites you to find material about health and safety for families … Continue reading »

Car Seat Safety -Infants

Car Seat Safety -Infants

Car Seat Safety By Age: Infants in Rear-facing Seats (The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) Description provided by organization that posted this video on YouTube: “Choosing and properly installing a child safety seat will help protect your baby from serious injuries. Remember, babies should remain rear-facing until they are 2 years of age.” For more information, … Continue reading »

Literacy Activities ~ Actividades de Alfabetización

Literacy Activities ~ Actividades de Alfabetización

Literacy Activities ~ Actividades de Alfabetización By/Por Connie Goldin, MA, MFT Talk, Read, Sing, Write, Play Hablen, Lean, Canten, Escriban, Jueguen Literacy begins at home… and in the neighborhood. Here are some ideas for creating “Literacy Boxes.” Fill boxes with supplies that reinforce literacy skills–learning letters and numbers, writing, recognizing print, counting, identifying shapes, and … Continue reading »

Literacy ~ Alfabetización

Literacy ~ Alfabetización

Literacy At Home   ~  Alfabetización en casa By/Por Connie Goldin, MA, MFT Talk, Read, Sing, Write, Play Hablen, Lean, Canten, Escriban, Jueguen   Enjoy Bilingual Books and Music for Children ~ Disfruten Libros y Canciones Infantiles Bilingües   There are so many wonderful books and music CDs for children. It’s a double treat to find bilingual books … Continue reading »

New Words, New Friends

New Words, New Friends

“New Words, New Friends” By Karen Nemeth and Diego Jiménez Manzano   By Connie Goldin, MA, MFT   Do you have a young child in a classroom where children have home languages different from yours? The chances are great that you do. According to educator, author, and dual-language learning expert, Karen Nemeth, Ed. M. , … Continue reading »

One By Kathryn Otoshi

One By Kathryn Otoshi

One By Kathrin Otoshi Colors, Numbers, Counting and Lots More!     By Connie Goldin, MA, MFT   I picked up One on a book buying trip and thumbed through it. It was beautiful. I glanced quickly and saw everything I wanted to show preschool parents about important pre-K skills–colors, numbers, counting, sizes and shapes. … Continue reading »