Is it Christmas Yet?

Is it Christmas Yet?

By Mari Lynn Garbowicz  Traditions can become a favorite part of the holiday season. The familiarity and anticipation of doing something special as a family year after year is special. One holiday activity that may become a family tradition is the 24 days of Christmas...
Developmental Milestones

Developmental Milestones

From September to November, Coffee and Kids articles will focus on developmental milestones for early childhood, specifically for 3, 4 and 5 year olds. At most every gathering with parents, we are asked “Is it normal for my child to…?” or “What should I expect to...
A Walk In the Woods

A Walk In the Woods

In last month’s Coffee &Kids article in the Library Page, the importance of making connections in the learning process was discussed. Summer offers particular opportunities for making connections that may be less likely during the school year and in the...
Deciphering Educational Lingo

Deciphering Educational Lingo

ACCOMMODATIONS VS. MODIFICATIONS Does your child find learning at school too easy? Does your child find learning at school to be a challenge? Have the teachers used the words accommodations or modifications? If you answered yes to the above questions, then this is the...