Education


For Children Learning to Read, Not All Letters Are Equal

Friday, October 9th, 2015
The Alphabet Song If you don’t take your child’s reading and literacy VERY seriously and work on it consistently, by the time they enter school they may be so FAR behind as to never catch up!  That’s why we say here at Honey Bear; “Education:...

It’s a Family Affair: Reading Out Loud

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015
Connecting the dots – what we know about the developing brain and reading aloud. It’s tough to look inside the brain of a child. But sophisticated brain imaging techniques are starting to give us some ideas about brain development. And there is no doubt that...

It’s a Family Affair

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
(Reading That Is) Talking about your child’s education? Well, talk to your family first. No matter how large or how small the family and regardless of what you read or see in the news and social media – Education is a family affair. And nothing...

Education: It’s a Family Affair

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
  Remember the bumper stickers, “It takes a village…”? This was apparently a sage reference to the education of a child. It takes a village to educate a child…..References were made to third world villages where the entire community took responsibility for the education of...

Reading Aloud Makes for Good Readers

Monday, March 2nd, 2015
At Honey Bear Preschool and Child Care Center we do lots of things to encourage their minds to grow AND imaginations to soar. From art, to singing, to make believe and pretend games to running and playing in our well stocked outside play area, they...

Reading Aloud To Your Preschool Children

Sunday, February 15th, 2015
Literacy studies http://tinyurl.com/literacy-studies indicate that children are reading less and less. However there are some groups of children that continue to read as much as in previous generations. Reading aloud is the one element that makes a difference. If a child has been read aloud...