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Important Points to Remember When Playing at Online Casinos Abroad

October 12, 2022

Important Points to Remember When Playing at Online Casinos Abroad When playing at an online casino abroad, you must be aware of some important points before starting your gaming experience. First and foremost, you must use the correct information to create your account. This is crucial because false details will...

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TaxFree Status of Finland Gambling Winnings

October 10, 2022

Tax-Free Status of Finland Gambling Winnings The tax-free status of Finland gambling winnings gives the Finnish people the right to keep their earnings. Finnish people are entitled to keep 100% of their winnings in gambling. In addition, a number of online gambling operators have made strides to stay on top...

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Caring for Caterpillars

March 16, 2022

Perfect for a home or child care environment, welcoming live caterpillars is easy and engaging!

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Using Visuals Supports—Schedules and So Much More!

February 17, 2022

Just as adults use and rely on various visual cues (traffic signs, calendars, post-it notes, etc.), children do too.  Not only do these supports serve as important reminders, but they also establish expectations, promote language development, encourage autonomy, and provide comfort in knowing what’s coming up next. 

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When a Pet Dies–Supporting Children in Their Grief

January 31, 2022

Often, one of the first and most common grief experiences for young children is the death of a pet--whether a beloved family pet or a special pet at a caregiver's home. Just as with the death of a person, and depending on their age and development, every child will react differently to the death of a pet. Be patient and reassuring as you talk to...

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We All Worry

January 31, 2022

We all worry—some more than others. The same is true for children. It is natural and normal to worry and have fears. In fact, it is very common for young children to express a wide range of worries. The world is new, and their frame of reference is small.   Worry and fear are different forms of anxiety and are a normal part of development.

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Transitioning to Child Care

October 20, 2021

We know that starting child care can be hard. With this in mind, we've set out to offer a range of practical suggestions and online resources for both parents and providers. Tools and tips to help ease the transition, establish a sense of belonging, and pave the way for a successful child care partnership.

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For the Love of Sharing

October 20, 2021

When we model the language of sharing (positive assertiveness and waiting) we are teaching lifelong skills and increasing resiliency. When we, as adults, feel intrinsically motivated to share with others, our children will witness this kindness and learn from our example. 

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How Your Interactions Impact the Developing Brain

August 31, 2021

Home child care providers have a huge role in shaping the brain development of the young children in their care.  By providing a caring and responsive relationship and being sensitive to a child’s needs, caregivers nurture optimal brain growth—and support the formation of essential neural connections.

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Imagine.Create.Play. Resource Kit Handouts

April 22, 2021

Did you know? Nearly all of our kits include a detailed digital handout to help you make the most of the kit components—saving you valuable time searching for ideas and inspiration on how to integrate the kit materials into your daily program. We know that as you welcome children into your home each day you strive to create a nurturing environment which supports their emotional,...

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