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Gardening and Child Development

Gardening helps younger children with their development and provides them with the skills needed to navigate the world efficiently. Gardening helps the kiddos practice locomotor, management, and object control skills as they haul materials back and forth to put the garden together and to water it. They also learn balance and hand-eye coordination. Fine motor … Continue reading Gardening and Child Development

Children and Meditation

One of the unfortunate disparities between impoverished children and other children is that the underserved don’t readily have available the tools needed to cope with stress. This can end up being completely devastating since high, ongoing stress is one of the most dominant byproducts of poverty. That's where meditation comes into play. Photo by Brett … Continue reading Children and Meditation