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Sensory-Friendly Fun with Julia at WKAR!

Kids visit WKAR to meet walkaround Julia -- who does things in her own unique way!

Sensory-Friendly Fun with Julia at WKAR!

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Down Syndrome and Treadmill Training

Treadmill training has a positive impact on infants with Down Syndrome.

Down Syndrome and Treadmill Training

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Parallel Talking with Your Infant

Parallell Talking is a great tool in supporting a child’s language development.

Parallel Talking with Your Infant

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Baby Treadmills Boost Motor Skills

Baby treadmills help speed up infant motor skill development.

Baby Treadmills Boost Motor Skills

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“Tummy Time” for Babies

“Tummy Time” increases physical activity in infants.

“Tummy Time” for Babies

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Baby Gestures and Signs Really Work!

Signing with your infant really does develop their communication skills.

Baby Gestures and Signs Really Work!

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Infant Signing Tips for Parents

Parents can begin using signs with infants as soon as they begin waving.

Infant Signing Tips for Parents

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Yoga Zen Time With Kids | Sparty Time!

Michigan State mascot Sparty and kids practice yoga to find their inner zen!

Yoga Zen Time With Kids | Sparty Time!

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Exercise Fun with Kids | Sparty Time!

Michigan State mascot Sparty coaches kids through a variety of fun exercises!

Exercise Fun with Kids | Sparty Time!

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Playtime Turns Toddlers into Music Makers

Something as simple as a scarf can help young kids learn music while having fun.

Playtime Turns Toddlers into Music Makers

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Music is a Second Language for Babies!

Infants and toddlers can learn music the same way they learn to speak!

Music is a Second Language for Babies!

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Nutrition Tips with Dr. Mona!

Flint pediatrician Dr. Mona says nutrition is key to children growing healthy and strong!

Nutrition Tips with Dr. Mona!

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Play Time Makes Reading Fun!

Incorporating play into reading time engages children while developing their storytelling.

Play Time Makes Reading Fun!

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Singing Builds Reading Skills

Singing along with your child at reading time helps develop their vocabulary development.

Singing Builds Reading Skills

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Five Easy Reading Practices for Kids!

Reading with your child motivates children to want to learn how to read.

Five Easy Reading Practices for Kids!

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Reading ‘Talk Time’ for Kids!

‘Talk Time’ with your child develops strong oral language and reading skills.

Reading ‘Talk Time’ for Kids!

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Shared Reading Fun with Kids!

Shared reading is the single most important activity to help a child learn to read.

Shared Reading Fun with Kids!

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Teaching Geometry with Shapes

Preschoolers learn early geometry skills by playing with shapes.

Teaching Geometry with Shapes

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Composing Numbers

Composing different numbers of items is an easy way to teach addition and subtraction.

Composing Numbers

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Filmmaking is Fun

High school students are introduced to the fun of filmmaking.

Filmmaking is Fun

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Math in Pretend Play

Pretend play can develop mathematical understanding in young children.

Math in Pretend Play

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Block Play

Children who begin playing with blocks at an early age perform better in math.

Block Play