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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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    Music Maker Shakers for Babies!

    Babies can become music makers through play!

    Music Maker Shakers for Babies!

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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

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    Teaching Block Play

    Children and preschool teachers connect mathematics to block play.

    Teaching Block Play

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    Infant Signs Impact

    Signing with infants enhances the parental bond.

    Infant Signs Impact

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    WKAR Family

    Signing with Babies

    Signs and gestures are useful tools to develop infant communication skills.

    Signing with Babies

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    Preverbal Infant Communication

    Signing with infants and toddlers has a positive impact when they reach elementary school.

    Preverbal Infant Communication

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    WKAR Family

    Learning Math with Shapes

    Children and preschool teachers connect mathematics to block play.

    Learning Math with Shapes

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    Cardinality in Counting

    Children need repeated practice counting objects that they see and touch.

    Cardinality in Counting

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    Baby Signs for Stressful Situations

    Signing with your infant or toddler can help regulate their emotions.

    Baby Signs for Stressful Situations

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    Mealtime Signs

    Meal time is a great way to introduce signs and gestures to infants.

    Mealtime Signs