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April 12, 2017

Techy Toys that Teach and Sensory Play!

If you can’t beat em, join em! Or make what they’re addicted to a valuable tool 😉

We are living in a day and age where tablets like the iPad are King. We can’t get away from them! Try to keep them out of your home, and BAM! They’re in your child’s classroom! But no need to fear. The tablet doesn’t have to be this eye straining screen that turns your child into a zombie to just stare at it for hours. It actually can be a very valuable learning tool for your child. I’m someone who believes that exposure to screen time like the iPad and computers, are something that every parent should encourage. It’s learning how not to abuse the time spent in front of the screen, and also figuring out what programs/apps are best for teaching your child. You want these little guys to know how to work these techy gadgets and exposing them to it is simply part of the deal.  Read more