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April 27, 2020

Happy Times May 2020

[quote author_name=”Jenni Rice” author_description=”Director & Owner” author_image=”https://www.halseyschools.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Jenni-Rice-Owner-Director.jpg” size=”small” style=”solid”] Our toys miss everyone so much! So I’ve been keeping them company. šŸ™‚ Here’s how we are staying in touch, what you can do at home, and a preview of what our morning screenings will be like when we return. See you SOON! [/quote] Temporarily Closed […]

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April 23, 2020

Open-Ended Questions; we use them everyday, so should you.

What’s an open ended question? Questions that have more than one right answer, or ones than can be answered in many ways, are called openā€ended or divergent questions. This way of asking questions stimulates more language use, acknowledges that there can be many solutions to one problem, affirms childrenā€™s ideas, and encourages creative thinking.Ā Ā  Openā€ended […]

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April 14, 2020

Using Repetition & Extension Language will increase your child’s vocabulary

Repetition and Extension Language Stimulation Techniques Repetition and Extension are language stimulation techniques that teachers and mommies and daddies like you can use to keep conversations with children going. They can also increase your child’s vocabulary. How to use repetition to increase your child’s vocabulary Listen to what your child says and then restate or […]

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