Monthly Archives: May 2012
‘How can a bird that is born for joy sit in a cage and sing?’.
“‘From their earliest years children live on familiar terms with disrupting emotions — fear and anxiety are an intrinsic part of their everyday lives, they continually cope with frustrations as best they can. And it is through fantasy that children … Continue reading
“We are doing earlier and earlier to children what we shouldn’t do later.” These words of wisdom were offered by Lilian Katz – in reference to the current trend of aligning curriculum and programs in an effort to prepare children for the next step in their education.
Agnes worked for over ½ hour at scooping up sand and putting it in the sand pail.
She never lost concentration.
Also, a mobile (Calder style) of natural materials.
“Once a little boy sent me a charming card with a little drawing on it. I loved it. I answer all my children’s letters — sometimes very hastily — but this one I lingered over. I sent him a card … Continue reading
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