Dear Crabby, Why is preschool so hard?

Dear Crabby, I took my four-year-old son to preview a preschool today. I should have known better - he instantly regressed to constant interruptions, requests for toys, and a seeming inability to verbally answer the teacher showing us around. How can I teach my son proper social etiquette? Sincerely, Red-faced Rhonda Dear Red-faced Rhonda, Yes, I know that routine better than I wished I did. I can remember when our little angel was ready for preschool and we took him in to interview … [Read more...]

Shake off the winter blues at the Rochester Hills Public Library

Reading Comes Alive With Yoga Fridays, February 14, 21 & 28 Ages 4-5 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Story Room Register all children attending. Children are reading, absorbing the story, doing yoga poses, and exercising their body and brain muscles at once. This method of whole child learning stimulates academic curiosity and presents a fresh and integrative dimension to a class. Online registration begins one week prior to each session. Favorite Things Family Time Thursday, February … [Read more...]