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The power of learning through practice and play (plus free content for kids to start right away)
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Friday motivation: 6 inspiring quotes for every kid

The power of learning through practice and play (plus free content for kids to start right away)

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Long passed are the days when children learned using only textbooks and had to memorize things by heart, sometimes without actually truly understanding them. Nowadays more and more parents and educators realize that the most effective learning comes through play and practice. In order to gain knowledge and understand information kids need resources that foster their creativity, support their natural curiosity and let them use many senses.  That is how children discover the surrounding world and learn how it works, in the meantime getting bonus skills such as development of cognitive skills and social skills.

While choosing educational toys and books for kids, it’s important to pick the ones that match the child’s interests and instead of imposing certain activities on kids, suggest the resources they might like. Samantha Kemp-Jackson in her article ”Stop Forcing Summer Activities On Your Children” explains the dangers of structured time and notes down the benefits of the free play.

The benefits of play and practice were also our inspiration for creating the new series for kids aged 4-9. We are excited to announce they have just gone live on Amazon! Each of the 3 books fosters children’s creativity, promotes family time and helps kids learn through play and practice. Great blend of education with entertainment! But don’t just take our word for that – scroll down to get free samples of the books.

educational series

 

Children’s Book of Experiments

30 incredible experiments for young scientists

experiments for children

Check out the ebook on Amazon: http://amzn.to/29vrTev

Get a free experiment: http://bit.ly/28R67yV

 

Children’s Book of Recipes

30 fun dishes for young chefs

recipes for kids

 

Check out the ebook on Amazon: http://amzn.to/29qR7gj

Get a free recipe: http://bit.ly/29uZjKl

 

Children’s Book of Magic

30 Magic Tricks for Young Wizards

magic tricks for kids

Check out the ebook on Amazon: http://amzn.to/29teDbA

Get a free magic trick: http://bit.ly/29AKR3Q

 

Thanks for reading!

Magdalena | Appetite for Education

Friday motivation: 6 inspiring quotes for every kid

For the upcoming weekend check out these 6 great inspiring quotes for kids. Because every child needs some motivation from time to time 🙂

inspirational quotes for kids

1. ”No one is perfect – that’s why pencils have erasers.”

– Wolfgang Riebe

2.  ”Only surround yourself with people who will lift your higher.”

– Oprah Winfrey

 

3. ”Never waste a minute thinking of anyone you don’t like.”

– Eisenhower

 

4. ”The more that you read, the more  things you will know. The more that you learn, the more place you’ll go.”

– Dr. Suess

 

5. ”Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”

-Confucious

 

6. ”We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”

– Winston Churchill

 

Thanks for reading and see you next week!

Magdalena | Appetite For Education

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