Early Education

Looking for some children's books that can help kids get comfortable with the idea of heading off to school? Try these 5 great books about back to school!

We hosted a momstown Hot Wheels Track Challenge and during the event it was clear that not only can playing with cars and tracks be hours of entertainment for your preschooler, there are several teachable moments that help develop important skills.

We love this inexpensive and effective math manipulatives to help your child learn their colours, numbers, patterns and shapes using only coloured craft sticks and velcro dots found at the dollar store. Great ideas for toddlers, preschoolers and school aged kids.

A new report was released today from the Globe & Mail that outlines the academic impact that full day kindergarten has on our Grade 1s. Is it glorified daycare or is it helping prepare our kids?

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss's birthday and momstown moms and kids want to celebrate with crafts from their beloved Dr. Seuss books! We love this Cat in the Hat craft that incorporates fine motor skills, counting and patterning practice!

Every year Family Literacy Day is celebrated with thousands of events in homes, schools and literacy organizations across Canada. Here are 15 Ways to Celebrate Family Literacy Day and enjoy reading throughout the year!

Whether your princess is dressed up for a tea party or to act out a fairy tale, she will love reading about the stories from the tops of the castles.

Next time you and your child have a popsicle together, save the sticks and see what letters you can make!

Great ways to practice pre- literacy skills at home with your preschooler or kindergartener.