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Parenting Tips - Three Easy DIY Learning Activities for Your Toddler

Marianne Puechl, Creator of My Mindful Toddler

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6 Videos (29m)
    • Intro - 3 Easy DIY Learning Activities for Your Toddler

      3:30
    • Setting Up Your First Learning Activity

      12:51
    • The Joy of Discovery! Introducing the Mystery Bag Activity

      6:16
    • Quick Tip: Fingerpainting To-Go!

      1:30
    • How to Organize the Clothespins Activity

      3:30
    • Wrap Up & Class Project Overview

      0:56

About This Class

Explore how to use innovative ways to adapt household items into clever, developmentally stimulating Learning Activities for Your Toddler.  In this 30-minute class, teacher, author & "creative mom" Marianne Puechl will show you several fun, step-by-step methods so that you can organize personalized activities for your toddler or preschooler that will pique their curiosity, keep them busy and engaged, develop their fine motor skills and support their blossoming need for more independence –and believe it or not, kickstart their pre-math skills, pre-reading and even the basics of art and science.   This class is more than pulling pots and pans out of the cabinet to ‘make music’, but it will be just as easy!  Ideal for parents, expectant parents, grandparents, caregivers of young children, and anyone who loves kids!  By the end of the class, you'll have all the info you need to create and introduce your favorite youngster to entertaining, developmentally appropriate Learning Activities right in your own home.

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Clever ideas for working with preschool children to increase attention span, improve motor skills, develop their minds and curiosity. Shows learning can be fun.

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Marianne Puechl

Creator of My Mindful Toddler

Marianne Puechl received her elementary teaching credential, with a focus in Science, from UC Irvine in 1989 but ever since, she has found that fate brings her most often into the classrooms of toddlers and young preschoolers. With experience in public & private schools, daycare facilities as well as in environmental education, Marianne loves to share insights with other caregivers of young children about how toddlers aged 14 months to 3 years crave activites that meet their blossoming need ...

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